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Sepp Behr

Full name: Josef "Sepp" Behr
Gender: Male
Born: February 20, 1931 in Sonthofen, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: SC Sonthofen, Sonthofen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Alpine Skiing

Related Olympians: Father of Pamela Behr.

Biography

West German alpine skier Sepp Behr, whose daughter [Pamela] also became an Olympic Alpine skier, participated in the 1956 Cortina d’Ampezzo and the 1960 Innsbruck Winter Olympics. His best finish was eighth in the giant slalom in 1956. In 1954 he had finished sixth in the Alpine combination at the World Championships in Åre. Between 1954-62 Behr won six national titles, three each in both slalom/giant slalom and Alpine combined.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Winter 24 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine Skiing Men's Downhill Germany GER 12
1956 Winter 24 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine Skiing Men's Giant Slalom Germany GER 8
1956 Winter 24 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine Skiing Men's Slalom Germany GER AC DQ
1960 Winter 28 Squaw Valley Alpine Skiing Men's Slalom Germany GER 10

Men's Downhill

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Winter 24 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine Skiing Germany Final Standings 12 3:07.7

Men's Giant Slalom

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1956 Winter 24 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine Skiing Germany Final Standings 8 3:11.4

Men's Slalom

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T PT
1956 Winter 24 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine Skiing Germany Final Standings AC DQ
1956 Winter 24 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine Skiing Germany Run 1 15 1:33.3 0:00
1956 Winter 24 Cortina d'Ampezzo Alpine Skiing Germany Run 2 AC DQ
1960 Winter 28 Squaw Valley Alpine Skiing Germany Final Standings 10 2:16.0
1960 Winter 28 Squaw Valley Alpine Skiing Germany Run 1 13 1:12.1
1960 Winter 28 Squaw Valley Alpine Skiing Germany Run 2 13 1:03.9
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