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Sebastian Hering

Full name: Sebastian Hering
Gender: Male
Born: August 21, 1910 in Munich, Bayern, Germany
Died: February 28, 1978 in Munich, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: ESV Neuaubing, München (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

German featherweight Sebastian Hering was second at the 1931 Greco-Roman European Championships and was a gold medal winner four years later. His father was also a wrestler and Sebastian’s first coach. In 1933 and 1934 he won the German national title and at the 1936 Berlin Olympics he finished fourth, losing in the fifth round to Swede [Einar Karlsson] by a 3-0 decision. After the Games Hering stepped up to light and welterweight. In 1942 he won his third German title, the Greco-Roman lightweight title, and he also eight more podiums in national championships. Hering was a trained fitter and employed by the German Reichsbahn.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Men's Featherweight, Greco-Roman Germany GER 4

Men's Featherweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Final Standings 4 1936-08-06
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Five 4 1936-08-09 5
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Five Match #2 2 1936-08-09 Karlsson (SWE) decision (3-0), Hering (GER) 3
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Four 2T 1936-08-08 2
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Four Match #3 1 1936-08-08 Hering (GER) decision (3-0), Szlązak (POL) 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Three 2 1936-08-07 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Three Match #5 1 1936-08-07 Hering (GER) decision (3-0), Reini (FIN) 1
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Two 1T 1936-08-07 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round Two Match #5 1 1936-08-07 Hering (GER) fall (0:40), Morrell (GBR) 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round One 1T 1936-08-06 0
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Wrestling Germany GER Round One Match #4 1 1936-08-06 Hering (GER) fall (11:33), Horvath (ROU) 0
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