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Georg Utz

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameGeorg•Utz
Used nameGeorg•Utz
Born22 August 1935 in Kornwestheim, Baden-Württemberg (GER)
Measurements176 cm / 80 kg
AffiliationsASV Kornwestheim, Kornwestheim (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality West Germany

Biography

West German wrestler Georg Utz finished ninth in the middleweight class in the freestyle tournament at the 1960 Roma Olympics. In 1962 he participated in the World Championships in both styles, placing eighth in the freestyle and fifth in Greco-Roman. From 1959-62 he claimed six West German national titles in both styles.

Utz later became a coach in his home club ASV Kornwestheim and president of the club for more than 20 years. He trained as a machine fitter in his youth and later owned a general agency of an insurance company in Kornwestheim.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Wrestling GER FRG Georg Utz
Middleweight, Freestyle, Men (Olympic) 9