German sports shooter Erich Hotopf participated in the small-bore rifle event over 50 metres at the 1936 Berlin Olympics and finished 23rd. At the 1950 World Championships held in Olso he won a bronze medal as member of the German free rifle prone team. By profession, Hotopf was a policeman. In 1964 he won his only German national title.
|1936 Summer||26||Berlin||Shooting||Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres||Germany||GER||23T|
|1936 Summer||26||Berlin||Shooting||Germany||GER||Final Standings||292|