Franz König (rowing)

Franz König (born 1927) is an Austrian coxswain.

Franz König
Personal information
Born1927
Sport
SportRowing
Medal record
Men's rowing
Representing  Austria
European Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1956 Bled Coxed pair

König competed at the 1956 European Rowing Championships in Bled with Alfred Sageder and Josef Kloimstein in the coxed pair where they won a bronze medal.[1] They then competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne in the same boat class where they were eliminated in the semi-final.[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Heckert, Karlheinz. "Rudern – Europameisterschaften (Herren – Zweier m. Stm.)" (in German). Sport Komplett. Retrieved 10 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Franz Koenig". International Rowing Federation. Retrieved 10 March 2018.
  3. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Franz König". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 10 March 2018.