Hans-Jürgen Cochius

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHans-Jürgen•Cochius
Used nameHans-Jürgen•Cochius
Born3 August 1941 in Berlin, Berlin (GER)
Measurements170 cm / 68 kg
AffiliationsBerliner TSC, Berlin (GER)
NOC East Germany


Sailor Hans-Jürgen Cochius of Yachtclub Berlin-Grünau participated in the 1968 Acapulco Olympic sailing events. At Acapulco he finished 12th in the Flying Dutchman class, partnering with Werner Christoph. Cochius and Christoph also earned five silver medals (1961, 1966, 1967, 1970, 1971) at the East German nationals and two golds in 1962 and 1969.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Summer Olympics Sailing GDR Hans-Jürgen Cochius
Two Person Heavyweight Dinghy, Open (Olympic) Werner Christoph 12