Hubert Hammerer

Olympic shooter from Austria

Hubert Hammerer (10 September 1925 – 24 March 2017) was a Austrian sports shooter. He competed at the 1960 and 1964 Olympics in five rifle events and won a gold medal in 300 m 3 positions in 1960.[1] He was the Olympic flag bearer for Austria at the 1964 Games.

Hubert Hammerer
Vasily Borisov, Hubert Hammerer, Hans Rudolf Spillmann 1960.jpg
Vasily Borisov, Hubert Hammerer and Hans Rudolf Spillmann at the 1960 Olympics
Personal information
Born(1925-09-10)10 September 1925
Egg in Vorarlberg, Vorarlberg, Austria
DiedMarch 24, 2017(2017-03-24) (aged 91)
Vienna, Austria
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight78 kg (172 lb)

Hammerer died in Vienna on 24 March 2017, aged 91.[2]


  1. "Hubert Hammerer". Sports-Reference. Retrieved 18 July 2011.
  2. "Olympia-Sieger Hammerer gestorben" (in German). Austrian Broadcasting Corporation (ORF). Retrieved 27 March 2017.

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