Full name: Xaver HÃ¶ger
Height: 6-2 (188 cm)
Weight: 163 lbs (74 kg)
Born: April 7, 1930 in Bad GrÃ¶nenbach, Bayern, Germany
Died: April 7, 2014 in Bad GrÃ¶nenbach, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: TV GrÃ¶nenbach, Bad GrÃ¶nenbach (GER)
Long-distance runner Xaver HÃ¶ger placed 17th in the 1960 Rome 10K, after placing 12th at the 1958 European Championships. From 1954-60 HÃ¶ger earned 20 international caps. In 1956 he was West German Champion in the cross country (7,500 m) and in 1959 in the 10K. He later owned a laundry. In 2014 he suddenly died at the age of 84 after a family celebration during a light meal.
Personal Best\: 10000 â 29:19.0 (1960).
|1960 Summer||30||Roma||Athletics||Men's 10,000 metres||Germany||GER||17|
|1960 Summer||30||Roma||Athletics||Germany||Final Standings||17||29:58.0||29:50.20|