Hans Stoermann-Næss

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHans Henrik•Stoermann-Næss
Used nameHans•Stoermann-Næss
Born3 November 1886 in Bergen (NOR)
Died10 December 1958 in Bergen (NOR)
AffiliationsBergens Seilforening, Bergen (NOR)
NOC Norway


Hans Henrik Stoermann-Næss was not only active as a sailor, but also competed as a race-car driver on ice with an open 1916 Studebaker. In his hometown of Bergen, Stoermann-Næss worked as a clerk for a coal trader. He was later a shipbroker and acted as chairman of the local association of shipbrokers.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1920 Summer Olympics Sailing NOR Hans Stoermann-Næss
12 metres, Open (Olympic) Atlanta 1 Gold