Heinz Döpfl

Heinz Döpfl (30 January 1939 – 11 August 1998) was an Austrian pair skater. Competing with Diana Hinko, he became a three-time national champion (1959–1961). The pair finished eighth at the 1960 Winter Olympics and fifth at the 1961 European Championships.[1]

Heinz Döpfl
Personal information
Alternative namesHeinz Doepfl
Country representedAustria
Born(1939-01-30)30 January 1939
Died11 August 1998(1998-08-11) (aged 59)
PartnerDiana Hinko
CoachHellmut Seibt
Skating clubWEV
Training locationsVienna

Döpfl also competed in men's singles, winning two national bronze medals.


Pairs with HinkoEdit

Event 1957 1958 1959 1960 1961
Winter Olympics 8th
World Championships 8th 7th
European Championships 7th 12th 8th 7th 5th
Austrian Championships 1st 1st 1st

Men's singlesEdit

Event 1954 1955
Austrian Championships 3rd 3rd


  1. ^ "Heinz Döpfl". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 August 2011.