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Erich Schmidt

Full name: Erich Schmidt
Gender: Male
Born: February 27, 1925 in Fürstenhausen, Völklingen, Saarland, Germany
Died: September 24, 2009 in Völklingen, Saarland, Germany
Affiliations: KSV 09 "Deutsche Eiche" Völklingen-Fürstenhausen, Völklingen (GER)
Country: SAA Saar
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Greco Roman wrestler Erich Schmidt took part in the lightweight division at the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games, and was eliminated in the third round. In 1953 he was the German welterweight champion and that same year he finished 10th in the World Championships. He retired in 1968 at the age of 43.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman Saar SAA AC

Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MMR/RE BP MR
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Saar SAA Final Standings AC 1952-07-24 Eliminated r3/7 5
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Saar SAA Round Three 8T 1952-07-26 5
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Saar SAA Round Three Match #2 1 1952-07-26 Schmidt (SAA) decision (3-0), Cools (BEL) 1
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Saar SAA Round Two 10T 1952-07-25 4
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Saar SAA Round Two Match #3 1 1952-07-25 Schmidt (SAA) decision (2-1), Petmezas (GRE) 1
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Saar SAA Round One 11T 1952-07-24 3
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Saar SAA Round One Match #2 2 1952-07-24 Hussain (EGY) decision (3-0), Schmidt (SAA) 3
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