At a glance

17 Sep 1967 Ramsau am Dachstein, Austria
184 cm / 75 kg 6'0'' / 165 pounds
Male

Wolfgang Perner starting competing in winter triathlon (running, mountain biking, cross-country skiing) while in the military, which led to his involvement in biathlon. He made the Austrian national biathlon team in 1990. Although he missed the 1992 Winter Olympics, Perner placed third that year at Holmenkollen and won his first World Cup title in Novosibirsk. During his career Perner won nine titles at the World Military Championships (CISM) and had five World Cup victories, three of them in team events. He had nine podium finishes in World Cup events, three individually.

After the 2006 Winter Olympics, Perner retired but was also...

Wolfgang in numbers

4
Olympics
Olympics
1
medals
Gold medal: Silver medal: Bronze medal:1
  • Turin
    Turin 2006
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Turin
    Turin 2006
    • AC
      Biathlon
      10 kilometres Sprint
    • AC
      Biathlon
      20 kilometres
    • AC
      Biathlon
      12.5 kilometres Pursuit
  • Salt Lake City
    Salt Lake City 2002
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Salt Lake City
    Salt Lake City 2002
    • 3 Bronze medal
      Biathlon
      10 kilometres Sprint
    • 32
      Biathlon
      20 kilometres
    • 9
      Biathlon
      12.5 kilometres Pursuit
    • 6
      Biathlon
      4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay
  • Nagano
    Nagano 1998
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Nagano
    Nagano 1998
    • 38
      Biathlon
      10 kilometres Sprint
    • 24
      Biathlon
      20 kilometres
    • 11
      Biathlon
      4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay
  • Lillehammer
    Lillehammer 1994
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Lillehammer
    Lillehammer 1994
    • 22
      Biathlon
      10 kilometres Sprint
    • 9
      Biathlon
      4 × 7.5 kilometres Relay

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