Austria at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Austria competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. 111 competitors, 97 men and 14 women, took part in 68 events in 15 sports.[1]

Austria at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Flag of Austria.svg
IOC codeAUT
NOCAustrian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.oeoc.at (in German)
in Munich
Competitors111 (97 men and 14 women) in 15 sports
Flag bearer Hubert Raudaschl
Medals
Ranked 31st
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
2
Total
3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Silver Norbert Sattler Canoeing Men's K1 Kayak Slalom Singles
  Bronze Ilona Gusenbauer Athletics Women's High Jump
  Bronze Rudolf Dollinger Shooting Men's Free Pistol

AthleticsEdit

Men's 100 metres

Men's 4 × 100 m Relay

BoxingEdit

Men's Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)

CanoeingEdit

CyclingEdit

Five cyclists represented Austria in 1972.

Individual road race
Team time trial

DivingEdit

Men's 3m Springboard:

Men's 10m Platform:

Women's 10m Platform:

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

13 fencers, 8 men and 5 women, represented Austria in 1972.

Men's foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

JudoEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Austria in 1972.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Leu, Zobl-Wessely, and Jerebicnik — 13865 points (→ 11th place)

RowingEdit

Men's Coxed Pairs

SailingEdit

Open
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Kurt Seidl
Ernst Seidl
Flying Dutchman 15 5 26 DNS 18 9 19 127.0 18
Hubert Raudaschl
Erich Moritz
Tempest 5 6 13 15 3 12 14 84.4 10
Manfred Stelzl
Peter Luschan
Star 8 15 5 15 7 7 18 92.0 11
Uli Strohschneider
Peter Denzel
Robert Haschka
Soling 26 16 15 13 13 8 N/A 95.0 17
Harald Fereberger
Franz Eisl
Karl Stangl
Dragon 9 6 13 5 10 17 N/A 71.7 10

ShootingEdit

Seven male shooters represented Austria in 1972. Rudolf Dollinger won bronze in the 50 m pistol event.

Open
Athlete Event Final
Score Rank
Rudolf Dollinger 50 m free pistol 560  
Karl Fröschl 50 m rifle prone 587 67
Hubert Garschall 50 m free pistol 548 21
25 m rapid fire pistol 581 32
Guido Loacker 50 m rifle three positions 1126 39
Josef Meixner Trap 186 20
Gerhard Petritsch 25 m rapid fire pistol 590 8
Wolfram Waibel, Sr. 50 m rifle three positions 1137 25
50 m rifle prone 596 13

SwimmingEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Austria at the 1972 Munich Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17. Retrieved 2011-02-10.