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Josef Gumpold

Full name: Josef Gumpold
Nickname(s): Sepp
Gender: Male
Born: September 3, 1908 in Bad Gastein, Salzburg, Austria
Died: December 6, 1942 in [unknown], Unknown, Russia
Affiliations: SC Partenkirchen, Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Nordic Combined

Biography

Skier Josef Gumpold finished 13th in the Nordic combined at the 1936 Garmisch Partenkirchen Winter Olympics. He lived in Austria as a youth but moved to Bavaria in 1935 and he took German citizenship. Four years earlier he was one the actors in the film Das weiße Rauschen (The White Ecstasy) directed by Leni Riefenstahl. In 1942, he was killed-in-action at the Eastern front during World War II. He was buried at Salzburg in the Böckstein soldiers’ cemetery.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Winter 27 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Nordic Combined Men's Individual Germany GER 13

Men's Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS T D DP SP J1S J2S J3S
1936 Winter 27 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Nordic Combined Germany Final Standings 13 380.7
1936 Winter 27 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Nordic Combined Germany Cross Country Skiing, 18 kilometres 11 190.4 1-24:19
1936 Winter 27 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Nordic Combined Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill 16T 190.3
1936 Winter 27 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Nordic Combined Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 1 16 95.1 45.0 50.6 44.5 16.0 13.0 15.5
1936 Winter 27 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Nordic Combined Germany Ski Jumping, Normal Hill Jump 2 19 95.2 46.0 51.7 43.5 15.0 13.5 15.0
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