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Else Amann

Biographical information

TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
Full nameElse•Amann
Used nameElse•Amann
Born17 May 1923
NOC Germany
Ethnic nationFRG


Else Amann from Hindelang in West Germany finished seventh with the 3x5 km cross-country relay at the 1956 Winter Olympics in Cortina d’Ampezzo. In the individual 10 km she finished 20th. The West German 5 km champion in 1952 and 1956, Amann was the oldest member of the mixed German team at the Cortina Olympics.


Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1956 Winter Olympics Cross Country Skiing (Skiing) GER Else Amann
10 kilometres, Women (Olympic) =20
3 × 5 kilometres Relay, Women (Olympic) Unified Team of Germany 7