Andre is an accomplished speed skater who now does quite a bit of coaching. He has won several National League titles in the junior age classes and has participated in two Junior World Cups and other international events. He has won two silver medals at the J-EM 95 and placed in the top eight in a European Championship. He recently decided to focus more on in-line skating.
Elvira has competed in two Olympics. In the 2001 World Championships, she placed 10th in the 200m breast stroke.
Sebastian Thormann is from Wertheim, Germany. His international rowing achievements include a world championship senior gold, silver and bronze medal in the men’s four in 2002, 2001 and 2003 respectively as well as two overall world cup titles in the men’s four in 2002 and 2003. Sebastian is a five time winner of the annual Canal Cup. He enjoys cross-county skiing, sailing and windsurfing in his spare time.
Hendrik Kadelbach is a sailor from
Team Darfur Swimmer Silke Nowotzin is originally from Germany where she placed second at the 2003 World Cup Korea in the 200 and 400 free events, among numerous rankings at other national and international competitions. Currently she swims for UCLA and most recently competed at U.S. Nationals in the 400 free.