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John Bauer

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJohn William•Bauer
Used nameJohn•Bauer
Born6 February 1969 in Champlin, Minnesota (USA)
Measurements170 cm / 67 kg
AffiliationsGitchi Gummi Sport Association
NOC United States

Biography

John Bauer graduated from Anoka High School in Minnesota, where he competed in wrestling and was a member of the jazz band. He later attended the University of Minnesota, graduating in 1997. In addition to his three Winter Olympic appearances, Bauer competed at five World Championships. In 1996 he won four races at the US National Championships, only the second skier to sweep all the events at the nationals. He has twice won the Finlandia Award from US Skiing for his role in promoting the sport.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1992 Winter Olympics Cross Country Skiing (Skiing) USA John Bauer
10 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 23
10/15 kilometres Pursuit, Men (Olympic) 32
4 × 10 kilometres Relay, Men (Olympic) United States 12
1998 Winter Olympics Cross Country Skiing (Skiing) USA John Bauer
10 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 41
30 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 47
50 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 53
10/15 kilometres Pursuit, Men (Olympic) 47
4 × 10 kilometres Relay, Men (Olympic) United States 17
2002 Winter Olympics Cross Country Skiing (Skiing) USA John Bauer
15 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 12
50 kilometres, Men (Olympic) 33
10/10 kilometres Pursuit, Men (Olympic) 19
4 × 10 kilometres Relay, Men (Olympic) United States 5