Olympic Medals
Games Participations2
First Olympic GamesAlbertville 1992
Year of Birth1968


Former East German long and triple jumper René Hannemann turned to bobsledding at the end of the 1980s. He won a silver medal at the 1992 Albertville Winter Olympics and a bronze medal at Lillehammer in 1994, both with pilot Wolfgang Hoppe but with different teams in the four-man bob. At the World Championships Hannemann won a bronze medal in the four-man in 1991 and a bronze medal in the two-man in 1993, adding championships in the four-man in 1995 and 1997. At the European Championships he claimed the title in 1995 with a silver one year later. In 1988 he had already won a silver medal in the European four-man with non-Olympian pilot Volker Dietrich. Hannemann was educated as a sports teacher and later worked as an insurance agent in his hometown of Potsdam.

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