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Wolfgang Staudinger

Full name: Wolfgang Staudinger
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10.5 (180 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Born: September 8, 1963 in Berchtesgaden, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: RC Berchtesgaden, Berchtesgaden (GER)
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Luge

Related Olympians: Husband of Marie-Claude Doyon.

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

In his active career Wolfgang Staudinger was a world class luger in the doubles starting with [Johannes Schettel] up to the early 1980s, then together with [Thomas Schwab]. In 1988 Staudinger and Schwab added the German and European titles to their Olympic bronze medal, after having won the 1986-87 World Cup, and placing second at the 1987 World Championships in Igls. Staudinger retired in 1989 and became a world class coach, beginning in Canada, followed by engagements in the US and Germany. Since 2007 he has been the Chief Coach of the Canadian National Team, with a contract carrying him through the 2014 Olympic Winter Games. He is married to Canadian luger [Marie-Claude Doyon].

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Luge Mixed (Men)'s Doubles West Germany-2 FRG 8
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Luge Mixed (Men)'s Doubles West Germany-1 FRG 3 Bronze

Mixed (Men)'s Doubles

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Luge West Germany-2 FRG Thomas Schwab Final Standings 8
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Luge West Germany-2 FRG Thomas Schwab Run 1 8
1984 Winter 20 Sarajevo Luge West Germany-2 FRG Thomas Schwab Run 2 9
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Luge West Germany-1 FRG Thomas Schwab Final Standings 3
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Luge West Germany-1 FRG Thomas Schwab Run 1 4
1988 Winter 24 Calgary Luge West Germany-1 FRG Thomas Schwab Run 2 5
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