Helmut RECKNAGEL

Ski Jumping

  • Olympic Medals
    1 G
  • Games participations
    2
  • First Olympic Games
    Squaw Valley 1960
  • Year of Birth
    1937
Olympic Results

Biography

Helmut RECKNAGEL

Helmut Recknagel recorded the longest jump of each of the two rounds in the 1960 ski jumping contest and won the gold medal by 4.6 points. He was the first non-Scandinavian to earn an Olympic ski jumping title. In 1964, a second jumping event was added and Recknagel entered both...

... He place sixth on the normal hill and seventh on the large hill.

Olympic Results

More results
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Innsbruck 1964

#6
Normal Hill, Individual
Normal Hill, Individual Ski Jumping
#7
Large Hill, Individual
Large Hill, Individual Ski Jumping
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Squaw Valley 1960

G
Normal Hill, Individual
Normal Hill, Individual Ski Jumping