Jakob Brendel

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Jakob Brendel
Medal record
Representing  Nazi Germany
Men's Greco-Roman wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1932 Los Angeles Bantamweight
Bronze medal – third place 1936 Berlin Bantamweight

Jakob Brendel (September 18, 1907 in Speyer - 13 February 1964) was a German wrestler and Olympic champion in Greco-Roman wrestling.


Brendel competed at the 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles where he received a gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling, the bantamweight class.[1]


  1. ^ "1932 Summer Olympics – Los Angeles, United States – Wrestling" Archived 2008-06-12 at the Wayback Machine. databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on August 28, 2008)