Gerd Hessler

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Gerd Hessler
Medal record
Men's cross-country skiing
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1974 Falun 4 x 10 km
Silver medal – second place 1970 Vysoké Tatry 4 x 10 km

Gerd Hessler (born September 13, 1948 in Tannenbergsthal) was a former East German cross-country skier who competed in the 1970s. He earned two medals in the 4 x 10 km at the FIS Nordic World Ski Championships with a gold (1974) and a silver (1970).

Hessler was also part of the 4 x 10 km relay team that finished 6th at the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo.

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