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Markus Schmidt

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameMarkus•Schmidt
Used nameMarkus•Schmidt
Born23 October 1968 in Innsbruck (AUT)
Measurements178 cm / 80 kg
AffiliationsSV Igls, Igls, Innsbruck (AUT)
NOC Austria

Biography

Markus Schmidt’s career lasted from 1987-97. He competed twice at the Winter Olympics, winning a bronze medal in singles in 1992. Schmidt won two medals in mixed team events at the World Championships, with a gold in 1996 and a silver in 1991. In 1996 he also won a bronze medal in singles at the European Championships in Sigulda, Latvia.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1992 Winter Olympics Luge AUT Markus Schmidt
Singles, Men (Olympic) 3 Bronze
Doubles, Open (Olympic) Gerhard Gleirscher 7
1994 Winter Olympics Luge AUT Markus Schmidt
Singles, Men (Olympic) 10

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