Günther Lorenz

Biographical information

RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameGünther•Lorenz
Used nameGünther•Lorenz
Born17 September 1915
DiedFebruary 1999
AffiliationsBerliner Schlittschuhclub, Berlin (GER)
NOC Germany


Günther Lorenz was 18th at the 1936 Winter Olympics in the singles figure skating event. At both the 1938 European and World Championships he finished eighth. He never won a national title but in 1937 and 1938 he was runner-up behind Horst Faber, later the husband of Eva Prawitz. Lorenz later became a figure skating critic and consultant and manager of future figure skating stars such as Ernst Baier and Maxi Herber.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1936 Winter Olympics Figure Skating (Skating) GER Günther Lorenz
Singles, Men (Olympic) 18