Felix Baldauf

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Felix Baldauf
Personal information
Born (1994-10-22) 22 October 1994 (age 27)
Sport
CountryNorway
SportAmateur wrestling
Weight class97 kg
Event(s)Greco-Roman
Medal record
Men's Greco-Roman wrestling
Representing  Norway
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2017 Novi Sad 98 kg
European Games
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Minsk 97 kg
Vehbi Emre & Hamit Kaplan Tournament
Bronze medal – third place 2022 Istanbul 97 kg

Felix Baldauf (born 22 October 1994) is a Norwegian Greco-Roman wrestler. He won the gold medal in the men's 98 kg event at the 2017 European Wrestling Championships held in Novi Sad, Serbia.[1]

Career[edit]

In 2015, he represented Norway at the European Games in the men's 98 kg event without winning a medal.[2] He was eliminated from the competition in his first match by Vilius Laurinaitis.[2]

He competed in the men's 98 kg event at the 2017 World Wrestling Championships held in Paris, France.[3] He was eliminated in his second match by Rustam Assakalov of Uzbekistan. In 2018, he competed in the men's 97 kg event at the World Wrestling Championships held in Budapest, Hungary.[4] He was eliminated in his second match by Artur Aleksanyan of Armenia.[4]

In 2019, he competed in the men's 97 kg event at the European Wrestling Championships held in Bucharest, Romania.[5] In that same year, he won one of the bronze medals in the men's 97 kg event at the 2019 European Games held in Minsk, Belarus.[6][7] In his bronze medal match he defeated Cenk İldem of Turkey.[7] In 2019, he also competed in the men's 97 kg event at the World Wrestling Championships held in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan where he was eliminated in his first match by Mélonin Noumonvi of France.[8]

In March 2021, he was scheduled to compete at the European Olympic Qualification Tournament in Budapest, Hungary but he was unable to do so as he tested positive for COVID-19.[9][10] In May 2021, he was able to compete at the World Olympic Qualification Tournament held in Sofia, Bulgaria but he failed to qualify.[11] He won his first match but he was then eliminated in his next match by Nikoloz Kakhelashvili of Italy.[12]

In 2022, he won one of the bronze medals in his event at the Vehbi Emre & Hamit Kaplan Tournament held in Istanbul, Turkey.[13] He lost his bronze medal match in the 97 kg event at the 2022 European Wrestling Championships held in Budapest, Hungary.

Major results[edit]

Year Tournament Location Result Event
2017 European Championships Novi Sad, Serbia 1st Greco-Roman 98 kg
2019 European Games Minsk, Belarus 3rd Greco-Roman 97 kg

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 European Wrestling Championships Results" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 15 December 2020. Retrieved 15 April 2020.
  2. ^ a b "2015 European Games Results" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 15 April 2020. Retrieved 15 April 2020.
  3. ^ "2017 World Wrestling Championships" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 1 May 2019. Retrieved 13 January 2020.
  4. ^ a b "2018 World Wrestling Championships Results" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 14 April 2020. Retrieved 14 April 2020.
  5. ^ "2019 European Wrestling Championships Results" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived from the original (PDF) on 12 April 2020. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  6. ^ "Baldauf tok en sterk bronse i Europalekene". Nettavissen Sports (in Norwegian). 30 June 2019. Retrieved 29 January 2020.{{cite news}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  7. ^ a b "2019 European Games Wrestling Results" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Retrieved 4 April 2020.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. ^ "2019 World Wrestling Championships Results" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 12 April 2020. Retrieved 12 April 2020.
  9. ^ "Tap for Berge & co. i OL-kvalifiseringen i bryting". Nettavisen Sport (in Norwegian). 20 March 2021. Retrieved 20 March 2021.{{cite news}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  10. ^ "2021 European Wrestling Olympic Qualification Tournament Results Book" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 24 March 2021. Retrieved 24 March 2021.
  11. ^ "2021 World Wrestling Olympic Qualification Tournament Results Book" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 9 May 2021. Retrieved 9 May 2021.
  12. ^ "OL-håpet ute for bryte-Berge og lagkameratene". Nettavisen Sport (in Norwegian). 8 May 2021. Retrieved 9 May 2021.
  13. ^ "2022 Yasar Dogu, Vehbi Emre & Hamit Kaplan Tournament Results Book" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 2 March 2022. Retrieved 2 March 2022.

External links[edit]