Erich Pausin
Erik and Ilse Pausin (1950)
Personal information
Country represented Germany
Born(1920-04-18)18 April 1920
DiedMay 1997 (aged 77)
PartnerIlse Pausin

Erik Pausin (18 April 1920 – May 1997) was an Austrian pair skater. With his sister Ilse Pausin, he won the silver medal at the 1936 Winter Olympics at age 15, became one of the youngest male figure skating Olympic medalists. They won five consecutive silver medals (1935–1939) at the World Figure Skating Championships and three consecutive silver medals (1937–1939) at the European Figure Skating Championships. In 1939, they competed representing Nazi Germany,[1] which swept the Worlds pairs podium that year.


(with Ilse Pausin)

Event 1935 1936 1937 1938 1939 1940 1941
Winter Olympics 2nd
World Championships 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd 2nd
European Championships 4th 2nd 2nd 2nd
German Championships 2nd 2nd
Austrian Championships 2nd 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st 1st


  1. ^ "ISU Worlds Results: Pairs" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2013-12-05. (19.4 KB)