Olympic medal record
Men's athletics
Representing Germany Germany
Bronze medal – third place 1936 Berlin 4x100 metre relay

Gerd Hornberger (17 February 1910 – 13 September 1988) was a German athlete who competed mainly in the 100 metres.

He competed for Germany in the 1936 Summer Olympics held in Berlin, Germany in the 4 x 100 metre relay, winning the bronze medal with his team mates Wilhelm Leichum, Erich Borchmeyer and Erwin Gillmeister.[1]

Hornberger was born and died in Waldfischbach-Burgalben.

Competition record

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing Germany Germany
1934 European Championships Turin, Italy 6th 100 m 10.9


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Gerd Hornberger Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 5 June 2017.