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Johan Hin

Full name: Johannes Jozef Antonius "Johan" Hin
Gender: Male
Born: January 3, 1899 in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Died: June 29, 1957 in Haarlem, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Country: NED Netherlands
Sport: Sailing

Related Olympians: Son of Cornelis Hin; Brother of Frans Hin.

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Johan Hin was the elder brother of [Frans Hin] and [Cornelis Hin] was their father. Johan probably took part in all four races. Four years later he finished fifth in the Monotype Class substituting for his father, who acquired rheumatism.

Johan Hin first joined the Schotenhof Benedictine Monastery at Antwerpen, where he called himself Ansgar. A few years later he returned to Haarlem to become a documentary filmmaker. Amongst others, he worked with Joris Ivens (1898-1989) and Hans Richter (1888-1976). From 1937 his topic was sailing, for example in 4,000 Mijl onder Zeil (4,000 miles under sail). In the meantime, to make a living he was compelled to work in his father's hosiery mill. Nevertheless, Johan Hin made 25 documentaries through 1949.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Sailing Mixed 12 foot Beatrijs III-1 NED 1 Gold
1924 Summer 25 Paris Sailing Mixed One Person Dinghy Netherlands NED 5

Mixed One Person Dinghy

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T
1924 Summer 25 Paris Sailing Netherlands Final Round 5 10
1924 Summer 25 Paris Sailing Netherlands Final Round Race One AC DQ [1-42:13]
1924 Summer 25 Paris Sailing Netherlands Final Round Race Two 2 1-45:51
1924 Summer 25 Paris Sailing Netherlands Round Two Race One 1 QU 1-58:39
1924 Summer 25 Paris Sailing Netherlands Round One Race One AC DQ

Mixed 12 foot

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Final Standings 1920-07-07 4
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race One 1920-07-07 1-04:56
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Two 1920-07-08
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Two Re-run 1920-09-03 2-14:10
1920 Summer 21 Antwerpen Sailing Beatrijs III-1 NED Race Three 1920-09-03 1-14:28
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