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Norbert Sinner

Full name: Norbert Sinner
Gender: Male
Born: April 5, 1907 in Leudelange, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Died: November 9, 1945 in Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Country: LUX Luxembourg
Sport: Cycling


In addition to his Olympic appearance, Norbert Sinner was best for his work in the Luxembourg – Remich race, winning in 1927, placing second in 1926 and fourth in 1928. He also raced cyclo-cross, finishing third in the 1928 Luxembourg Cyclo-Cross Championships, and 10th in the 1928 Critérium International de Cyclo-Cross. Sinner later raced automobiles and was better known for his work in that sport. He raced a 2.3 litre Bugatti in the early 1930s, placing second at the Bupperich and the Grand Prix de l’AC Luxembourgeois in 1932, and third in 1933 at the Echternach Hillclimb. In 1933 he raced at Spa with Joseph Zigrand, in a 3 litre Bugatti. In 1945 Sinner was executed for collaborating with the Nazis during their occupation of Luxembourg.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Luxembourg LUX 40
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Cycling Men's Road Race, Team Luxembourg LUX 10

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Cycling Luxembourg Final Standings 40 5-27:54

Men's Road Race, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TT
1928 Summer 21 Amsterdam Cycling Luxembourg LUX Final Standings 10 5-27:54
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