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Richard Liebscher

Full name: Richard Liebscher
Gender: Male
Born: November 2, 1910 in Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: TKH, Hannover (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Fencing

Biography

Fencer Richard Liebscher participated at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. He was eliminated in the first round of the individual sabre and in the second round of the team event. He won 14 national titles, six of them individual titles. He was foil champion in 1939 and 1940, and sabre champion in 1942-43 and 1951-52. He was six times the German sabre team champion with TK Hannover. He was awarded the Silver Bay Leaf in 1956. After his competitive career he acted as a coach in Nürnberg.

By profession, Liebscher became a merchant in the cable industry after World War II. During the war he was a member of the SS. In 1952 he married fellow German fencer Dora Stapelmann.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 41 Helsinki Fencing Men's Sabre, Individual Germany GER 5 p6 r1/4
1952 Summer 41 Helsinki Fencing Men's Sabre, Team Germany GER 3 p3 r2/4

Men's Sabre, Individual

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BW BL TR
1952 Summer 41 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Round One Pool Six 5 1952-07-31 4 3 26

Men's Sabre, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MW ML BW BL TBW/TD IBW
1952 Summer 41 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Pool Three 3 1952-07-29 0 2 10 20
1952 Summer 41 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Pool Three 2 1952-07-29 USA 11, GER 5 5 0
1952 Summer 41 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Pool Three 2 1952-07-29 FRA 9, GER 5 5 2
1952 Summer 41 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Round One Pool Four 2 1952-07-29 1 0 9 7
1952 Summer 41 Helsinki Fencing Germany GER Round One Pool Four 1 1952-07-29 GER 9, URS 7 9 2
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