Peter Sendel

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Peter Sendel
Personal information
Full name Peter Sendel
Born (1972-03-06) 6 March 1972 (age 45)
Ilmenau, East Germany
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Professional information
Sport Biathlon
Club WSV Oberhof 05 e.V.
World Cup debut 9 December 1993
Retired 26 December 2004
Olympic Games
Teams 2 (1998, 2002)
Medals 2 (1 gold)
World Championships
Teams 9 (1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004)
Medals 6 (2 gold)
World Cup
Seasons 12 (1993/94–2004/05)
Individual victories 0
All victories 15
Individual podiums 7
All podiums 40

Peter Sendel (born 6 March 1972) is a former German biathlete. At the 1998 Olympics in Nagano, Sendel was a part of the German team that won the gold medal. Later he earned a relay silver medal from the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City. Sendel retired as a biathlete in 2004.

Biathlon results[edit]

All results are sourced from the International Biathlon Union.[1]

Olympic Games[edit]

2 medals (1 gold, 1 silver)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Relay
Japan 1998 Nagano 8th N/A Gold
United States 2002 Salt Lake City Silver
*Pursuit was added as an event in 2002.

World Championships[edit]

6 medals (2 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze)

Event Individual Sprint Pursuit Mass start Team Relay
Canada 1994 Canmore N/A N/A N/A N/A Bronze N/A
Italy 1995 Antholz-Anterselva N/A N/A 14th
Germany 1996 Ruhpolding 25th N/A N/A Silver
Slovakia 1997 Brezno-Osrblie N/A Silver Gold
Finland 1999 Kontiolahti 18th 50th 15th 22nd N/A 4th
Norway 2000 Oslo Holmenkollen 6th 8th 12th 4th N/A Bronze
Slovenia 2001 Pokljuka 47th N/A
Russia 2003 Khanty-Mansiysk 8th 11th N/A Gold
Germany 2004 Oberhof 22nd 41st 27th N/A
*During Olympic seasons competitions are only held for those events not included in the Olympic program.
**Team was removed as an event in 1998, and pursuit was added in 1997 with mass start being added in 1999.


  1. ^ "Peter Sendel". IBU Datacenter. International Biathlon Union. Retrieved 17 July 2015. 

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