|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Johannes "Hans"•Eckstein|
|Born||15 December 1908 in Leipzig, Sachsen (GER)|
|Died||15 March 1985 in Leipzig, Sachsen (GER)|
At Los Angeles in 1932 Hans Eckstein was a member of the German team that came in second and won a silver medal behind Hungary. Representing Poseidon Leipzig, Eckstein was World University Champion in 1930 and second in 1933. Later he was active as a water polo referee and coached the East German water polo team from 1953-54. His brother Kurt was a nationally successful swimmer, winning German titles in the 400 metres freestyle.
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1932 Summer Olympics||Water Polo (Aquatics)||GER||Hans Eckstein|
|Water Polo, Men (Olympic)||Germany||2||Silver|