Ernst Röthig

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameErnst Paul Hermann•Röthig
Used nameErnst•Röthig
Born15 March 1906 in Hamburg, Hamburg (GER)
Died31 May 1969 in Hamburg, Hamburg (GER)
AffiliationsDeutscher Fechtclub Hamburg
NOC Germany


Fencer Ernst Röthig participated at the 1936 Berlin Olympics and came fourth with the epée team. Individually he was eliminated in the first round. In 1953 he was German epée team champion with Hamburger Fecht-Club. In 1960 he became president of the club.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Summer Olympics Fencing GER Ernst Röthig
Épée, Individual, Men (Olympic) 6 p8 r1/4
Épée, Team, Men (Olympic) Germany 4