Jörg Hoffmann (luger)
Hoffman at the 1985 World championships in Oberhof, East Germany
|Representing East Germany|
|1988 Calgary||Men's doubles|
|1984 Sarajevo||Men's doubles|
|1983 Lake Placid||Men's doubles|
|1985 Oberhof||Men's doubles|
|1987 Igls||Men's doubles|
|1990 Calgary||Mixed team|
|1985 Oberhof||Men's singles|
|1989 Winterberg||Men's doubles|
|1990 Calgary||Men's doubles|
|World Cup Championships|
|1990 Igls||Men's doubles|
|1990 Igls||Mixed team|
|1986 Hammarstrand||Men's doubles|
Jörg Hoffmann (born 15 March 1963 in Sondershausen, Bezirk Erfurt) is an East German luger who competed from the mid-1980s to 1990. Together with Jochen Pietzsch he won two medals in the men's doubles event with a gold in 1988 and a bronze in 1984.
Hoffmann also found great success at the FIL World Luge Championships with a total of seven medals, including four gold (Men's doubles: 1983, 1985, 1987; Mixed team: 1990), one silver (Men's singles: 1985), and two bronzes (Men's doubles: 1989, 1990). He also won three medals at the FIL European Luge Championships with two golds (Men's doubles and mixed team: both 1990) and one silver (Men's doubles: 1986).
Hoffmann won the overall Luge World Cup title in men's doubles in 1983-4.
- DatabaseOlympics.com information on Hoffman
- Fuzilogik Sports - Winter Olympic results - Men's luge
- Hickoksports.com results on Olympics champions in luge and skeleton.
- Hickok sports information on World champions in luge and skeleton.
- List of men's doubles luge World Cup champions since 1978.
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