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Werner Mensching

Full name: Werner Mensching
Gender: Male
Born: December 21, 1933 in Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
Died: June 21, 1997 in Oberstdorf, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: EC Linde Nürnberg
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Figure Skating

Related Olympians: Husband of Rita Blumenberg.

Biography

West German figure skater Werner Mensching from Hannover finished seventh at the 1960 Squaw Valley Olympic Games, together with his partner and later wife [Rita Blumenberg] in the pairs event. They also placed ninth at the Worlds in 1960. At the Europeans they finished fifth (1959), eleventh (1960), fourth (1961) and ninth (1962). At the West German nationals the pair claimed a second place in 1958 and third places in 1959-62. The pair also competed at roller skating events and won the 1958 World Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Mixed Pairs Germany-3 GER 7

Mixed Pairs

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit Rank
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Germany-3 GER Rita Blumenberg Final Standings 7
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Germany-3 GER Rita Blumenberg Final Standings Judge #1 9
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Germany-3 GER Rita Blumenberg Final Standings Judge #2 7T
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Germany-3 GER Rita Blumenberg Final Standings Judge #3 7
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Germany-3 GER Rita Blumenberg Final Standings Judge #4 7
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Germany-3 GER Rita Blumenberg Final Standings Judge #5 6T
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Germany-3 GER Rita Blumenberg Final Standings Judge #6 6
1960 Winter 26 Squaw Valley Figure Skating Germany-3 GER Rita Blumenberg Final Standings Judge #7 10
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