Robert Krünert

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games • Competed in Intercalated Games
Full nameEmil Karl Robert•Krünert
Used nameRobert•Krünert
Born14 April 1866 in Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Died16 June 1945 in Ost-Berlin (East Berlin), Berlin (GER) 
AffiliationsDeutsch-Italienischer Fechtclub, Berlin (GER) / Berliner Fecht-Club, Berlin (GER)
NOC Germany


Robert Krünert competed in two Olympic Games in 1906 and 1908. In 1906 in Athina he was eliminated early in both individual sabre events. Two years later in London he competed in the individual sabre and épée with limited results, and claimed a fifth place with the German épée team. Krünert was a teacher in Berlin by profession.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1906 Intercalated Games Fencing GER Robert Krünert
Foil, Individual, Men (Olympic) DNS
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) DNS
Sabre, Individual, Men (Olympic) AC p5 r1/3
Sabre, Individual, Three Hits, Men (Olympic) AC p2 r1/2
1908 Summer Olympics Fencing GER Robert Krünert
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) =7 p5 r1/4
Sabre, Individual, Men (Olympic) =4 p8 r1/4
Sabre, Team, Men (Olympic) Germany =5