Frankfurt am Main (RWH) Skeleton athlete Felix Keisinger from Germany, Junior World Champion 2019, is one of five nominees for the "Junior Athlete of the Year" award of the foundation Deutsche Sporthilfe. Until the 26th of October voting is possible via juniorsportlerdesjahres.de. The winners will be announced the same day.
Felix Keisinger was 2018 overall winner in the IBSF Intercontinental Cup. At so far 16 starts in the racing series since 2016, the 22-year-old was always on the podium and celebrated nine victories. On his debut in the BMW IBSF World Cup in the winter of 2018/2019 he finished fifth, at the BMW IBSF World Championships 2019 in Whistler (CAN) Felix Keisinger came in 13th. ©RWH2019