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Arnd Schmitt (born 13 July 1965 in Heidenheim an der Brenz) is a German fencer and Olympic champion in the épée competition.[1]

Arnd Schmitt
Personal information
Born (1965-07-13) 13 July 1965 (age 53)
Heidenheim an der Brenz, West Germany
ClubFC Tauberbischofsheim

He won a gold medal in the individual épée and a team silver medal at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.[2] He received an Olympic gold medal in épée team in 1992. Schmitt was inducted into Germany's Sports Hall of Fame in 2016.[3]


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Arnd Schmitt". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 30 July 2011.
  2. ^ "1988 Summer Olympics – Seoul, Japan – Fencing" Archived 31 May 2008 at the Wayback Machine (Retrieved 27 September 2008)
  3. ^ "Meldung 24 05 2016". Retrieved 2016-07-17.