Photo: IBSF / Dietmar Reker - Sportpresse Reker

Berchtesgaden (RWH) Bobsleigh pilot Richard Oelsner (GER), five times Junior World Champion in 2-man bobsleigh (2015 and 2017 to 2020), adds push athlete Paul Krenz to his team. This was reported by the newspaper Thüringer Allgemeine in Erfurt on

Paul Krenz previously belonged to the team of the Olympic 4-man bobsleigh silver medallist Nico Walther. Together with him, Paul Krenz won the 2020 European Championship bronze medal in the 4-man bobsleigh and BMW IBSF World Championships bronze 2019 (2-man bobsleigh) and 2020 (4-man bobsleigh). The 28-year-old celebrated his only victory in the BMW IBSF World Cup so far in Winterberg in 2018 in the 4-man bob, also with Nico Walther. After the 2020 World Championships in Altenberg, pilot Walther had announced his retirement.

In addition to the five titles in 2-man bobsleigh, Richard Oelsner also won Junior World Championship gold in 4-man bob in 2019. In his three World Cup events so far in winter 2019/2020, the 25-year-old finished third, fourth and fifth. In Altenberg, Oelsner took fifth place in the 2-man bobsleigh World Championships. ©RWH2020

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