Olaf Hampel

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Olaf Hampel
Medal record
Men's Bobsleigh
Representing  Germany
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1994 Lillehammer Four-man
Gold medal – first place 1998 Nagano Four-man
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1995 Winterberg Two-man
Gold medal – first place 1996 Calgary Four-man

Olaf Hampel (sometimes shown as Olav Hampel, born 1 November 1965 in Bielefeld, North Rhine-Westphalia) is a German bobsledder who competed during the 1990s. Competing in two Winter Olympics, he won gold medals in the four-man event in both 1994 and 1998.

Hampel was also world champion in the two-man event in 1995 and in the four-man in 1996.


He has a wife named Kirstine. They live in Nesslewang, Germany.