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Juku Pent

Full name: Johannes "Juku" Pent
Gender: Male
Born: November 20, 1918 in Jäneda, Lääne-Virumaa, Estonia
Died: October 16, 1991 in Sonthofen, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: SC Sonthofen, Sonthofen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Cross Country Skiing


Born in Estonia, Juku Pent joined the German troops during World War II. He was a Nazi party member and fought against the British and Americans on the Western Front. He was awarded the Iron Cross I. and II. Class in only one day. After the war he moved to West Germany, and at the 1952 Oslo Winter Olympics he finished 26th in the 50 km cross country event. Pent later became a designer of ski waxes and synthetic waxes. In 1964 and 1968 he was the head of the technical delegation of the West German Skiing Federation.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Winter 33 Oslo Cross Country Skiing Men's 50 kilometres Germany GER 26

Men's 50 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R I3T I3R
1952 Winter 33 Oslo Cross Country Skiing Germany Final Standings 26 4-30:56 56:50 =17 2-29:30 24 3-45:45 26
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