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Max Bolkart

Full name: Max Bolkart
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6 (168 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: July 29, 1932 in Oberstdorf, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: SC Oberstdorf, Oberstdorf (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Ski Jumping

Biography

West German ski jumper Max Bolkart’s biggest success was victory at the Four Hills Tournament in 1959-60 when he won three events at Oberstdorf, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, and Innsbruck and finished fifth in the last event at Bischofshofen. He participated in three Winter Olympics in 1956-64 finishing, respectively, fourth, sixth and 37th (due to a shoulder injury) in the normal hill event. He was the West German champion four times in 1956-58 and 1964. Bolkart became a youth coach and worked as a machine fitter at the Oberstdorf electric company before running the family owned hotel “Freiberg” in Oberstdorf.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Winter 23 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual Germany GER 4
1960 Winter 27 Squaw Valley Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual Germany GER 6
1964 Winter 31 Innsbruck Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual Germany GER 37T

Men's Normal Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S
1956 Winter 23 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ski Jumping Germany Final Standings 4 222.5
1956 Winter 23 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ski Jumping Germany Jump 1 3T 111.5 80.0 56.5 55.0 18.5 18.5 18.0 18.5 18.0
1956 Winter 23 Cortina d'Ampezzo Ski Jumping Germany Jump 2 4 111.0 81.5 57.5 53.5 18.0 19.0 17.5 17.5 18.0
1960 Winter 27 Squaw Valley Ski Jumping Germany Final Standings 6 212.6
1960 Winter 27 Squaw Valley Ski Jumping Germany Jump 1 11 104.3 87.5 54.8 49.5 16.5 16.5 16.5 16.0 16.5
1960 Winter 27 Squaw Valley Ski Jumping Germany Jump 2 5 108.3 81.0 56.8 51.5 17.0 17.0 17.0 18.0 17.5
1964 Winter 31 Innsbruck Ski Jumping Germany Final Standings 37T 191.5
1964 Winter 31 Innsbruck Ski Jumping Germany Jump 1 42 92.7 69.5 45.7 47.0 15.5 16.0 16.0 15.5 15.0
1964 Winter 31 Innsbruck Ski Jumping Germany Jump 2 31 98.1 72.5 49.6 48.5 16.5 16.0 17.0 16.0 15.0
1964 Winter 31 Innsbruck Ski Jumping Germany Jump 3 40 93.4 70.0 46.9 46.5 16.5 15.5 15.5 15.5 15.0
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