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Helmut Nonn

Full name: Helmut Nonn
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: October 18, 1933 in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: Uhlenhorst Mülheim
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Hockey

Related Olympians: Brother of Wolfgang Nonn.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

The West German field hockey team at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics earned a bronze medal by winning the deciding game against Great Britain 3-1. In the semi-finals Germany had lost 0-1 to India. Helmut Nonn, brother of [Wolfgang Nonn], played for Uhlenhorst Mülheim domestically and also participated in the 1960 Olympic tournament, where the team finished in seventh place. From 1956-64 he claimed 50 international caps. In 1956 he was awarded the Silver Bay Leaf.

With Uhlenhorst Mülheim Nonn won the West German Championships in 1954, 1955, 1957, 1958, 1960 and 1964. From 1981-88 he was president of his club and in 1989 became its honorary president.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Men's Hockey Germany GER 3 Bronze
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Men's Hockey Germany GER 7

Men's Hockey

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result GP G
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Final Standings 3 1956-11-23 5 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Final Round Match 3/4 1 1956-12-06 GER 3, GBR 1 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Semi-Finals Match #1 2 1956-12-03 IND 1, GER 0 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #2 1 1956-11-24 GER 5, NZL 4 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #4 1T 1956-11-27 GER 0, BEL 0 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #5 1T 1956-11-29 PAK 0, GER 0 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Germany GER Final Standings 7 1960-08-26 3 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Germany GER Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1960-09-05 PAK 2, GER 1 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Germany GER Classification Round 5-8 Match #1 2 1960-09-08 NZL 1, GER 0 0
1960 Summer 26 Roma Hockey Germany GER Group C Match #1 2 1960-08-29 KEN 1, GER 0 0
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