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Hermann Schlöske

Full name: Hermann Schlöske
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: June 24, 1905 in Grunewald, Berlin, Germany
Died: January 6, 1991 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Affiliations: Berliner SC, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Related Olympians: Brother of Helmut Schlöske.


Sprinter Hermann Schlöske, brother of [Helmut Schlöske], was eliminated in the second round of the 200 metres at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics. He was German Champion in the 200 in 1924, and sprint relay champion in 1929 (setting a world record) and 1930, also winning a 4x400 title in 1929.

A merchant and entrepreneur, Hermann Schlöske later became an athletics coach and in February 1968 adopted his pupil and 400 runner [Horst-Rüdiger Pfau], who took the name Schlöske and competed in the 1972 München Games. In 1951, Hermann Schlöske was awarded the DLV needle in gold.

Personal Best: 200 – 21.6 (1928).


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 200 metres Germany GER 3 h2 r2/4

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Quarter-Finals Heat Two 3
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Round One Heat Seven 2 QU 25.0
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