Yves Mankel

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameYves Hagen•Mankel
Used nameYves•Mankel
Born12 November 1970 in Gotha, Thüringen (GER)
Measurements181 cm / 80 kg
AffiliationsBSC Winterberg, Winterberg (GER)
NOC Germany


Yves Mankel and his partner Thomas Rudolph had a brief career lasting from 1991 to 1996. Besides their silver medal in Albertville in the men’s doubles they were runner-up at the 1991 World Championships, German Champions in 1994 and 1996, and placed second at the overall World Cup in 1992 and 1996. Yves received his given name from his father, who was a great fan of the famous French singer Yves Montand.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1992 Winter Olympics Luge GER Yves Mankel
Doubles, Open (Olympic) Thomas Rudolph 2 Silver

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