Full name: Paul Gunia
Height: 5-8 (173 cm)
Weight: 128 lbs (58 kg)
Born: February 27, 1885 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: March 1, 1955 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Teutonia 1899 Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Race walker Paul Gunia was eliminated in the heats of the 1908 London Olympics of the 3,500 metre and 10 miles walk. In 1912, he was German Champion over 3,000 metres. He set several German records and in 1908 became the first German race walker under 13 minutes, and one year later he set a world record for 20 km. After World War I he worked as a sports teacher.
Personal Bests\: 10kmW – 45:43 (1908).
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Men's 3,500 metres Walk||Germany||GER||4 h1 r1/2|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Men's 10 mile Walk||Germany||GER||7 h1 r1/2|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Germany||Round One||Heat One||4||16:38.0|
|1908 Summer||23||London||Athletics||Germany||Round One||Heat One||7||1-26:09.4|