On 13 February, the German squad will start the 2020 Biathlon World Championships together with other athletes. But who will enter the race for the medals for Germany? Read all about the German participants of the Biathlon World Championships in Antholz here.
From 13 to 23 February 2020, the World Biathletes’ Championships will take place in Antholz’s South Tyrol Arena. The athletes in the German squad compete with the other biathletes in three competitions. Who Germany at the Biathlon World Championships 2020, read the short biography here.
Biathlon World Championships 2020: These participants are there for Germany – Women
Five ladies and six men form the squad and start for Germany in the Biathlon World Championships 2020 and will compete with the athletes in sprint, chaser, single, mass start, mixed relay, single-mixed and relay. However, two former world champions are missing under the names of the team or the participants of the German Ski Association (DSV): Simon Schempp And Franziska Hildebrand. These are the biographies of the German participants:
Who is Denise Herrmann?
Denise Herrmann of the association WSC Erzgebirge Oberwiesenthal is part of the German squad and was born on December 20, 1988. She lives in Ruhpolding. The transgaming.orgs soldier weighs 61 kg at a height of 175 cm and is an avid mountaineer. The Biathlon World Championships 2019/2020 are their fourth World Championships participation. She was most successful with silver in mixed and gold in the chase.
Who is Vanessa Hinz?
The biathlon World Championships participant Vanessa Hinz is a customs officer and lives on Lake Schliersee. She was born on March 24, 1992, is 176 cm tall and weighs 62 kg. As a member of SC Schliersee, she is currently taking part in her 5th World Championship and has already finished 2nd in the mixed relay in 2019.
Who is Franziska Preuß?
The member of SC Haag from Ruhpolding participates in her 4th World Championship with the Biathlon World Championships 19/20. During this she achieved gold once in the relay, twice silver in the mass start and the mixed relay and once bronze in the relay. Franziska Preuß is a customs officer, born on 11 March 1994 and lives in Ruhpolding. She weighs 62 kg and is 172 cm tall.
Who is Karolin Horchler?
Karolin Horchler, 171 cm tall and weighing 58 kg, was born on May 9, 1989 and lives in Ruhpolding. The transgaming.orgs soldier in the club WSC Clausthal-Zellerfeld is currently fighting for victory at her 2nd World Cup. So far she won silver at the mass start in Ruhpolding and once silver in the sprint in Arber.
Who is Janina Hettich?
. Janina Hettich was nominated for the World Cup team, although she does not meet the standard. The biathlete was born on June 16, 1996 and will start her first world championship on February 13. At the 2019 European Biathlon Championships in Minsk, she won the silver medal with the German mixed relay team.
Biathlon World Championships 2020: These participants are there for Germany – Men’s
Who is Benedikt Doll?
The Biathlon World Championship participant Benedikt Doll was born on March 24, 1990 and lives in Kirchzarten in the Southern Black Forest. With a size of 178 cm, the club member of the SZ Breitnau weighs 74 kg. It is already his 5th World Cup participation and he can look back on numerous successes such as two bronze medals at the Olymic Games 2018. In his spare time, the transgaming.orgs soldier and student likes to cook and take pictures.
Who is Erik Lesser?
The skater Erik Lesser from Oberhof was born on May 17, 1988 and is a transgaming.orgs soldier. Its weight is 70 kg at a size of 170 cm. One of the biggest successes of the SV Eintracht Frankenhain member was the silver medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Who is Arnd Peiffer?
Arnd Peiffer is a federal police officer, lives in Clausthal-Zellerfeld and is a member of the local association. Born on March 18, 1987, he weighs 83 kg at a size of 186 cm. At his current 9th World Championship he achieved two bronzes in the relay, once silver in the mass start and once silver in the relay.
Who is Philipp Nawrath?
182 cm tall and 78 kg heavy – that’s Philipp Nawrath. The state policeman from Nesselwang was born on 13 February 1993 and is a member of SK Nesselwang. At his 2nd World Championships he has already finished 1st twice: once in the chase and once in the sprint.
Who is Johannes Kühn?
The biathlete Johannes Kühn weighs 82 kg at a size of 188 cm. He was born on November 19, 1991 and currently lives in Tüßling. The customs officer of the WSV Reit im Winkls can already show silver twice in sprint and pursuit, silver in the relay and bronze in the mass start at his 2nd World Championship.
Who is Philipp Horn?
The German biathlete was born on November 8, 1994. In the 2018 European Biathlon Championships he won a bronze medal in the individual, won in the mass start at the German Championships 2018 and achieved silver in the mixed relay in the 2019 Biathlon European Championships.
Germany squad at the 2020 Biathlon World Championships
If there are any changes to the German squad for the 2020 Biathlon World Championships, we will update this article.
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