Norbert Huber

Norbert Huber (born 3 September 1964) is an Italian luger who competed from the early 1980s to the late 1990s.

Norbert Huber
Medal record
Men's Luge
Representing  Italy
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 1994 Lillehammer Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1992 Albertville Men's doubles
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1989 Winterberg Mixed team
Gold medal – first place 1990 Calgary Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1983 Lake Placid Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1989 Winterberg Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1990 Calgary Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 1993 Calgary Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1991 Winterberg Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1991 Winterberg Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Calgary Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 1999 Königssee Men's singles
World Cup Championships
Gold medal – first place 1984-85 Men's singles
Gold medal – first place 1984-85 Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 1985-86 Men's singles
Gold medal – first place 1985-86 Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 1986-87 Men's singles
Gold medal – first place 1988-89 Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 1989-90 Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 1990-91 Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 1991-92 Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 1992-93 Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1983-84 Men's singles
Silver medal – second place 1997-98 Men's singles
Bronze medal – third place 1983-84 Men's singles
Bronze medal – third place 1986-87 Men's singles
Bronze medal – third place 1987-88 Men's singles
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1992 Winterberg Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 1994 Königssee Men's doubles
Gold medal – first place 1994 Königssee Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 1984 Olang Men's singles
Silver medal – second place 1988 Königssee Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1990 Igls Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1992 Winterberg Men's singles
Silver medal – second place 1998 Oberhof Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 1984 Olang Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1986 Hammarstrand Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1988 Königssee Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 1990 Igls Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 1992 Winterberg Mixed team
Bronze medal – third place 1998 Oberhof Men's singles

Huber was born in Bruneck, South Tyrol. Competing in four Winter Olympics, he won two medals in the men's doubles event with a silver in 1994 and a bronze in 1992.

Huber also won ten medals at the FIL World Luge Championships in with two gold (Mixed team: 1989, Men's doubles: 1990), four silvers (Men's doubles: 1983, 1989, 1993; Mixed team: 1990), and four bronzes (Men's singles: 1999, Men's doubles: 1991, Mixed team: 1991, 1993).

He also won fourteen medals in the FIL European Luge Championships with three gold (Men's doubles: 1992, 1994; Mixed team: 1994), five silvers (Men's singles: 1984, 1992; Men's doubles: 1988, 1990; Mixed team: 1998), and six bronzes (Men's singles: 1998, Men's doubles: 1984, 1986; Mixed team: 1988, 1990, 1992).[1]

Huber also won 26 World Cup races and ten overall Luge World Cup titles (men's singles: 1984-5, 1985-6, 1986-7; men's doubles: 1984-5, 1985-6, 1988-9, 1989–90, 1990-1, 1991-2, 1992-3).

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "List of European luge champions". Eiskanal (in German). Archived from the original on 2008-03-25. Retrieved 2015-02-08.