Emil Freymark

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameEmil•Freymark
Used nameEmil•Freymark
Born4 March 1876 in St. Louis, Missouri (USA)
Died26 May 1936 in St. Louis, Missouri (USA)
AffiliationsMissouri AC, St. Louis (USA)
NOC United States


Emil Freymark competed for the Missouri AC. In addition to placing fifth in the Olympic high jump, Freymark competed in several other non-Olympic, or demonstration, events during the 1904 Olympics. He won three of them, the Irish Olympic Sports high jump, the Western AAU high jump, and the Western AAU handicap high jump. He also finished third in the handicap high jump during the Olympic competition. Freymark was a St. Louis native who worked as an upholsterer.

Personal Best: HJ - 1.78 (1904).


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1904 Summer Olympics Athletics USA Emil Freymark
High Jump, Men (Olympic) 5
High Jump, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 1
High Jump, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 1
High Jump, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 3
High Jump, Handicap, Men (Olympic (non-medal)) 1