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Wolfgang Elsner

Full name: Wolfgang Herrmann Elsner
Gender: Male
Born: September 11, 1906 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: January 1, 1981 in Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Affiliations: VSaW, Berlin (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Sailing

Biography

West German sailor Wolfgang Elsner was one of the crew in the 6 metres class that finished 10th at the 1952 Helsinki Olympic Games. He was a member of the Verein Seglerhaus am Wannsee in Berlin. Later he became president of the West German Olympic Sailing Committee, and was involved in the selection of the East or West German sailors for the mixed German teams in 1956-64, and then for the West German teams in 1968 and 1972. Elsner was a physician by profession.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Mixed 6 metres Nirwana GER 10

Mixed 6 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Date PTS T
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Nirwana GER Final Standings 1952-07-20 1,190
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Nirwana GER Race One 1952-07-20 141 2-38:06
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Nirwana GER Race Two 1952-07-21 297 3-22:20
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Nirwana GER Race Three 1952-07-22 188 2-36:38
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Nirwana GER Race Four 1952-07-23 141 2-57:52
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Nirwana GER Race Five 1952-07-26 188 2-51:13
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Nirwana GER Race Six 1952-07-27 188 2-43:12
1952 Summer 45 Helsinki Sailing Nirwana GER Race Seven 1952-07-28 188 3-13:19
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