Günther Knauss

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGünther•Knauss
Used nameGünther•Knauss
Born14 February 1943 in Füssen, Bayern (GER)
Died6 February 2022 in Füssen, Bayern (GER)
Measurements174 cm / 67 kg
AffiliationsEV Füssen, Füssen (GER)
NOC West Germany


Goalkeeper Günther Knauss was a member of the West German ice hockey team that finished seventh at the 1968 Grenoble Winter Olympics. He earned 44 international caps. Domestically Knauss played with EV Füssen (1961-71) and won West German championships with them in 1963-65, 1968-69, and 1971.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1968 Winter Olympics Ice Hockey (Ice Hockey) FRG Günther Knauss
Ice Hockey, Men (Olympic) West Germany 7