FIBT World Championships 1987

The FIBT World Championships 1987 took place in St. Moritz, Switzerland for the record fifteenth time. The Swiss city had hosted the event previously in 1931 (Four-man), 1935 (Four-man), 1937 (Four-man), 1938 (Two-man), 1939 (Two-man), 1947, 1955, 1957, 1959, 1965, 1970, 1974, 1977, and 1982. The skeleton event that was at the 1982 championships was not included at this one when the championships returned to St. Moritz.

Two man bobsleighEdit

Pos Team Time
Gold    Switzerland (Ralph Pichler, Celeste Poltera)
Silver    Switzerland (Hans Hiltebrand, André Kisser)
Bronze   East Germany (Wolfgang Hoppe, Dietmar Schauerhammer)

Four man bobsleighEdit

Pos Team Time
Gold    Switzerland (Hans Hiltebrand, Urs Fehlmann, Erwin Fassbind, André Kisser)
Silver   East Germany (Wolfgang Hoppe, Bogdan Musioł, Roland Wetzig, Dietmar Schauerhammer)
Bronze    Switzerland (Ralph Pichler, Heinrich Ott, Edgar Dietsche, Celeste Poltera)

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1   Switzerland (SUI)2114
2  East Germany (GDR)0112
Totals (2 nations)2226

ReferencesEdit