Anton Hofherr

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameAnton•Hofherr
Used nameAnton•Hofherr
Born20 December 1947 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bayern (GER)
Measurements180 cm / 88 kg
AffiliationsSC Riessersee, Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER)
NOC West Germany


Forward Anton Hofherr came in seventh with the West German ice hockey team at the 1972 Sapporo Winter Olympics as the winner of the consolation round. In total, he earned 72 international caps, scoring 18 international goals. Domestically, Hofherr played with SC Riessersee, and later from 1974-80 with Berliner SC. He won West German titles with Berlin in 1976 and with Riessersee in 1981.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) FRG Anton Hofherr
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) West Germany 7