Christopher Grotheer
Grotheer in 2020
Personal information
NationalityGerman
Born (1992-07-30) 30 July 1992 (age 29)
Wernigerode, Germany
Height1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight83 kg (183 lb)
Sport
CountryGermany
SportSkeleton
ClubBSR Oberhof
Turned pro2007

Christopher Grotheer (born 30 July 1992) is a German skeleton racer who has competed since 2007. His debut at the European Cup was in November 2010. Grotheer's best Skeleton World Cup finish was 3rd in season 2012–13.[1] He won the Gold medal in Men's Skeleton Singles contest at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, Germany's first ever in the event.[2]

References

  1. ^ "Grotheer Dritter beim Skeleton-Weltcup". Stern (in German). Retrieved 8 December 2012.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "Christopher Grotheer wins Germany's first skeleton gold | NBC Olympics". www.nbcolympics.com. Retrieved 12 February 2022.