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Tom Rietzke

Germany

SportShort Track
FederationIDSTGER10211199501
NOCGermany
Born02 Nov 1995 in Dresden 
GenderMen
ResidenceDresden, GER
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish, German
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 42.809 22 Oct 2016 Bormio  
    1000m 1:27.195 08 Jan 2017 Oberstdorf  
    1500m 2:15.873 21 Oct 2016 Bormio  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamEislaufverein Dresden: Germany  
Reason for choosing this sportHis parents encouraged him to try the sport.  
Name of coachDiana Scheibe, GER  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up short track in 2002 in Dresden, Germany.  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerCoach Diana Scheibe. (Athlete, 11 Jan 2017)  
InjuriesHe dislocated his shoulder in 2016 and was unable to compete for one month. (Athlete, 11 Jan 2017)

He suffered a serious cut in 2013 that kept him out of action for six months. (Athlete, 11 Jan 2017)
 
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2012/2013 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay6  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay7  
    2013/2014 World Junior Championships 3000m Relay11  
    2016/2017 European Championships 1500m35  
    2016/2017 European Championships 500m37  
    2016/2017 European Championships 1000m37  
    2016/2017 European Championships Overall39  
    2014/2015 World Junior Championships Overall42  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2016/2017 Dresden 5000m Relay11  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m21  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 500m31  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1500m31  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m34  
    2016/2017 Dresden 1500m37  
    2016/2017 Shanghai 1000m39  
    2016/2017 Gangneung 1000m40  
    2014/2015 Dresden 1500m51  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1500m69  
    2014/2015 World Cup 1500m103  
    2016/2017 World Cup 500m105  
    2016/2017 World Cup 1000m128