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Hans Rösch

Full name: Hans Rösch
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (170 cm)
Weight: 176 lbs (80 kg)
Born: December 24, 1914 in Munich, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: SC Riessersee, Garmisch-Partenkirchen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Bobsleigh

Biography

Hans Rösch finished sixth with the West German four-man bob team Germany 1 at the 1956 Cortina d’Ampezzo Winter Olympics. His team-mates were [Michael Pössinger], [Lorenz Nieberl] and [Sylvester Wackerle, Sr.]. With Nieberl he also finished ninth in the two-man bob. With the four-man bob he won a medal of each color at the World Championships (gold in 1958, silver in 1954 and 1960, and bronze in 1953). In 1959 he was awarded the Silver Bay Leaf. Rösch won the two-man West German title in 1955, and the four-man title in 1955-56 and 1960. In the 1930s Rösch was a motorcycle racer.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Men's Two Germany-1 GER 9
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Men's Four Germany-1 GER 6

Men's Two

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Partner Phase Unit
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Lorenz Nieberl Final Standings
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Lorenz Nieberl Run 1
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Lorenz Nieberl Run 2
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Lorenz Nieberl Run 3
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Lorenz Nieberl Run 4

Men's Four

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Final Standings
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Run 1
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Run 2
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Run 3
1956 Winter 41 Cortina d'Ampezzo Bobsleigh Germany-1 GER Run 4
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