|Men's ski jumping|
|1976 Innsbruck||Individual large hill|
|1976 Innsbruck||Individual normal hill|
|Men's ski flying|
|1975 Bad Mitterndorf||Individual|
His best-known successes were at the 1976 Winter Olympics in Innsbruck, where he won a gold medal in the individual large hill event and a bronze medal in the individual normal hill event. He also won the ski jumping event at the Holmenkollen ski festival in 1976.
Since finishing medical school at Innsbruck University, he has been working as a doctor in sports medicine until he retired in 2019.
- Karl Schnabl at the International Ski Federation
- Holmenkollen winners since 1892 at the Wayback Machine (archived February 24, 2007) - click Vinnere for downloadable pdf file (in Norwegian)
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Karl Schnabl". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2020-04-17.