German alpine skiing racer who won a yellow metal medal in the group event on the 2005 Globe Championships in Bormio. He also offers multiple Globe Glass victories to his name. He was raised in Garmisch-Partenkirchen and competed in his initial Globe Tournament in 2003. He became simply the next German male skier to earn a World Glass large slalom. Both of his parents also skied in the Globe Glass. He and Katja Seizinger are both well-known skiing racers from Germany.