Weightlifter who won the won the 2014 Under-23 European Championship and has competed in multiple World Weightlifting Championships. Some of his best lifts are a 153kg snatch and a 190kg clean and jerk.
He attended a sports school in Germany and was originally a soccer player. He transitioned to weightlifting after suffering a number of serious injuries.
He gives fans insights into his training regimen and offers tips for aspiring weightlifters on his self-titled YouTube channel.
He was born in Germany.
He and Ronny Weller are both famous German weightlifters.