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Charles Winckler

Full name: Charles Gustav Wilhelm Winckler
Gender: Male
Born: April 9, 1867 in Frederiksberg, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Died: December 17, 1932 in Frederiksberg, Hovedstaden, Denmark
Affiliations: Handelsstandens AK, København (DEN)
Country: DEN Denmark
Sport: Tug-Of-War, Athletics

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Charles Winckler competed in athletics at the 1900 Paris Olympics, in the shot put and discus throw, and was also a member of the combined Danish/Swedish tug-of-war team that won the gold medal in 1900. Winckler was mainly known as a weight thrower in athletics. He was Danish shot put champion from 1901-03 and discus throw champion in 1902. He was Danish record holder in the discus from 1897-1907, and in the shot put from 1896-1903. Winckler also was entered at the 1896 Olympics, in freestyle swimming events, but did not appear in Athina. He was a member of the Handelsstandens Athletklub.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer 33 Paris Tug-Of-War Men's Tug-Of-War Denmark/Sweden DEN 1 Gold
1900 Summer 33 Paris Athletics Men's Shot Put Denmark DEN 10
1900 Summer 33 Paris Athletics Men's Discus Throw Denmark DEN 8T

Men's Tug-Of-War

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1900 Summer 33 Paris Tug-Of-War Denmark/Sweden DEN Final Round Match 1/2 1 1900-07-16 Denmark/Sweden 2, Racing Club de France 0

Men's Shot Put

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1900 Summer 33 Paris Athletics Denmark Final Standings 10 10.76
1900 Summer 33 Paris Athletics Denmark Qualifying Round 10 10.76

Men's Discus Throw

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank D
1900 Summer 33 Paris Athletics Denmark Final Standings 8T 32.50
1900 Summer 33 Paris Athletics Denmark Qualifying Round 8T 32.50
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