Albert Amrhein

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Albert Amrhein
Rugby1 1900.jpg
Germany, represented by FC 1880 Frankfurt, at the 1900 Summer Olympics
Date of birth 29 December 1870 (1870-12-29)
Date of death 20 May 1945(1945-05-20) (aged 74)
Rugby union career
Position(s) Number eight
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
Olympic medal record
Men's rugby union
Representing Germany Germany
Silver medal – second place 1900 Paris Team competition

Albert Amrhein (29 December 1870 – 20 May 1945) 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 by the FC 1880 Frankfurt rather than an official national team.[1] Amrhein was the captain of the Frankfurt team at the event.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Die Gründerjahre des deutschen Rugbysports Archived 2007-10-25 at the Wayback Machine. (in German) DRV website - Foundation years, accessed: 3 April 2010
  2. ^ Albert Amrhein profile at scrum.com accessed: 3 April 2010

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