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Jakob Schüller

Full name: Jakob Schüller
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: June 26, 1905 in Duisburg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Died: January 22, 1944 in Kołki, Zachodniopomorskie, Poland
Affiliations: KTSV Preussen 1855, Krefeld (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Athletics

Biography

Sprinter Jakob Schüller finished sixth and last in the final of the 200 at the 1928 Amsterdam Olympics, after winning his heats in the first and second round. He participated in four international matches and set two world records, in the 100 with 10.4 in 1927, and in the sprint relay with 40.8 in 1928. Schüller won titles from the German Gymnastics Federation in the 100 and 200 in 1924, and from the German Athletics Association in the 200 in 1925. In 1927 and 1928 he was runner-up in the 200. By profession, he was a merchant. Schüller went missing in action in 1944 during World War II.

Personal Best: 200 – 21.1 (1928).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Men's 200 metres Germany GER 6

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T L
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Final 6 22.2 1
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Semi-Finals Heat One 3 QU 22.1
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Quarter-Finals Heat One 1 QU 22.0
1928 Summer 22 Amsterdam Athletics Germany Round One Heat Four 1 QU 22.0
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