Helmi Höhle

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHelmi•Höhle (Reingruber-)
Used nameHelmi•Höhle
Born13 October 1924 in Offenbach am Main, Hessen (GER)
Died30 January 2012 in Mühlheim am Main, Hessen (GER)
Measurements166 cm / 64 kg
AffiliationsFC Offenbach, Offenbach am Main (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality West Germany


Helmi Höhle, a foil fencer, finished fourth with the German women’s team at the 1960 Roma Olympics. She earned three individual West German national titles in 1953, 1956 and 1959. At the Worlds she added three more team medals, two silvers in 1957 and 1958, and a bronze in 1959. In 2012 she died at the age of 87 years.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Fencing GER FRG Helmi Höhle
Foil, Team, Women (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 4

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