Ski jumping at the 1956 Winter Olympics
At the 1956 Winter Olympics, the Ski jumping event was contested in Cortina d'Ampezzo. The competition took place at the Trampolino Olimpico Italia with a K-Point of 72m. Athletes from East and West Germany competed together as the "United Team of Germany", designated as the EUA this combined team appeared in the 1956, 1960 and the 1964 Winter Olympics.
February 5, 1956
K90 individual (70m) ski jumping
|This section is incomplete. (March 2009)|
|1 ! Gold|| Antti Hyvärinen
|2 ! Silver|| Aulis Kallakorpi
|3 ! Bronze|| Harry Glaß
|4th||Max Bolkart (EUA)||222.5|
|5th||Sven Pettersson (SWE)||220.0|
|6th||Andreas Däscher (SUI)||219.5|
|7th||Eino Kirjonen (FIN)||219.0|
|8th||Werner Lesser (EUA)||210.0|
- Henauer, Kurt (FIS PR and Media Coordinator Ski Jumping). "hill lengths." E-Mail to Chris Miller. 5 Jun 2006.