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Karl Buhl

Full name: Karl Buhl
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 132 lbs (60 kg)
Born: January 21, 1940 in Sonthofen, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: SC Sonthofen, Sonthofen (GER)
Country: GER Germany, FRG West Germany
Sport: Cross Country Skiing

Biography

Karl Buhl was a farmer and did cross-country skiing training in winter with the German Bundeswehr. He won two West German national titles, over 15 km in 1966 and 50 km in 1967. In West Germany he was overshadowed by [Walter Demel] throughout his career. At the 1964 Innsbruck Olympics Buhl finished 44th over 15 km within the mixed German team. In 1968, representing West Germany, he placed 20th and 31st respectively in the 15 km and 30 km events. With the 4x10 km relay he came eighth.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Winter 24 Innsbruck Cross Country Skiing Men's 15 kilometres Germany GER 44
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing Men's 15 kilometres West Germany FRG 20
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing Men's 30 kilometres West Germany FRG 31
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay West Germany FRG 8

Men's 15 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1964 Winter 24 Innsbruck Cross Country Skiing Germany Final Standings 44 57:10.2 19:40.9 38 40:24.9 45
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing West Germany Final Standings 20 50:38.1 18:22.8 27 37:16.0 22

Men's 30 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing West Germany Final Standings 31 1-42:52.2 33:42.5 29 1-12:50.4 32

Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1968 Winter 28 Grenoble Cross Country Skiing West Germany FRG Final Standings 8 35:34.8 2-19:37.6 8
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