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Franz Keller

Full name: Franz Keller
Gender: Male
Height: 5'7" (169 cm)
Weight: 146 lbs (66 kg)
Born: January 19, 1945 in Nesselwang, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: SK Nesselwang, Nesselwang (GER)
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Nordic Combined, Ski Jumping

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Franz Keller started his career as a ski jumper and won the 1966 German Championships. He then switched to Nordic combined and won a silver medal at the 1966 World Championships in Oslo. In 1967, he won the Nordic combined event at Holmenkollen, leading up to his gold medal in Nordic combined at the Grenoble Olympics, for which he was elected Sportsman of the Year in West Germany. In 1973 Keller received the Holmenkollen Medal (with Einar Bergsland and Ingolf Mork).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Ski Jumping Men's Large Hill, Individual West Germany FRG 36
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Nordic Combined Men's Individual West Germany FRG 1 Gold
1972 Winter 27 Sapporo Nordic Combined Men's Individual West Germany FRG 33

Men's Large Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Ski Jumping West Germany Final Standings 36 174.1
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Ski Jumping West Germany Jump 1 33 93.6 90.5 48.1 45.5 15.0 15.5 15.0 15.0 16.0
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Ski Jumping West Germany Jump 2 44 80.5 84.0 39.0 41.5 13.5 14.5 14.0 13.5 14.0

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Nordic Combined West Germany Final Standings 1 449.04
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Nordic Combined West Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill 1 240.1
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Nordic Combined West Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 1 2 118.1 73.0 70.1 48.0 16.0 15.5 16.5 16.0 16.0
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Nordic Combined West Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 2 1 122.0 77.5 75.0 47.0 16.5 15.5 15.5 15.0 16.0
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Nordic Combined West Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 3 34 non-scoring 81.3 77.0 62.3 19.0 6.0 4.0 7.0 6.0 7.0
1968 Winter 23 Grenoble Nordic Combined West Germany Cross Country Skiing, 15 kilometres 13 208.94 50:45.2 17:29.9 11 36:35.5 14
1972 Winter 27 Sapporo Nordic Combined West Germany Final Standings 33 336.860
1972 Winter 27 Sapporo Nordic Combined West Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill 31 154.0
1972 Winter 27 Sapporo Nordic Combined West Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 1 29 non-scoring 72.4 63.5 30.4 42.0 14.0 15.0 14.5 13.5 13.5
1972 Winter 27 Sapporo Nordic Combined West Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 2 34 73.7 65.5 35.2 38.5 13.0 12.0 12.5 13.0 13.5
1972 Winter 27 Sapporo Nordic Combined West Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 3 22 80.3 68.5 36.8 43.5 14.5 14.5 15.5 14.5 14.5
1972 Winter 27 Sapporo Nordic Combined West Germany Cross Country Skiing, 15 kilometres 30 182.860 52:32.5 16:28.1 23 36:28.4 26