Raulino Galvao

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameRaulino Perreira•Galvao
Used nameRaulino•Galvao
Born30 September 1888 in Buenos Aires (ARG)
AffiliationsUhlenhorster HC, Hamburg (GER)
NOC Germany


Raulino, brother of Mauricio Galvao, was one of the German field hockey players from Uhlenhorster HC. The team, captained by Alfons Brehm, lost to Scotland 4-0 in the first round and then beat France in the game for fifth place 1-0. The German Hockey Association was founded the next year. When his brother was briefly married to tennis player Mieken Rieck, later a prominent sports administrator both in the German and the International Field Hockey Association, Raulino Galvao was her brother-in-law.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1908 Summer Olympics Hockey GER Raulino Galvao
Hockey, Men (Olympic) Germany 5

Olympic family relations