Fred Oberlander (23 May 1911 in Vienna, Austria – 1996) was an Austrian, British, and Canadian wrestler. After a highly successful junior career, he won the world championships in 1935. Oberlander was offered a chance to compete for Austria at the 1936 Summer Olympics, but declined. He represented Great Britain as team captain at the 1948 Summer Olympics. Oberlander later emigrated to Canada, where he founded the Canadian Maccabi Association. He won the heavyweight wrestling title at the 1953 Maccabiah Games and was named Outstanding Jewish World Athlete.

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  • Fred Oberlander (23 May 1911 in Vienna, Austria – 1996) was an Austrian, British, and Canadian wrestler. After a highly successful junior career, he won the world championships in 1935. Oberlander was offered a chance to compete for Austria at the 1936 Summer Olympics, but declined. He represented Great Britain as team captain at the 1948 Summer Olympics. Oberlander later emigrated to Canada, where he founded the Canadian Maccabi Association. He won the heavyweight wrestling title at the 1953 Maccabiah Games and was named Outstanding Jewish World Athlete. (en)
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  • Fred Oberlander (23 May 1911 in Vienna, Austria – 1996) was an Austrian, British, and Canadian wrestler. After a highly successful junior career, he won the world championships in 1935. Oberlander was offered a chance to compete for Austria at the 1936 Summer Olympics, but declined. He represented Great Britain as team captain at the 1948 Summer Olympics. Oberlander later emigrated to Canada, where he founded the Canadian Maccabi Association. He won the heavyweight wrestling title at the 1953 Maccabiah Games and was named Outstanding Jewish World Athlete. (en)
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