Hugo Betting

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Hugo Betting
Rugby1 1900.jpg
Germany, represented by FC 1880 Frankfurt, at the 1900 Summer Olympics
Full name Hugo Betting
Date of birth unknown
Date of death March 1930
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Fly-half
Amateur clubs
Years Club / team
German Empire FV Stuttgart 1893
Olympic medal record
Men's Rugby union
Silver 1900 Paris Team competition

Hugo Betting was a German rugby union player who competed in the 1900 Summer Olympics.

He was a member of the German rugby union team, which won the silver medal. Germany was represented at the tournament mainly by the FC 1880 Frankfurt rather than an official national team.[1] Hugo Betting was the only player of FV Stuttgart 93 who represented Germany at this tournament.[2]


  1. ^ Die Gründerjahre des deutschen Rugbysports (German) DRV website - Foundation years, accessed: 3 April 2010
  2. ^ "Hugo Betting verstärkte als einziger Stuttgarter die deutsche Mannschaft". (in German). Retrieved 7 December 2011. 

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