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Rabod Wilhelm von Kröcher

Full name: Rabod Wilhelm von Kröcher
Gender: Male
Born: June 30, 1880 in Kingsbridge, Devon, Great Britain
Died: December 25, 1945 in Groß Brunsrode, Lehre, Niedersachsen, Germany
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Equestrianism

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Rabod Wilhelm von Kröcher was an active officer in the Royal Prussian Army and a show jumper. He won a silver medal in the individual event at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics on his horse [Dohna]. Von Kröcher studied at the University of Heidelberg but did not graduate. He then joined the German Cavalry and served as a riding teacher in the Gardes du Corps in Hannover. After World War I he retired and lived on Rittergut Vinzelberg in Saxony-Anhalt until it was seized by the government in 1945.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 31 Stockholm Equestrianism Men's Jumping, Individual Germany GER 2 Silver

Men's Jumping, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Horse Phase Unit Rank PTS T JO P/T
1912 Summer 31 Stockholm Equestrianism Germany Dohna Final Standings 2 186 3:37.2 53/1:10.0
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