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Stefan Emele

Germany

SportSpeed Skating
NOCGermany
Born08 Sep 1996 in  Darmstadt
GenderMen
ResidenceErfurt, GER
OccupationStudent
LanguagesEnglish, French, German
Higher educationEngineering - Ilmenau Technical University: Germany
Sport Specific Information
Sport Specific Information
Name of coachAndreas Behr, GER; Danny Leger, GER  
When and where did you begin this sport?He began speed skating in 2016 in Erfurt, Germany.  
Club / TeamEC Erfurt: Germany  
Reason for choosing this sportHe was previously involved in inline skating but switched to speed skating. "Speed skating is an Olympic sport and my goal is to compete at the Olympic Winter Games, plus it is fun and fast."  
General Interest
General Interest
Most influential person in careerGerman speed skater Nico Ihle. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
Hero / IdolUS speed skater Joey Mantia. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
AmbitionsTo compete at the Olympic Winter Games. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
Memorable sporting achievementWinning the 1500m at the German national championships in 2019, and qualifying to compete in his first World Cup events in 2019. (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
Sporting philosophy / motto"Dream big, train hard and give everything you have got." (Athlete, 13 Nov 2019)  
Championships results
Year Competition Event Rank  
Championships results
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 1000m12  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 1500m14  
    2019/2020 European Single Distances Championships 500m17