Wolfgang Danne

Wolfgang Danne ( born December 9, 1941 in Hildesheim ) is a former German figure skater, who started pair skating.

Danne represented the SC Riessersee. He began his career at the pair of running side by Sigrid Reichmann. 1963 and 1964 they were third in the German Championship. Your best international placements were sixth place at the European Championship in 1964 and the ninth place at the World Championship in 1964. Thereafter Danne changed his figure skating partner and stepped from now on with Margot Glockshuber to. With it, he was in 1967 and 1968 German pair skating champions. In the period from 1965 to 1968 denied Glockshuber and Danne World and European Championships. At the European Championships, they won the bronze medal in 1966 and 1967 the silver medal. Their only World Cup medal they won in 1967 in Vienna, where they were runner-up behind Lyudmila Belousova and Oleg Protopopov from the Soviet Union. At the 1968 Olympic Games in Grenoble, the pair won bronze. After the end of her amateur career Glockshuber and Danne occurred until 1972 on at the Ice Capades revue.

In 1982 Wolfgang Danne worked as a coach, first in Frankfurt am Main, later in Garmisch -Partenkirchen. He is the first athlete who has been funded by the German Sports Aid Foundation.


Pair of running

( until 1964 with Sigrid Riechmann, starting in 1965 with Margot Glockshuber )

  • Z = Withdrawn