Elemér Bömches came from a prominent Saxon Transylvanian family, and was an influential figure of the Saxon community in Brassó. He was a member of the ”Siebenbürgischer Karpaten Verein (SKV)” tourist association. Bömches practised various sports, and in 1909 finished third at a local ski championship. As a sports shooter, he participated in the 1912 Summer Olympics, taking part in three indvidual events, and as a member of the Hungarian military rifle team, finished in 10th place.
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1912 Summer Olympics||Shooting||HUN||Elemér, Sir Bömches von Boor|
|Free Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres, Men (Olympic)||50|
|Military Rifle, Three Positions, 300 metres, Men (Olympic)||66|
|Military Rifle, Any Position, 600 metres, Men (Olympic)||80|
|Military Rifle, 200, 400, 500 and 600 metres, Team, Men (Olympic)||Hungary||10|