Austria at the 1960 Winter Olympics

Austria competed at the 1960 Winter Olympics in Squaw Valley, United States.

Austria at the
1960 Winter Olympics
Flag of Austria.svg
IOC codeAUT
NOCAustrian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.oeoc.at (in German)
in Squaw Valley
Competitors26 (17 men, 9 women) in 5 sports
Flag bearerNorbert Feisinger (figure skating)
Medals
Ranked 9th
Gold
1
Silver
2
Bronze
3
Total
6
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

As Innsbruck would be the host city for the following Winter Olympics, an Austrian segment was performed at the closing ceremony.

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Ernst Hinterseer Alpine skiing Men's slalom
  Silver Pepi Stiegler Alpine skiing Men's giant slalom
  Silver Hias Leitner Alpine skiing Men's slalom
  Bronze Ernst Hinterseer Alpine skiing Men's giant slalom
  Bronze Traudl Hecher Alpine skiing Women's downhill
  Bronze Otto Leodolter Ski jumping Men's normal hill

Alpine skiingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Anderl Molterer Downhill 2:15.1 19
Pepi Stiegler 2:13.1 15
Egon Zimmermann 2:09.8 10
Karl Schranz 2:09.2 7
Anderl Molterer Giant Slalom 1:51.6 12
Karl Schranz 1:50.8 7
Ernst Hinterseer 1:49.1  
Pepi Stiegler 1:48.7  
Ernst Oberaigner Slalom DSQ DSQ
Pepi Stiegler 1:11.5 10 59.6 3 2:11.1 5
Hias Leitner 1:11.1 9 59.2 2 2:10.3  
Ernst Hinterseer 1:10.7 5 58.2 1 2:08.9  
Women
Athlete Event Race 1 Race 2 Total
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Herlinde Beutlhauser Downhill DSQ
Putzi Frandl 2:11.6 39
Erika Netzer 1:41.1 8
Traudl Hecher 1:38.9  
Erika Netzer Giant Slalom DSQ
Traudl Hecher 1:46.7 25
Putzi Frandl 1:45.7 21
Hilde Hofherr 1:41.9 9
Putzi Frandl Slalom 59.2 16 1:03.8 23 2:03.0 16
Hilde Hofherr 59.0 14 59.0 5 1:58.0 5
Traudl Hecher 58.6 11 DSQ DSQ
Marianne Jahn-Nutt 55.5 2 DSQ DSQ

Figure skatingEdit

Men
Athlete CF FS Points Places Rank
Norbert Felsinger 6 DNF DNF
Peter Jonas 14 15 1213.2 115 13
Hubert Köpfler 12 14 1217.0 114 11
Women
Athlete CF FS Points Places Rank
Karen Frohner 9 11 1266.0 99 9
Regine Heitzer 7 4 1327.9 58 7
Pairs
Athletes Points Places Rank
Diana Hinko
Heinz Döpfl
69.8 54.5 8

Nordic combinedEdit

Events:

  • normal hill ski jumping (Three jumps, best two counted and shown here.)
  • 15 km cross-country skiing
Athlete Event Ski Jumping Cross-country Total
Distance 1 Distance 2 Points Rank Time Points Rank Points Rank
Alois Leodolter Individual 60.5 62.5 205.5 14 1'06:21.9 209.484 25 414.984 21

Ski jumpingEdit

Athlete Event Jump 1 Jump 2 Total
Distance Points Rank Distance Points Rank Points Rank
Willi Egger Normal hill 78.5 88.1 37 76.0 97.3 28 185.4 34
Walter Steinegger 87.5 103.3 14 79.5 102.6 16 205.9 16
Albin Plank 87.5 105.3 10 75.5 101.4 22 206.7 14
Otto Leodolter 88.5 107.6 6 83.5 111.8 2 219.4  

Speed skatingEdit

Men
Event Athlete Race
Time Rank
500 m Hermann Strutz 44.4 40
Franz Offenberger 43.0 29
1500 m Franz Offenberger DNF
Hermann Strutz 2:19.4 24
5000 m Franz Offenberger 8:38.2 29
Hermann Strutz 8:21.9 18
10,000 m Hermann Strutz 17:06.5 19

ReferencesEdit