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Manuel Gras

Germany

SportSpeed Skating
FederationIDSSGER10711199401
NOCGermany
Born07 Nov 1994
GenderMen
OccupationTrainee Police Officer
LanguagesGerman
Personal Bests
EventRecordDateLocation 
Personal Bests
  Event RecordDateLocation 
    500m 37.00 10 Dec 2016 Inzell  
    1000m 1:11.55 30 Oct 2016 Inzell  
    1500m 1:47.53 03 Nov 2018 Inzell  
    5000m 6:52.81 31 Oct 2015 Inzell  
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Club / TeamEissportclub Erfurt: Germany  
Reason for choosing this sportHe was encouraged to take up the sport by his mother, who had also competed in speed skating in her youth. "I love the speed, it's a great feeling to be on the bend."  
Name of coachPeter Wild [club]; Jan van Veen [national], NED  
When and where did you begin this sport?He took up the sport at age six.  
General Interest
General Interest
InjuriesA back injury meant he was unable to compete at the 2018 World Cup event in Tomakomai, Japan. (desg.de, 21 Nov 2018)  
World Cups
Year Competition Event Rank  
World Cups
    2017/2018 World Cup 1500m48