Probably one of the most decorated German skiing jumpers ever to compete, he won two yellow metal medals in the 1994 Olympics, in person and team huge hill. He got the nickname “Floh,” which can be German for “flea,” for his minor stature. He earned gold in the average person normal hill in the 1984 Olympics. He was created in Erlabrunn, Germany. Karin Enke also displayed Germany in the 1984 Olympics, earning two acceleration skating yellow metal medals.