Toni Fischer

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameAnton "Toni"•Fischer
Used nameToni•Fischer
Born25 July 1954 in Ohlstadt, Bayern (GER)
Measurements184 cm / 95 kg
AffiliationsSV Ohlstadt, Ohlstadt (GER)
NOC West Germany

Biography

Anton Fischer was a member of the four-man bob West Germany II at the 1984 Sarajevo (14th) and the 1988 Calgary (11th) Winter Olympics. He also finished eighth with Hans Metzler in the two-man event in 1984 and seventh with Christoph Langen in 1988. Fischer and Metzler won the 1983 West German two-man bob nationals. Partnering Franz Nießner, Fischer again won the two-man nationals in 1985 and also the four-man event (with Uwe Eisenreich and non-Olympian Markus Söhnge). From 1986-88 Fischer then partnered Christoph Langen and earned the national title three times in a row. In 1989 he added another four-man title.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1984 Winter Olympics Bobsleigh (Bobsleigh) FRG Toni Fischer
Two, Men (Olympic) Hans Metzler 8
Four, Men (Olympic) West Germany 2 14
1988 Winter Olympics Bobsleigh (Bobsleigh) FRG Toni Fischer
Two, Men (Olympic) Christoph Langen 7
Four, Men (Olympic) West Germany 2 11