Fabian Rießle

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Fabian Rießle
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CountryGermany
Born (1990-12-18) 18 December 1990 (age 29)
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Height1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)
Ski clubSZ Breitnau
World Cup career
Seasons2009–
Individual wins9
Team wins6
Indiv. podiums48
Team podiums17

Fabian Rießle (also spelled Riessle, born 18 December 1990) is a German nordic combined skier.[1]

Career[edit]

At the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi he won the bronze medal in the individual large hill/10 km competition. He became 9th in the ski jumping and started 56 seconds behind the leader, teammate Eric Frenzel. Rießle joined the leading group by mid-distance, and at the finish line became third.[2] Six days earlier, in the individual normal hill/10 km event he finished 8th. On 20 March 2014, Rießle together with Björn Kircheisen, Johannes Rydzek, and Eric Frenzel won the silver medal in the team event.

At the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang he won the silver medal in the individual large hill/10 km competition. On 22 February 2018, Rießle together with Vinzenz Geiger, Eric Frenzel, and Johannes Rydzek won the gold medal in the team event.

Record[edit]

Olympic Games[edit]

Event Normal hill Large hill Team relay
2014 8th Bronze Silver
2018 7th Silver Gold

World Championship[edit]

Year Individual LH Individual NH Team NH Team sprint
2013 24 6
2015 12 9 1
2017 6 4 1
2019 7 17 2 1

World Cup[edit]

Standings[edit]

Season Overall NC-Triple
2009/10 60
2011/12 14
2012/13 25
2013/14 18 12
2014/15 4 6
2015/16 3rd place, bronze medalist(s) 3rd place, bronze medalist(s)
2016/17 4 6
2017/18 3rd place, bronze medalist(s) 3rd place, bronze medalist(s)
2018/19 8 2nd place, silver medalist(s)
2019/20 5 10

Individual victories[edit]

No. Season Date Location
1 2015/16 5 December 2015 Norway Lillehammer
2 24 January 2016 France Chaux-Neuve
3 21 February 2016 Finland Lahti
4 2016/17 8 January 2017 Finland Lahti
5 22 January 2017 France Chaux-Neuve
6 2017/18 17 December 2017 Austria Ramsau
7 14 March 2018 Norway Trondheim
8 17 March 2018 Germany Klingenthal
9 18 March 2018 Germany Klingenthal

References[edit]

  1. ^ Fabian Riessle at the International Ski Federation
  2. ^ "Individual Gundersen LH / 10 km, Cross-Country". Organizing Committee of the XXII Olympic Winter Games and XI Paralympic Winter Games of 2014 in Sochi. Retrieved 18 February 2014.

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