Othmar Schneider

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Olympic medal record
Men’s Alpine Skiing
Gold medal – first place 1952 Oslo Slalom
Silver medal – second place 1952 Oslo Downhill

Othmar Schneider (27 August 1928 – 25 December 2012)[1] was an Austrian Alpine skier and Olympic champion.

Schneider was born in Lech am Arlberg. At the 1952 Winter Olympics in Oslo, he was the gold medalist in the slalom and the silver medalist in the downhill.[2]


  1. ^ "Olympiasieger Othmar Schneider gestorben - Gemeinde - Vorarlberg Online". Vol.at. 2012-12-21. Retrieved 2012-12-25.
  2. ^ Olympic results
Preceded by
Austria Ernst Ocwirk
Austrian Sportsman of the Year
Succeeded by
Austria Hermann Buhl