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Hans Marr

Full name: Hans Marr
Gender: Male
Born: October 7, 1914 in Oberhof, Thüringen, Germany
Died: March 20, 1942 in Barysaw, Minsk Voblast, Belarus
Affiliations: Oberhof
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Ski Jumping

Biography

Ski jumper Hans Marr came in tenth on the normal hill at the 1936 Garmisch Partenkirchen Winter Olympics. In 1930 he won the Thuringia Championship. At the Nordic World Championships he was 18th in 1938 and 13th in 1939. By profession, Marr was a shoemaker. During World War II he attained the rank of Unteroffizier but was killed-in-action somewhere near Minsk, Belarus, in 1942, after skiing into a landmine. After the war, a ski jumping competition in Oberhof was named the Hans-Marr-Cup in Marr’s honour.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Winter 21 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual Germany GER 10

Men's Normal Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S
1936 Winter 21 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Jumping Germany Final Standings 10 214.2
1936 Winter 21 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Jumping Germany Jump 1 12 107.0 71.5 57.0 50.0 17.0 17.0 16.0
1936 Winter 21 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Jumping Germany Jump 2 8 107.2 69.0 55.2 52.0 17.5 18.0 16.5
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