Karl Nieling

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Karl Nieling was a German gymnast from Düsseldorf .

Nieling achieved 6th place in the Olympic Twelve Fight at the German Gymnastics Championships in 1951 .

On May 17, 1953, he and the German squad lost to Switzerland in front of 12,000 spectators.

In March 1955 he was nominated by the German Gymnastics Federation for participation in an international competition in artistic gymnastics between Switzerland and Germany in Zurich.

Individual evidence

  1. Switzerland wins the international gymnastics competition with 347.20: 343.65 points - weaknesses in horse and wrestling Article in the Hamburger Abendblatt from May 18, 1953
  2. With Bantz and Dickhut article in the Hamburger Abendblatt of March 8, 1955