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Hans Köhler

Full name: Hans Köhler
Gender: Male
Born: June 21, 1936 in Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: DSW 1912, Darmstadt (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Swimming

Biography

West German freestyle swimmer Hans Köhler from Darmstadt failed to reach the semi-finals of both the 100 and 400 freestyle at the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games, but finished fifth with the 4x200 freestyle relay team. In 1955 and 1956 he captured the West German national titles in the 200 and 400 freestyle. From 1954-57 he represented West Germany in 12 international matches.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Swimming Men's 100 metres Freestyle Germany GER 5 h1 r1/3
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Swimming Men's 400 metres Freestyle Germany GER 4 h2 r1/2
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Swimming Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay Germany GER 5

Men's 100 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Swimming Germany Round One Heat One 5 59.8

Men's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Swimming Germany Round One Heat Two 4 4:43.5

Men's 4 × 200 metres Freestyle Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Swimming Germany GER Final 5 2:10.3 2:10.3 6
1956 Summer 20 Melbourne Swimming Germany GER Round One Heat One 3 2:11.7 2:11.7 4
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