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Victor Hendrix

Full name: Victor Hendrix
Gender: Male
Height: 5-11.5 (182 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: September 22, 1935 in Neuss, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: Neußer RV, Neuss (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing


West German rower Victor Hendrix failed to reach the final with the coxless fours at the 1960 Roma Olympics, losing closely to the USA boat in the semifinals. One year earlier he earned a West German national title with Neußer RV and the silver medal at the Europeans.

Hendrix then completed his mechanical engineering studies in Aachen. In 1962, the graduate engineer started a professional apprentice at the PLU Pierburg Aeronautical Union Union (later A. Pierburg - Auto- und Luftfahrzeugbau, and then TRW), based at Neuss. After his retirement he moved to France (Provence) with his second wife.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 24 Roma Rowing Men's Coxless Fours Germany GER 2 h1 r2/3

Men's Coxless Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1960 Summer 24 Roma Rowing Germany GER Round One Repêchage Heat One 6:27.61
1960 Summer 24 Roma Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat Three 6:36.81
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