Full name: Hermann HÃ¤nchen
Height: 6-0 (184 cm)
Weight: 187 lbs (85 kg)
Born: January 26, 1898 in SzczepanÃ³w, IÅowa, Lubuskie, Poland
Affiliations: PSV Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Discus thrower Hermann HÃ¤nchen was eliminated in the qualifying round of the 1928 Olympic Games at Amsterdam. This was his only appearance at a major international competition, although he took part in seven international dual matches. From 1924-32 he collected six German titles in different discus disciplines, also adding six runners-up in shot put and discus throw, and a further three third places. In 1924 HÃ¤nchen established a European record in the shot put with 13.24 metres. By profession HÃ¤nchen was a policeman in Berlin.
Personal Best: DT â 45.72 (1928).
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