[<< wikipedia] Hansjörg Raffl
Hansjörg Raffl (born 29 January 1958 in Olang) is an Italian luger who competed from the late 1970s to the mid-1990s. Competing in five Winter Olympics, he won two medals in the men's doubles event with a silver in 1994 and a bronze in 1992.
Raffl also won nine medals at the FIL World Luge Championships with two gold (Men's doubles: 1990, Mixed team: 1989), four silvers (1983, 1989, 1993; Mixed team: 1990), and three bronzes (Men's doubles: 1991, Mixed team: 1991, 1993).
He also won nine medals in the FIL European Luge Championships with two gold (Men's doubles: 1992, 1994), two silvers (Men's doubles: 1988, 1990), and five bronzes (Men's doubles: 1984, 1986; Mixed team: 1988, 1990, 1992).Raffll also won 26 World Cup races and eight World Cup overall men's doubles titles (1982-3, 1984-5, 1985-6, 1988-9, 1989–90, 1990-1, 1991-2, 1992-3). His best World Cup overall finish in the men's singles was second in 1978-9.


== References ==

1980 luge men's doubles results
1984 luge men's doubles results
1988 luge men's singles results
1992 luge men's doubles results
1994 luge men's doubles results
DatabaseOlympics.com information on Raffl at the Wayback Machine (archived 2007-08-24)
Fuzilogik Sports - Winter Olympic results - Men's luge at the Wayback Machine (archived 2010-02-21)
Hickoksports.com results on Olympic champions in luge and skeleton. at the Wayback Machine (archived 2007-06-30)
Hickok sports information on World champions in luge and skeleton. at Archive.today (archived 2012-12-04)
List of men's doubles luge World Cup champions since 1978. at the Wayback Machine (archived 2008-02-06)
List of men's singles luge World Cup champions since 1978. at the Wayback Machine (archived 2008-02-06)