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Kurt Hillenbrand

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameKurt•Hillenbrand
Used nameKurt•Hillenbrand
Born16 September 1957 in Kronau, Baden-Württemberg (GER)
Measurements176 cm / 78 kg
AffiliationsSSV Kronau, Kronau (GER)
NOC West Germany

Biography

West German sports shooter Kurt Hillenbrand participated both in the 1984 Los Angeles and the 1988 Seoul Summer Olympics in the small-bore rifle three positions events. At Los Angeles, he finished and unfortunate fourth and at Seoul, a disappointing 38th. At Seoul he also participated in the 50 metres event, but was less successful. His brother Walter also was a successful international rifle sports shooter.

By profession, Hillenbrand became a policeman. He then became state shooting groundsman for the Baden-Württemberg police, and a shooting trainer at the police school for 20 years.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1984 Summer Olympics Shooting FRG Kurt Hillenbrand
Small-Bore Rifle, Three Positions, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) 4
1988 Summer Olympics Shooting FRG Kurt Hillenbrand
Small-Bore Rifle, Three Positions, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) =38
Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) =41

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