Full name: N. Georg von Kaufmann
Nickname(s): Schorsch Kaufmann
Born: May 24, 1907 in Munich, Bayern, Germany
Died: May 3, 1972 in Giebing, Bernau am Chiemsee, Bayern, Germany
Sport: Cross Country Skiing
Skier Georg von âSchorschâ Kaufmann was the flag-bearer of the German team at the 1936 Garmisch Winter Olympics. He finished 20th in the 18 km cross country event. Von Kaufmann was a forester, athlete and mountaineer, folk musician, folk dance collector and dance master in Upper Bavaria. In 1952 he completed the first winter ascent of the east wall of the Watzmann, the third highest mountain in Germany.
|1936 Winter||28||Garmisch-Partenkirchen||Cross Country Skiing||Men's 18 kilometres||Germany||GER||20|
|1936 Winter||28||Garmisch-Partenkirchen||Cross Country Skiing||Germany||Final Standings||20||1-22:39|