Günter Bartnik

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGünter•Bartnik
Used nameGünter•Bartnik
Born20 February 1949 in Dippoldiswalde, Sachsen (GER)
Died19 May 2023 in Altenberg, Sachsen (GER)
Measurements170 cm / 66 kg
AffiliationsSG Dynamo Zinnwald, Altenberg (GER)
NOC East Germany


Biathlete Günter Bartnik came in 15th at the 1972 Sapporo Winter Olympics in the 20 km. At the 1973 World Championships he won a relay bronze, and as his international high point won a silver in 1974 over 20 km. Domestically, Bartnik claimed East German relay titles in 1971 and 1975 with SC Dynamo Zinnwald. He later regularly competed in senior events.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Winter Olympics Biathlon GDR Günter Bartnik
20 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 15

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