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Karl Koch

Full name: Karl Ernst Georg Koch
Gender: Male
Born: June 30, 1910 in Alsfeld, Hessen, Germany
Died: June 28, 1944
Affiliations: RV 1890 Alsfeld, Alsfeld (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Cycling

Biography

At the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics, Karl Koch belonged to the German road cycling team which could not finish the race because he was the only member of their team to cross the finish line. He was, however, classified 45th in the individual race. The same year he became German road champion. In 1930 he participated in the Tour of Germany, and in 1931 came 15th in the Paris-Roubaix Classic. By profession, he was a baker and pastry master. He was killed in action in 1944 during World War II.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 17 Amsterdam Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Germany GER 45

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 17 Amsterdam Cycling Germany Final Standings 45 5-33:32
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