Ulrich Wehling

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Birthday
8, 1952
Birthplace
Germany
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
8, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
Germany

About

German skier and three-time Olympic Champion, winning gold in 1972, 1976, and in 1980 at the Lake Placid Games.

Before Fame

He won the 1971 FIS Junior World Ski Championships at the age of 19.

Trivia

He was the first male athlete to win three consecutive Winter Olympic gold medals in the same event: 1972, 1976, and 1980.

Family Life

He married Evi Wehling in 1981.

Associated With

He took gold in the 1980 Olympics where speed skater Eric Heiden won five gold medals.