Bernd Hahn

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Bernd Hahn
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Hahn in 1972
Medal record
World Championships
Gold 1974 Königssee Men's doubles
Gold 1981 Hammarstrand Men's doubles
European Championships
Silver 1973 Königssee Men's doubles
Silver 1978 Hammarstrand Men's doubles
Silver 1980 Olang Men's doubles
Bronze 1975 Olang Men's doubles

Bernd Hahn (born November 16, 1954) is an East German luger who competed from the early 1970s to the early 1980s. He won two gold medals in the men's doubles event at the FIL World Luge Championships (1974, 1981).

Hahn also won four medals in the men's doubles event at the FIL European Luge Championships with three silvers (1973, 1978, 1980) and one bronze (1975)

Competing in two Winter Olympics, he earned his best finish of fourth in the men's doubles event at Lake Placid, New York in 1980.

After retiring from luge, Hahn worked as a luge coach for Canada, France, and (since 2006) Russia