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Erich Wied

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameErich•Wied
Used nameErich•Wied
Born6 February 1923 in Münster, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg (GER)
Died28 September 1987 in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg (GER)
AffiliationsTSVgg Stuttgart-Münster, Stuttgart (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality West Germany

Biography

West German gymnast Erich Wied, twin brother of Theo Wied, participated at the 1952 Helsinki Olympics. He finished fourth in the all-around team event and finished 40th in the all-around individual competition. At Melbourne four years later he finished fifth with the team and 41st in the individual all-around.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1952 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) GER FRG Erich Wied
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 40
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 4
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) =92
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) =54
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) =27
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) =14
Rings, Men (Olympic) =50
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) =43
1956 Summer Olympics Artistic Gymnastics (Gymnastics) GER FRG Erich Wied
Individual All-Around, Men (Olympic) 41
Team All-Around, Men (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 5
Floor Exercise, Men (Olympic) 45
Horse Vault, Men (Olympic) =16
Parallel Bars, Men (Olympic) 39
Horizontal Bar, Men (Olympic) =37
Rings, Men (Olympic) =32
Pommelled Horse, Men (Olympic) =51

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