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Manfred Kersch

Full name: Manfred Kersch
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (169 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: September 19, 1913 in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Died: May 2, 1994 in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: Eintracht Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics


Sprinter Manfred Kersch was eliminated in the heats of the 100 at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. At the 1938 European Championships Kersch won a gold medal in the sprint relay together with [Gerd Hornberger], [Karl Neckermann], and non-Olympian Jakob Scheuring. In 1943 Kersch won his only German title with the sprint relay.

Personal Best\: 100 – 10.4 (1938).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Athletics Men's 100 metres Germany GER 3 h1 r1/4

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1936 Summer 22 Berlin Athletics Germany Round One Heat One 3 10.8
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