Thomas Lurz Germany

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

28 Nov 1979

Height

1.83m

Weight

76kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 1 0

Sport Guides

SWIMMING

Thomas Lurz competed in SWIMMING

Did you know?

  • Swimming has 34 medal events at London 2012, including two open water 10km events in Hyde Park's Serpentine.
  • At the first Olympic Games all swimming events were held in open water. London 1908 was the first to use an indoor pool.
  • The USA’s Michael Phelps won an incredible eight gold medals in Beijing. The Baltimore Bullet is aiming to add to his record total of 14 Olympic gold medals in London.
  • Great Britain won six swimming medals at the 2008 Olympics, finishing third in the medal table behind the United States and Australia.
  • The new Aquatics Centre being used at London 2012 has a spectacular wave-like roof that is 160m long and up to 80m wide.

Results for Thomas Lurz

Date Event Rank Mark
10 Aug Men's 10km Marathon Final 2 silver 1:49:58.5

Head to Head

Thomas Lurz vs Daniel Fogg

Thomas Lurz

Thomas Lurz Germany flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

1:49:58.5 Men's Marathon 10km

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

76kg

Age

35

Daniel Fogg

Daniel Fogg Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

1:50:37.3 Men's Marathon 10km

Height

1.79m (5'10")

Weight

74kg

Age

27

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