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Kuno Werner

Full name: Kuno Werner
Gender: Male
Born: May 10, 1925 in Heidersbach, Suhl, Thüringen, Germany
Died: September 8, 2004
Affiliations: ASK Vorwärts Oberhof, Oberhof (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Cross Country Skiing, Biathlon

Biography

Kuno Werner from Oberhof in East Germany finished 27th in the 15 km cross-country event and tenth in the 4x10 km relay at the 1956 Cortina d’Ampezzo Winter Olympics. Four years later at Squaw Valley, he was the highest placed German in the 20 km biathlon event in ninth place. In the individual 15 km cross-country he was 24th and ninth in the relay. Werner also competed in Nordic combined and won two East German Championships in this event in 1952. Werner was also the East German 15 km cross-country champion in 1952 and from 1955-58, the 30 km champion in 1949, 1955-56 and 1958-60, and the 50 km champion from in 1955-57 and 1961. As a biathlete he won the East German titles in 1958 and 1959. He later became a cross-country and biathlon coach in Oberhof.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Winter 30 Cortina d'Ampezzo Cross Country Skiing Men's 15 kilometres Germany GER 27
1956 Winter 30 Cortina d'Ampezzo Cross Country Skiing Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay Germany GER 10
1960 Winter 34 Squaw Valley Cross Country Skiing Men's 15 kilometres Germany GER 24
1960 Winter 34 Squaw Valley Biathlon Men's 20 kilometres Germany GER 9
1960 Winter 34 Squaw Valley Cross Country Skiing Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay Germany GER 9

Men's 15 kilometres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T I1T I1R I2T I2R
1956 Winter 30 Cortina d'Ampezzo Cross Country Skiing Germany Final Standings 27 54:18 16:10 28 38:59 30
1960 Winter 34 Squaw Valley Cross Country Skiing Germany Final Standings 24 55:25.6 17:34 18 37:33 23

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
1960 Winter 34 Squaw Valley Biathlon Germany Final Standings 9 1-41:33.8 6 1-29:33.8 9 2 29:26 14 1 45:05 13 1 1-03:54 10 2 1-21:47 10

Men's 4 × 10 kilometres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T ET ER
1956 Winter 30 Cortina d'Ampezzo Cross Country Skiing Germany GER Final Standings 10 36:19 36:19 7
1960 Winter 34 Squaw Valley Cross Country Skiing Germany GER Final Standings 9 37:27.0 37:27.0 9
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