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Martin Stahnke

Full name: Martin Stahnke
Gender: Male
Weight: 170 lbs (77 kg)
Born: November 11, 1888 in Briesen, Brandenburg, Germany
Died: February 28, 1969 in Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany
Affiliations: BRC, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Rowing

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

German rower Martin Stahnke won a bronze medal in coxless pairs at the 1908 London Olympics alongside [Martin Stahnke]. Shortly before the Games they finished second at the German Championships. The Henley course at that time was so narrow, that only two boats could start beside each other per race.

Stahnke moved to the single sculls after the London Games and at Stockholm in 1912 he reached the quarterfinals. In 1909 he was runner-up at the German Championships. During his career Stahnke claimed 105 wins in singles, doubles, fours and eights.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 19 London Rowing Men's Coxless Pairs Berliner Ruderclub GER 3T Bronze
1912 Summer 23 Stockholm Rowing Men's Single Sculls Germany GER 2 h3 r2/4

Men's Single Sculls

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit T
1912 Summer 23 Stockholm Rowing Germany GER Quarter-Finals Heat Three 7:58.8
1912 Summer 23 Stockholm Rowing Germany GER Round One Heat Two 8:28.8

Men's Coxless Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit
1908 Summer 19 London Rowing Berliner Ruderclub GER Willy Düskow Round One Heat Two
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