Germany at the 1994 Winter Olympics

Germany at the 1994 Winter Olympics. 112 athletes, 79 men and 33 women participated in 11 sports. Germany came third in the medal rankings with 9 gold, 7 silver and 8 bronze medals. The biathlete Mark Kirchner was Germany's flagbearer under the opening ceremony.

Germany at the
1994 Winter Olympics
Flag of Germany.svg
IOC codeGER
NOCGerman Olympic Sports Confederation
Websitewww.dosb.de (in German, English, and French)
in Lillehammer
Competitors112 (79 men, 33 women) in 11 sports
Flag bearer Mark Kirchner (biathlon)
Medals
Ranked 3rd
Gold
9
Silver
7
Bronze
8
Total
24
Winter Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 United Team of Germany (1956–1964)
 East Germany (1968–1988)
 West Germany (1968–1988)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Markus Wasmeier Alpine skiing Men's super-G 17 February
  Gold Markus Wasmeier Alpine skiing Men's giant slalom 17 February
  Gold Katja Seizinger Alpine skiing Women's downhill 19 February
  Gold Ricco Groß
Frank Luck
Mark Kirchner
Sven Fischer
Biathlon Men's 4 × 7.5 km relay 26 February
  Gold Harald Czudaj
Karsten Brannasch
Olaf Hampel
Alexander Szelig
Bobsleigh Four-man 27 February
  Gold Georg Hackl Luge Men's individual 14 February
  Gold Jens Weißflog Ski jumping Men's large hill 20 February
  Gold Jens Weißflog
Dieter Thoma
Hansjörg Jäkle
Christof Duffner
Ski jumping Men's team large hill 22 February
  Gold Claudia Pechstein Speed skating Women's 5000 m 25 February
  Silver Martina Ertl Alpine skiing Women's giant slalom 23 February
  Silver Ricco Groß Biathlon Men's 10 km sprint 23 February
  Silver Frank Luck Biathlon Men's 20 km 20th F
  Silver Uschi Disl
Antje Harvey
Simone Greiner-Petter-Memm
Petra Schaaf
Biathlon Women's 4 × 7.5 km relay
  Silver Susi Erdmann Luge Women's individual
  Silver Anke Baier Speed skating Women's 1000 m
  Silver Gunda Niemann Speed skating Women's 5000 m
  Bronze Sven Fischer Biathlon Men's 20 km
  Bronze Uschi Disl Biathlon Women's 15 km
  Bronze Wolfgang Hoppe
Ulf Hielscher
René Hannemann
Carsten Embach
Bobsleigh Four-man 27 February
  Bronze Stefan Krauße
Jan Behrendt
Luge Men's double 18 February
  Bronze Dieter Thoma Ski jumping Men's normal hill 25 February
  Bronze Franziska Schenk Speed skating Women's 500 m 19 February
  Bronze Gunda Niemann Speed skating Women's 1500 m 21 February
  Bronze Claudia Pechstein Speed skating Women's 3000 m 17 February

Alpine skiingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Total Rank
Tobias Barnerssoi Super-G DNF
Giant slalom 1:29.96 1:24.53 2:54.49 15
Combined 1:40.56 52.23 49.70 3:22.49 14
Bernhard Bauer Slalom DNF DNF
Armin Bittner Slalom DNF DNF
Peter Roth Slalom 1:01.84 DNF DNF
Hansjörg Tauscher Downhill 1:47.30 25
Super-G 1:34.71 21
Markus Wasmeier Downhill 1:48.53 36
Super-G 1:32.53  
Giant slalom 1:28.71 1:23.75 2:52.46  
Combined 1:39.04 DNS DNF
Women
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Total Rank
Martina Ertl Downhill 1:37.10 4
Giant slalom 1:21.34 1:10.85 2:32.19  
Slalom 1:01.23 58.42 1:59.65 14
Combined 1:29.38 50.98 48.42 3:08.78 5
Hilde Gerg Super-G 1:23.63 18
Giant slalom 1:21.00 DNF DNF
Slalom 1:02.48 DNF DNF
Combined 1:29.02 52.14 48.94 3:10.10 8
Michaela Gerg-Leitner Super-G 1:25.19 31
Katrin Gutensohn Downhill 1:38.14 18
Super-G 1:22.84 6
Christina Meier-Höck Giant slalom 1:22.02 1:13.20 2:35.22 11
Edda Mutter Slalom DNF DNF
Katja Seizinger Downhill 1:35.93  
Super-G DNF
Giant slalom 1:21.62 DNF DNF
Combined 1:27.28 DNF DNF
Miriam Vogt Downhill 1:37.86 12
Slalom DNF DNF
Combined 1:29.61 51.24 49.29 3:10.14 9

BiathlonEdit

Men
Athlete Event Final
Time Pen. Rank
Sven Fischer 10 km sprint 29:16.0 1 7
20 km individual 57:41.9 2  
Ricco Groß 10 km sprint 28:13.0 0  
Mark Kirchner 10 km sprint 29:51.7 2 12
20 km individual 59:16.4 4 7
Frank Luck 10 km sprint 29:09.7 2 6
20 km individual 57:28.7 3  
Jens Steinigen 20 km individual 58:18.1 2 5
Ricco Groß
Frank Luck
Mark Kirchner
Sven Fischer
4 × 7.5 kilometres relay 1:30:22.1 0  
Women
Athlete Event Final
Time Pen. Rank
Petra Schaaf 7.5 km sprint 26:33.6 2 5
15 km individual 54:52.9 5 15
Uschi Disl 7.5 km sprint 27:04.1 2 13
15 km individual 53:15.3 3  
Simone Greiner-Petter-Memm 7.5 km sprint 26:46.5 3 8
15 km individual 58:06.5 7 36
Antje Harvey 7.5 km sprint 27:46.5 3 26
15 km individual 54:12.4 3 9
Uschi Disl
Antje Harvey
Simone Greiner-Petter-Memm
Petra Schaaf
4× 7.5 km relay 1:51:16.5 6  

BobsleighEdit

Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total Rank
Sepp Dostthaler
Bogdan Musioł
Two-man 53.02 53.48 53.10 53.24 3:32.84 12
Rudi Lochner
Markus Zimmermann
Two-man 52.74 53.09 52.76 53.19 3:31.78 4
Harald Czudaj
Karsten Brannasch
Olaf Hampel
Alexander Szelig
Four-man 51.67 51.88 52.07 52.16 3:27.78  
Wolfgang Hoppe
Ulf Hielscher
René Hannemann
Carsten Embach
Four-man 51.82 51.91 52.14 52.14 3:28.01  

Cross-country skiingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Final
Start Rank Time Rank Total Rank
Jochen Behle 10 km classical 25:29.4 11
15 km free pursuit +01:09 11 38:03.1 17 +3:23.3 14
50 km classical DNF
Johann Mühlegg 10 km classical 25:50.6 17
15 km free pursuit +01:30 17 36:42.1 5 +2:22.4 8
30 km free 1:15:42.8 9
Janko Neuber 10 km classical 27:27.4 61
15 km free pursuit +03:07 61 38:12.6 21 +5:30.8 35
30 km free 1:19:57.5 33
50 km classical DNF
Torald Rein 10 km classical 26:38.7 32
15 km free pursuit +02:18 32 39:24.3 41 +5:53.5 38
Peter Schlickenrieder 30 km free 1:20:08.8 35
50 km classical 2:25:22.4 56
Torald Rein
Jochen Behle
Peter Schlickenrieder
Johann Mühlegg
4 × 10 km relay 1:44:26.7 4

Figure skatingEdit

Women
Athlete Final
Short program Rank Free skating Total Rank
Tanja Szewczenko 2.5 5 6.0 8.5 6
Katarina Witt 3.0 6 8.0 11.0 7
Pairs
Athlete Final
Short program Rank Free skating Total Rank
Anuschka Gläser
Axel Rauschenbach
6.0 12 13.0 19.0 13
Peggy Schwarz
Alexander König
3.5 7 8.0 11.5 7
Mandy Wötzel
Ingo Steuer
4.0 8 DNF DNF
Ice Dancing
Athlete Final
Compulsory dance 1 Rank Compulsory dance 2 Rank Original dance Rank Free dance Total Rank
Jennifer Goolsbee
Hendryk Schamberger
1.8 9 1.8 9 5.4 9 9.0 18.0 9

Freestyle skiingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Qualifying Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Klaus Weese Moguls 22.67 23 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualifying Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Birgit Keppler Moguls 21.39 20 Did not advance
Tatjana Mittermayer Moguls 23.81 7 Q 24.43 6
Sonja Reichart Aerials 38.00 22 Did not advance
Elfie Simchen Aerials 146.70 10 Q 136.46 9

Ice hockeyEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Results
Stage Opponent Result Points Rank
Group stage   Austria 04-03
Group stage   Norway 02-01
Group stage   Czech Republic 00-01
Group stage   Russia 04-02
Group stage   Finland 01-07
Group stage 11-14 6 2
Quarterfinal   Sweden 00-03
Placement round 5-8   Slovakia 05-06
7th place match   United States 04-03 7

LugeEdit

Men
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total Rank
Alexander Bau Singles 51.020 51.078 50.885 51.430 3:24.413 15
Georg Hackl Singles 50.296 50.560 50.224 50.491 3:21.571  
Stefan Krauße
Jan Behrendt
Doubles 48.364 48.581 1:36.945  
Jens Müller Singles 50.563 50.858 50.297 50.862 3:22.580 8
Steffen Skel
Steffen Wöller
Doubles 49.217 49.091 1:38.308 14
Women
Athlete Event Final
Run 1 Run 2 Run 3 Run 4 Total Rank
Jana Bode Singles 50.099 49.296 49.467 49.239 3:18.101 14
Susi Erdmann Singles 48.989 48.893 49.340 49.054 3:16.276  
Gabriele Kohlisch Singles 48.988 49.323 49.301 49.585 3:17.197 6

Nordic combinedEdit

Athlete Event First round Second round Cross-country
Points Rank Points Total Rank Start Time Rank Total Rank
Thomas Abratis Individual event 99.0 26 95.0 194.0 24 +05.53 40:55.7 28 46:48.7 22
Roland Braun Individual event 113.5 8 95.5 209.0 12 +04:13 43:17.0 48 47:30.0 35
Thomas Dufter Individual event 108.0 10 89.5 197.5 21 +05:30 41:18.8 32 46:48.8 23
Falk Schwaar Individual event 82.0 45 86.5 168.5 44 +08:43 40:53.8 26 49:36.8 42
Roland Braun
Thomas Dufter
Thomas Abratis
Team event 290.5 10 304.5 595.0 8 +11:32 1:26:53.4 9 1:38:25.4 10

Ski jumpingEdit

Athlete Event First round Final
Points Rank Points Total Rank
Christof Duffner Large hill 120.5 6 92.5 213.0 11
Normal hill 110.5 29 119.0 229.5 18
Hansjörg Jäkle Large hill 94.2 18 75.6 169.8 24
Gerd Siegmund Normal hill 123.5 11 119.5 243.0 11
Dieter Thoma Large hill 102.0 15 90.7 192.7 15
Normal hill 127.5 7 133.0 260.5  
Jens Weißflog Large hill 134.1 2 140.4 274.5  
Normal hill 132.0 5 128.0 260.0 4
Jens Weißflog
Dieter Thoma
Hansjörg Jäkle
Christof Duffner
Team large hill 486.8 1 483.3 970.1  

Speed skatingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Peter Adeberg 500 metres 37.35 18
1000 metres 1:14.15 13
1500 metres 1:53.50 6
Alexander Baumgärtel 5000 metres 6:59.64 23
Frank Dittrich 5000 metres 6:52.27 8
10000 metres 14:04.33 6
Lars Funke 500 metres 37.80 28
1000 metres 1:15.44 28
Thomas Kumm 1500 metres 1:55.35 19
5000 metres 7:02.18 29
Michael Spielmann 500 metres 38.58 39
1000 metres 1:15.41 27
1500 metres 1:55.36 20
Olaf Zinke 5000 metres 1:54.66 13
Women
Athlete Event Final
Time Rank
Ulrike Adeberg 1500 metres 2:06.40 14
Anke Baier 500 metres 40.59 15
1000 metres 1:20.12  
1500 metres 2:05.97 11
Monique Garbrecht 500 metres 39.95 6
1000 metres 1:20.32 5
Angela Hauck 500 metres 40.38 12
1000 metres 1:20.93 12
Gunda Niemann 1500 metres 2:03.41  
3000 metres DNF
5000 metres 7:14.88  
Claudia Pechstein 3000 metres 4:18.34  
5000 metres 7:14.37  
Franziska Schenk 500 metres 39.70  
1000 metres 1:20.25 4
Heike Warnicke 1500 metres 2:09.53 26
3000 metres 4:28.43 15

ReferencesEdit