German professional skier who is known for competing in a variety of both team and individual jumping events. He has completed in several different olympic games and also shares both photos and videos from his ski trips through Instagram for his over 70,000 followers.
He made his FIS Ski Jumping World Cup debut in December of 2011 at the Four Hills Tournament in Ovberstdorf. He gained further attention in 2014 when he placed first in the team event at the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup in Klingenthal.
He is known for having won a gold medal at the 2017 FIS Nordic World Ski Championships in Lahti in the Mixed NH event.
He was born and raised in Siegsdorf, Germany.
He shared a photo with fellow professional skier Richard Freitag to his Instagram in November of 2018.