Thomas Schroll

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Gold medal icon (G initial).svg 1992 Albertville Four-man
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Thomas Schroll (born 26 November 1965) is a former bobsledder from Austria who competed from the late 1980s to the mid-1990s. He won a gold medal in the four-men event with teammates Ingo Appelt, Harald Winkler and Gerhard Haidacher at the 1992 Winter Olympics of Albertville. Schroll also finished fourth in the two-man event with Appelt at those same games.

Austria Federal republic in Central Europe

Austria, officially the Republic of Austria, is a country of nearly 9 million people in Central Europe. It is bordered by the Czech Republic and Germany to the north, Hungary and Slovakia to the east, Slovenia and Italy to the south, and Switzerland and Liechtenstein to the west. The territory of Austria covers 83,879 km2 (32,386 sq mi). The terrain is highly mountainous, lying within the Alps; only 32% of the country is below 500 m (1,640 ft), and its highest point is 3,798 m (12,461 ft). The majority of the population speaks local Bavarian dialects as their native language, and German in its standard form is the country's official language. Other local official languages are Hungarian, Burgenland Croatian, and Slovene.

Ingo Appelt is an Austrian bobsledder who competed from the late 1980s to early 1992.

Harald Winkler is an Austrian bobsledder who competed in the late 1980s and early 1990s. He won a gold medal in the four-man event with teammates Ingo Appelt, Gerhard Haidacher and Thomas Schroll at the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville.

Schroll also won a silver medal in the four-man event at the 1995 FIBT World Championships in Winterberg.

The FIBT World Championships 1995 took place in Winterberg, Germany (Bobsleigh) and Lillehammer, Norway (Skeleton). This was the first time both cities hosted a championship event.

Winterberg Place in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Winterberg is a town in the Hochsauerland district of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and a major winter sport resort of the Wintersport Arena Sauerland.

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