Full name: Franz Wembacher
Height: 5-11 (181 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Born: November 15, 1958 in Bischofswiesen, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: RC Berchtesgaden, Berchtesgaden (GER)
Country: West Germany
Related Olympians: Brother of Anton Wembacher.
Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)
Franz Wembacher was a world class luger in the men’s doubles together with Hans Stanggassinger. In addition to their 1984 Olympic Championship at Sarajevo, they won a silver medal at the 1984 Europeans, and at the Worlds, won bronze medals in 1981 and 1983, with a European bronze medal in 1982. Together, they also won three German Championships in 1981, and 1983-84. His brother Anton was also a successful German luger.
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|1984 Winter||25||Sarajevo||Luge||West Germany-1||FRG||Hans Stanggassinger||Final Standings||1|
|1984 Winter||25||Sarajevo||Luge||West Germany-1||FRG||Hans Stanggassinger||Run 1||2|
|1984 Winter||25||Sarajevo||Luge||West Germany-1||FRG||Hans Stanggassinger||Run 2||1|