Karl Neuner

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameKarl•Neuner
Used nameKarl•Neuner
Born16 January 1902 in Partenkirchen, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bayern (GER)
Died20 March 1949 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Bayern (GER)
AffiliationsSC Partenkirchen, Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER)
NOC Germany


Karl Neuner was 1924 German Champion in Nordic Combined, carried the German Flag at the 1928 Opening Ceremony, and in 1936, was a member of the urban planning committee for the Olympic Winter Games at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, and responsible for the cross-country tracks. At the 1928 St. Moritz Winter Olympics he withdraw in the nordic combined after his disappointing 22nd place in the 18 km cross country skiing. Like his brother Martin he made his living as a hunter.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1928 Winter Olympics Nordic Combined (Skiing) GER Karl Neuner
Individual, Men (Olympic) DNF

Other participations

Games Role NOC As
1928 Winter Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony GER Karl Neuner

Olympic family relations