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Walter Bussmann

Full name: Walter Bussmann
Gender: Male
Born: October 20, 1904
Died: February 1957 in Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland
Affiliations: Luzern
Country: SUI Switzerland
Sport: Cross Country Skiing

Biography

After the 1928 Winter Olympics where he had two 15th place finishes, Walter Bussmann competed at the 1929 and 1930 World Championships. In 1929 he was 10th in the 18 km and 11th in 50 km, in 1930 his 35th place was still the best ranking of a Central European. A sergeant, he also represented the Swiss Army in international events. In 1930 he won the Swiss Championship in the Nordic Combined.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Cross Country Skiing Men's 18 kilometres Switzerland SUI 15
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Cross Country Skiing Men's 50 kilometres Switzerland SUI 15

Men's 18 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Cross Country Skiing Switzerland Final Standings 15 1-49:46

Men's 50 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R I4T I4R I5T I5R I6T I6R I7T I7R
1928 Winter 23 Sankt Moritz Cross Country Skiing Switzerland Final Standings 15 5-38:49 25:35 9 52:00 =13 1-28:45 =17 1-54:12 15 2-27:03 =18 4-14:25 10 5-06:54 13
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