|Olympic medal record|
|Representing East Germany|
Romy Kermer and Rolf Österreich in 1976
|Country represented||East Germany|
28 November 1952 |
Rostock, Bezirk Rostock, East Germany
|Former partner||Romy Kermer
Österreich began skating in Berlin. He first teamed up with Marlies Radunsky. From 1972 on he skated with Romy Kermer. He skated for the club SC Dynamo Berlin and was representing East Germany. His coach was Heidemarie Seiner-Walther.
Romy Kermer and Rolf Österreich won the silver medal at the Winter Olympics 1976 in Innsbruck.
After their figure skating career they married each other. Österreich now works as a figure skating coach at the club TUS Stuttgart.
Pairs with Kermer
|East German Champ.||1st||2nd||1st||1st|
Pairs with Radunsky
|Prize of Moscow News||7th|
|East German Championships||3rd||3rd|