Walter Convents

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameWalter•Convents
Used nameWalter•Convents
Born8 November 1948 in Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen (GER)
Measurements180 cm / 70 kg
AffiliationsOFC Bonn, Bonn (GER)
NOC West Germany


Sabre fencer Walter Convents was eliminated in the third round of the 1972 München Games. With the West German sabre team he took seventh place. Convents participated in four World Championships but did not medal in either the team or individual events. In 1975, he won his only national title. By profession, Convents was a precision engineer. In 2011, he took over as director of the swimming hall in Urberach near Offenbach.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Fencing FRG Walter Convents
Sabre, Individual, Men (Olympic) 6 p1 r3/5
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) West Germany =7