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Kurt Brugger

Kurt Brugger
Medal record
Men's Luge
Competitor for  Italy
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1994 Lillehammer Men's doubles
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 1990 Calgary Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Calgary Men's doubles
Bronze medal – third place 1995 Lillehammer Men's doubles
World Cup Championships
Silver medal – second place 1989-90 Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1992-03 Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1994-05 Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1997-08 Men's doubles
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1994 Königssee Mixed team
Silver medal – second place 1992 Winterberg Men's doubles
Silver medal – second place 1994 Königssee Men's doubles

Kurt Brugger (born 17 March 1969 in Bruneck, South Tyrol) is an Italian luger who competed from 1987 to 2003. Together with Wilfried Huber, he won the men's doubles event at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer.

Brugger also won three medals in the men's doubles event at the FIL World Luge Championships with one silver (1990) and two bronzes (1993, 1995). At the FIL European Luge Championships, he won three medals with one gold (Mixed team: 1994) and two silvers (Men's doubles: 1992, 1994).

Brugger's best overall finish in the Luge World Cup men's doubles was second four times (1989-90, 1992-3, 1994-5, 1997-8).

References

  • 1988 luge men's singles results
  • 1988 luge men's doubles results
  • 1992 luge men's doubles results
  • 1998 luge men's doubles results
  • Databaseolympics.com profile on Brugger.
  • FIL-Luge profile
  • Fuzilogik Sports - Winter Olympic results - Men's luge
  • Hickoksports.com results on Olympic champions in luge and skeleton.
  • Hickok sports information on World champions in luge and skeleton.
  • List of European luge champions (German)
  • List of men's doubles luge World Cup champions since 1978.


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