Internet search
Name News
English German

Paul Wiesner

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 2
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full namePaul•Wiesner
Used namePaul•Wiesner
Born9 October 1855 in Nowa Sól, Lubuskie (POL)
Died1 October 1930 in Berlin, Berlin (GER)
AffiliationsBerliner Yacht-Club, Berlin (GER)
NOC Germany


Paul Wiesner was a German sailor from Berliner Yacht-Club. He was a crew member on the Aschenbrödel at the 1900 Paris Summer Olympics. Aschenbrödel won a silver medal in the open mixed race and a gold medal in the 1-2 ton race. The yacht also participated in the ½-1 ton race where it was disqualified for being overweight. Wiesner was the owner of the yacht together with non-Olympian Viktor Hoesch.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1900 Summer Olympics Sailing GER Paul Wiesner
Open, Open (Olympic) Aschenbrodel 2 Silver
½-1 Ton, Open (Olympic) Aschenbrodel AC
1-2 Ton, Open (Olympic) Aschenbrodel 1 Gold