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Werner Seibold

Full name: Werner Seibold
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (174 cm)
Weight: 172 lbs (78 kg)
Born: January 24, 1948 in Tegernsee, Bayern, Germany
Died: November 29, 2012 in Bad Wiessee, Bayern, Germany
Affiliations: SG Bad Wiessee, Bad Wiessee (GER)
Country: FRG West Germany
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

One of the high points of Werner Seibold’s career was definitely at the 1976 Olympics, where Seibold, a relatively unknown shooter, who hadn’t won even a national title yet, won a surprising bronze medal in small-bore rifle, three positions. Seibold missed the 1980 Olympics due to the boycott and finished only 25th at the 1984 Olympics in small-bore rifle, prone. At the World Championships, Seibold won one gold and five silver medals. He was World team air rifle champion in 1978, won silvers in team small-bore rifle, prone in 1978 and 1982, in team small-bore rifle, three positions in 1978, in team small-bore rifle, standing in 1978, and in team small-bore rifle, kneeling in 1978. At the European Championships, Seibold won one gold, seven silver and three bronze medals, winning the 1978 European team air rifle title. After finishing his sporting career, Seibold worked as a shooting coach in his home town of Bad Wiessee.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Shooting Mixed Small-Bore Rifle, Three Positions, 50 metres West Germany FRG 3 Bronze
1984 Summer 36 Los Angeles Shooting Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres West Germany FRG 25T

Mixed Small-Bore Rifle, Three Positions, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS PP KP SP R1P R2P R3P R4P
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Shooting West Germany FRG Final Standings 1,160 397 386 377
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Shooting West Germany FRG Prone 397 98 100 99 100
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Shooting West Germany FRG Kneeling 386 97 95 97 97
1976 Summer 28 Montréal Shooting West Germany FRG Standing 377 94 94 92 97

Men's Small-Bore Rifle, Prone, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS R1P R2P R3P R4P R5P R6P
1984 Summer 36 Los Angeles Shooting West Germany FRG Final Standings 589 97 98 100 96 99 99
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