Hugo Cužna

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHugo•Cužna
Used nameHugo•Cužna
Born16 February 1891 in Siřejovice, Litoměřice, Ústecký kraj (CZE)
DiedDecember 1961 in Straubing, Bayern (GER)
Measurements73 kg
AffiliationsR.-V. Germania, Litoměřice (CZE)
NOC Austria


Czech-born Austrian rower Hugo Cužna was a member of the coxed fours outriggers of RV Germania Leitmeritz. The team lost the heat to Norway at the 1912 Stockholm Olympics. At the Austro-Hungarian Championship in Wien (Vienna) the same year, the foursome placed first at the Germania rowing club and thus qualified for the Stockholm Games.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1912 Summer Olympics Rowing AUT Hugo Cužna
Coxed Fours, Outriggers, Men (Olympic) R.-V. Germania, Leitmeritz AC h3 r1/4