Full name: Josef NÄmeckÃ½
Born: December 6, 1900 in NovÃ© MÄsto na MoravÄ, VysoÄina, Czech Republic
Died: June 10, 1943
Affiliations: SK NovÃ© MÄsto
Sport: Cross Country Skiing
Related Olympians: Brother of Otakar NÄmeckÃ½.
Josef NÄmeckÃ½ was a three times Czechoslovakian champion in cross-country skiing, in 1926 in the 18 and 50 km runs and in 1928 in the 18 km for a second time. He also competed in the World Championships five times, in 1925, 1927 and 1929-31, with the best performances in the 50 km in 1925 and 1927, when he finished sixth. At athletics, he was also an excellent long distance runner winning national titles in 5.000 m (1926), cross-country (1928) and 10.000 m (1927-28). He also placed first in the BÄchovice â Praha road race in 1927 and 1928. In 1927, he set a national record in the 10.000 m with 33:22.8 min.
|1924 Winter||23||Chamonix||Cross Country Skiing||Men's 50 kilometres||Czechoslovakia||TCH||17|
|1928 Winter||27||Sankt Moritz||Cross Country Skiing||Men's 50 kilometres||Czechoslovakia||TCH||11|
|1924 Winter||23||Chamonix||Cross Country Skiing||Czechoslovakia||Final Standings||17||5-05:06|
|1928 Winter||27||Sankt Moritz||Cross Country Skiing||Czechoslovakia||Final Standings||11||5-35:46||27:02||19||53:00||=16||1-28:00||=13||1-53:30||14||2-29:02||22||4-15:30||12||5-05:51||11|