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Rittberger at the compulsory figures, Olympics 1928
|Born||July 14, 1891|
|Died||August 12, 1975(aged 84)|
Rittberger invented the Loop jump in 1910. German (and most other European) figure skaters call this jump “Rittberger”.
Rittberger won the German Nationals eleven times between 1911 and 1928, and the silver medal at the World Figure Skating Championships in 1910, 1911, and 1912. He skated for the Berliner SC club representing Germany.
|Winter Olympic Games||WD|
- DEV 1890-1990, book
- Der Eissport, 1922, No. 1