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Paul Krauß

Full name: Paul Krauß
Gender: Male
Born: October 28, 1917 in Johanngeorgenstadt, Sachsen, Germany
Died: February 20, 1942 in Borvicki, Unknown, Soviet Union
Affiliations: WSV 08 Johanngeorgenstadt, Johanngeorgenstadt (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Ski Jumping

Biography

Ski jumper Paul Krauß came 18th on the normal hill at the 1936 Garmisch Partenkirchen Winter Olympics. In 1937 he finished sixth at the Nordic World Championships, and the following year was the best placed German jumper at Holmenkollen, finishing seventh. in 1939 he was placed eighth. In 1941 he set a new world record at Planica with 112 metres. He was killed-in-action in 1942 during World War II near Borvik in Russia.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Winter 18 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Jumping Men's Normal Hill, Individual Germany GER 18

Men's Normal Hill, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank PTS D DP SP J1S J2S J3S
1936 Winter 18 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Jumping Germany Final Standings 18 204.4
1936 Winter 18 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Jumping Germany Jump 1 20 101.7 62.5 50.7 51.0 17.5 16.0 17.5
1936 Winter 18 Garmisch-Partenkirchen Ski Jumping Germany Jump 2 19 102.7 62.5 50.7 52.0 18.0 17.0 17.0
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