Carl Ludwig Luz LONG

Germany GER

Athletics

  • Olympic Medals
    1 S
  • Games participations
    1
  • First Olympic Games
    Berlin 1936
  • Year of Birth
    1913
Olympic Results

Biography

Carl Ludwig Luz LONG

Luz Long was a German long jumper who competed at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, winning a silver medal behind Jesse Owens. Long was German long jump champion in 1933-34 and 1936-39. He won two bronze medals at the 1934 and 1938 European Championships and at the World University Games he won a silver medal in 1935 and a gold in 1937. Between 1933 and 1937 he set five European records. Long was killed in World War II.

Personal Bests: LJ – 7.90 (1937); TJ – 14.80 (1936).

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Berlin 1936

S
Long Jump
Long Jump Athletics
#10
Triple Jump
Triple Jump Athletics