Helmut Klöpsch

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHelmut•Klöpsch
Used nameHelmut•Klöpsch
Born4 December 1939 in Bojków, Gliwice, Śląskie (POL)
Measurements172 cm / 68 kg
AffiliationsSG Dynamo Zinnwald, Altenberg (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality East Germany


Biathlete Helmut Klöpsch was placed 31st at the 1964 Innsbruck Winter Olympics in the 20 km event. Domestically, he helped his home club SC Dynamo Zinnwald to win the East German national titles with the military patrol in 1963, and then in the biathlon relay in both 1967 and 1968. Individually he came second in the 20 km event in 1963 and 1967. Klöpsch also participated in the Biathlon World Championships between 1962-67.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1964 Winter Olympics Biathlon GER GDR Helmut Klöpsch
20 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 31