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Alfred Obschernikat

Full name: Alfred Obschernikat
Gender: Male
Born: May 14, 1926 in Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: October 15, 2005 in Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Affiliations: DSV 98, Duisburg (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Water Polo

Related Olympians: Father of Werner Obschernikat.

Biography

Alfred Obschernikat was a member of the West German water polo team that finished sixth at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics. Domestically he played for DSV 98 Duisburg. In 1958, 1961 and 1962 Obschernikat helped Duisburg to win the West German Championships. He died in 2005 after a long and serious illness. He later worked as a coach and became the father of [Werner], who participated in three Olympic Games 1976, 1984 and 1988, Ralf, also a water polo player, and Britta, a nationally successful swimmer.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Water Polo Men's Water Polo Germany GER 6

Men's Water Polo

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Final Round Match #3 2 1956-12-03 USA 4, GER 3
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Final Round Match #5 1T 1956-12-04 YUG 2, GER 2
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Final Round Match #8 2 1956-12-05 HUN 4, GER 0 0
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Final Round Match #11 2 1956-12-07 URS 6, GER 4
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Group C Match #1 1 1956-11-28 GER 5, SGP 1
1956 Summer 30 Melbourne Water Polo Germany GER Group C Match #3 2 1956-11-30 ITA 4, GER 2
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