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Paul Renne

Full name: Paul Wisner Renne
Gender: Male
Height: 5-9.5 (177 cm)
Weight: 161 lbs (73 kg)
Born: November 9, 1939 in Bozeman, Montana, United States
Died: April 18, 1970
Affiliations: US Army, (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Biathlon


Paul Renne was a 1st Lieutenant in the US Army when he competed in the 1964 biathlon. Renne attended Montana State College, where his father, Roland Renne, was the long-time president of the school. In 1963 Roland Renne left that post when he was named the US Secretary of Agriculture for Foreign Affairs. He was later the Democratic nominee for Governor of Montana in 1964, but was not elected. Paul had started biathlon primarily as a cross-country skiier, learning shooting in the military, and placing second at the 1964 Olympic Trials. He lived only a few more years, being killed in a one-car accident near Hays, Kansas in 1970.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Winter 24 Innsbruck Biathlon Men's 20 kilometres United States USA 39

Men's 20 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank AT M ST SR S1M S1T S1R S2M S2T S2R S3M S3T S3R S4M S4T S4R
1964 Winter 24 Innsbruck Biathlon United States Final Standings 39 1-46:45.9 6 1-34:45.9 45 3 35:16 48 1 57:36 =42 1 1-05:02 40 1 1-31:26 38
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