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Ruth Halbsguth

Full name: Ruth Halbsguth (-Hoffmann)
Gender: Female
Born: December 9, 1916 in Eckernförde, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Died: October 12, 2003 in Eckernförde, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Affiliations: Nixe Charlottenburg, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

German swimmer Ruth Halbsguth won the silver medal with the 4x100m freestyle relay team at the 1934 European Championships. Two years later she enjoyed the same success at the 1936 Berlin Olympics with team-mates with [Leni Lohmar], [Inge Schmitz] and [Gisela Jacob-Arendt]. Between 1933-38 Halbsguth was the German 400m freestyle champion six years in a row.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 19 Berlin Swimming Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay Germany GER 2 Silver

Women's 4 × 100 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank
1936 Summer 19 Berlin Swimming Germany GER Final 2
1936 Summer 19 Berlin Swimming Germany GER Round One Heat Two 2
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