You Are Here > > > Karl Neckermann

Karl Neckermann

Full name: Karl Neckermann
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: March 14, 1911 in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: March 7, 1984 in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Affiliations: PSG Mannheim, Mannheim (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics


German sprinter Karl Neckermann was eliminated in the 200 metres at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. His greatest moment came at the 1938 European Championships, winning the title with the 4x100 relay together with [Manfred Kersch], [Gerd Hornberger], and non-Olympian Jakob Scheuring. In 1935 he earned his only German title in the 200. He set one European record in the 100 (1939) and two with the sprint relay (1938/9). After his active career Neckermann became a starter and international judge.

Personal Best\: 200 – 21.2 (1939).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Athletics Men's 200 metres Germany GER 5 h1 r3/4

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H)
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Athletics Germany Semi-Finals Heat One 5 21.8w
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Athletics Germany Quarter-Finals Heat Four 3 QU 21.6
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Athletics Germany Round One Heat Three 3 QU 21.8
id: 70,425