Helmut Oblinger: Canoeist (1973-) | Biography, Facts, Information, Career, Wiki, Life
peoplepill id: helmut-oblinger
3 views today
6 views this week
Helmut Oblinger

Helmut Oblinger

Helmut Oblinger
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro Canoeist
Is Canoer
From Austria
Field Sports
Gender male
Birth 14 March 1973, Schärding, Austria
Age 50 years
Star sign Pisces
The details (from wikipedia)


Helmut Oblinger (born 14 March 1973, in Schärding) is an Austrian slalom canoeist who competed from the early 1990s to 2015.

He won a bronze medal in the K1 event at the 2003 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Augsburg. He also has four medals from the European Championships (1 gold, 1 silver and 2 bronzes). Oblinger also competed at five Summer Olympics, earning his best finish of fourth in the K1 event in Sydney in 2000.

His wife, Violetta, won a bronze medal in the women's K1 event at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

World Cup individual podiums

Season Date Venue Position Event
1998 13 Sep 1998 La Seu d'Urgell 2nd K1
2000 2 Jul 2000 Saint-Pé-de-Bigorre 2nd K1
9 Jul 2000 La Seu d'Urgell 2nd K1
2001 3 Jun 2001 Merano 2nd K1
10 Jun 2001 Tacen 3rd K1
28 Jul 2001 Augsburg 3rd K1
2002 26 May 2002 Guangzhou 1st K1
2004 25 Apr 2004 Athens 3rd K1
23 May 2004 La Seu d'Urgell 3rd K1
2005 26 Jun 2005 Tacen 1st K1
2006 3 Jun 2006 Augsburg 2nd K1
European Championship counting for World Cup points
The contents of this page are sourced from Wikipedia article on 09 Mar 2020. The contents are available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license.
comments so far.
From our partners
Reference sources
Sections Helmut Oblinger

arrow-left arrow-right instagram whatsapp myspace quora soundcloud spotify tumblr vk website youtube pandora tunein iheart itunes