Great Olympians

Biographies - WAC


Karl Wach

B. 1878-01-07, Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany; D. 1952-06-21
Art Competitions
1936 HP
Architecture - unknown event hors concours -
-

Entry "hors concours", so not a true Olympic competitor.


Ryszard Wach

B. 1946-04-26, Pionki, Poland
Modern Pentathlon
1972 HP
Men's Individual 13th 32
Men's Team 8th 64
96


Alois Wacha

Olympic Competitor nr 5684


Włodzimierz Zbigniew Wachowicz

B. 1946-08-23, Piotrków Trybunalski, Poland
Handball
1972 HP
Men's Team 10th 50
50


Otto Heinrich Gerhard Adolf Wachs

B. 1909-07-23, Jork, NS, Germany; D. 1998-12-30
Sailing (1 bronze)
1936 HP
Eight metres Class bronze 1280
1280


Anita Wachter

B. 1967-02-12, Bartholomäberg, Austria
Alpine Skiing (1 gold, 2 silver)
1988 1992 1994 HP
Combined gold silver - 9400
Giant Slalom 7th silver fourth 4600
Super-G fifth 9th 9th 1240
Downhill dnf - - -
Slalom dnf - dnf -
15240

Overall World Cup Winner in 1993.


Herbert Wachter

B. 1940-05-04, Villach, Austria (then part of Germany)
Cross Country Skiing
1972 1976 HP
Men's 15 kilometres 42nd 19th 1.60004
Men's 30 kilometres 33rd 32nd 0.00656
Men's 50 kilometres 24th 0.16
Men's 4x10 km Relay dnf 8th 68
69.7666


Fritz Wächtler

B. 1906-10-13, Wien, Austria
Figure Skating
1936 HP
Mixed Pairs 14th 20
20


Carl Johan Wachtmeister

B. 1903-02-01, Skövde, Sweden; D. 1993-05-22
Fencing
1936 HP
Men's Sabre, Team QF:3rd 22.75
22.75


Ted Wachtmeister

Olympic Competitor nr 6830


Anton Wackerle

B. 1938-02-13, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bay., Germany
Bobsleigh
1964 HP
Four−Man 9th 120
120


Josef Wackerle

B. 1880-05-15, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bayern, Germany; D. 1959-03-02
Art Competitions
1928 1932 HP
Sculpture, Medals & Reliefs AC 139.6
Sculpture, unknown event AC 5.34
144.94


Sylvester Wackerle, Sr.

B. 1908-01-19, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bay., Germany; D. 1978-03-03
Bobsleigh
1956 HP
Four‐Man sixth 480
480


Sylvester Wackerle, Jr.

B. 1937-04-26, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bay., Germany
Ice Hockey
1964 HP
Men's Team 7th 200
200


Heinz Wackers

B. 1925-09-20, Krefeld, N-W, Germany
Ice Hockey
1952 HP
Men's Team 8th 128
128


Ole Rafael Wackström

B. 1932-09-20, Porvoo, Finland; D. 2015-04-08
Cycling - Road & Cycling - Track
1968 1972 HP
Men's Road Race 57th dnf -7.60
Men's 100 km Team Time Trial 19th 18th 3.12
Men's Individual Pursuit R1:16th 9.6
12.72000006


Written 2000-12-22 - last modified 2022-02-05

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