Hans Dürst

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameHans•Dürst
Used nameHans•Dürst
Born28 June 1921 in Davos, Graubünden (SUI)
Died25 June 2001 in Milano Marittima, Cervia, Ravenna (ITA)
AffiliationsHC Davos, Davos (SUI)
NOC Switzerland
Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1


Little is known of Hans Dürst’s life or career. In addition to his 1948 Winter Olympic appearance, he played for HC Davos in 1947-48 as a forward, winning Swiss titles both seasons. His brother, Walter played with him on the 1948 Swiss bronze-medal winning team. He apparently had a classic car collection that was sold off in 1997.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1948 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) SUI Hans Dürst
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) Switzerland 3 Bronze

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