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Sebastião Wolf

Full name: Sebastião Wolf
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Born: February 5, 1869 in Gößweinstein, Bayern, Germany
Died: March 15, 1936 in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Country: BRA Brazil
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Sebastião Wolf’s father died young and his mother married the German-Brazilian naturalist Hermann Albrecht Friedrich von Ihering, who went to Brazil in 1880 and stayed there for 30 years. Wolf assisted his stepfather in research on birds and fish and assisted him with publications. Wolf was a famous marksman in Porto Alegre, and later became president of his club Tiro 4. In 1910, he participated in the first international shooting contest in South America, the tournament celebrating the Centenary of Argentine Independence and two years later won a bronze medal at the Pan American Games in Buenos Aires with the Brazilian pistol shooting team. In 1915, Wolf won the Brazilian championship in Rio de Janeiro, outshooting his Antwerpen teammates [Afrânio da Costa] and [Guilherme Paraense]. Wolf was the owner of a biscuit factory. His family produced a number of accomplished shooters.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Men's Military Pistol, Team Brazil BRA 4
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres Brazil BRA AC
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres, Team Brazil BRA 3 Bronze
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Men's Military Pistol, 30 metres Brazil BRA AC

Men's Military Pistol, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank PTS
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Brazil BRA Final Standings 4 249

Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Brazil BRA Final Standings 454

Men's Free Pistol, 50 metres, Team

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank TP IP
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Brazil BRA Final Standings 3 2,264 454

Men's Military Pistol, 30 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS
1920 Summer 51 Antwerpen Shooting Brazil BRA Final Standings 249
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