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Gerhard Glaß

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameGerhard•Glaß
Used nameGerhard•Glaß
Born17 July 1927
AffiliationsSC Aufbau Klingenthal, Klingenthal (GER)
NOC Germany
Nationality East Germany

Biography

Nordic combined Gerhard Glaß from Klingenthal, the father of ski jumper Henry Glaß, participated in the 1954 World Championships in Falun and finished 23rd. The following year he won his only East German championship, which qualified him for the 1956 Olympic Winter Games, where he finished 24th at Cortina d’Ampezzo.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1956 Winter Olympics Nordic Combined (Skiing) GER GDR Gerhard Glaß
Individual, Men (Olympic) 24

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