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Helmut Heinhold

Full name: Helmut Heinhold
Gender: Male
Born: July 1, 1927 in Bremen, Bremen, Germany
Died: November 7, 2008 in Herne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: Vegesacker RV, Bremen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Helmut Heinhold won a surprise silver medal in the coxed pairs with [Heinz Manchen] and [Helmut Noll] at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. They qualified for the games as winners of the German Championships the same year. Heinhold and Manchen won the Germans again in 1953 and 1954 but with different coxes. At the 1953 European Championships they finished second. Heinhold then moved to the eights and was in the crew that finished third at the national championships each year from 1957-59. Noll, Manchen and Heinhold were awarded the Silver Bay Leaf for their 1952 Olympic silver medal.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Rowing Men's Coxed Pairs Germany GER 2 Silver

Men's Coxed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit T
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Rowing Germany GER Heinz Manchen Final Round 8:32.1
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Rowing Germany GER Heinz Manchen Semi-Finals Repêchage Heat One 7:54.7
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Rowing Germany GER Heinz Manchen Semi-Finals Heat One 8:12.9
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Rowing Germany GER Heinz Manchen Round One Heat One 8:02.3
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