Rolf Lauer

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRolf•Lauer
Used nameRolf•Lauer
Born11 September 1931 in Bildstock, Friedrichsthal, Saarland (GER)
Died25 May 1986 in Völklingen, Saarland (GER)
AffiliationsTV 1883 Bildstock, Friedrichsthal (GER)
NOC Saar


Rolf Lauer was part of the Saar gymnastics team that finished 22nd at the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games. Individually he finished 150th in the all-around competition. The team was coached by Kurt Marschollek who also introduced volleyball to the Saarland.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1952 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) SAA Rolf Lauer
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) =150
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Saar 22
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) =144
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) 161
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) 157
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) =143
Rings, Men (Olympic) 165
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) 137