Georg Hettich

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Georg Hettich
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Medal record
Men's nordic combined
Olympic Games
Gold 2006 Turin 15 km individual
Silver 2002 Salt Lake City 4 x 5 km team
Silver 2006 Turin 4 x 5 km team
Bronze 2006 Turin 7.5 km sprint
World Championships
Silver 2003 Val di Fiemme 4 x 5 km team
Silver 2005 Oberstdorf 4 x 5 km team

Georg Hettich (born October 12, 1978 in Furtwangen im Schwarzwald, Baden-Württemberg) is a German nordic combined skier and Olympic medalist.

Hettich was a surprise winner of the 15 km individual event at the 2006 Winter Olympics. At the 2002 Winter Olympics, he won a silver medal in the 4 x 5 km team event and repeated this in 2006. With his bronze in the 7.5 km sprint contest in 2006, he completed his medal collection.

Hettich also won silver medals at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in the 4 x 5 km team event both in 2003 and 2005.

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