Jochen Danneberg

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJochen•Danneberg
Used nameJochen•Danneberg
Born9 April 1953 in Halberstadt, Sachsen-Anhalt (GER)
Measurements180 cm / 77 kg
AffiliationsASK Vorwärts Oberhof, Oberhof (GER)
NOC East Germany

Biography

Jochen Danneberg was an East German ski jumper who won the Four Hills Tournament in 1976 and 1977. At the 1976 Innsbruck Olympics he won the silver medal on the normal hill. In 1976 and in 1979 Danneberg was East German Champion on the normal hill and he placed third in that event in 1974, while on the large hill he was runner-up in 1976 and 1978. From 1995-2007 he was, except for a few gaps, South Korean national coach, and in 2008 he took over the USA national team to build up a new team and bring it back to the world’s top level.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1976 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) GDR Jochen Danneberg
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver
Large Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 4
1980 Winter Olympics Ski Jumping (Skiing) GDR Jochen Danneberg
Normal Hill, Individual, Men (Olympic) 20

Special Notes