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Martin Karl

Full name: Martin Karl
Gender: Male
Born: June 3, 1911 in Würzburg, Bayern, Germany
Died: March 1, 1942 in Mikhaylovka, Volgograd, Russia
Affiliations: Würzburger RV Bayern, Würzburg (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Martin Karl was a rower with the German gold medal-winning coxless fours at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. He started rowing in coxed eights with Würzburger Ruderverein 1875, with whom he won the German Championship 1933-34 and in 1936 he won the national coxless fours title. He won the European coxless fours championships in 1934. In 1942, Karl was killed-in-action at the Eastern front during World War II.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Rowing Men's Coxless Fours Germany GER 1 Gold

Men's Coxless Fours

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Rowing Germany GER Final Round 7:01.8
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat One 6:22.5
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