Nils Winter

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Nils Winter
Medal record
Representing  Germany
Men’s athletics
European Indoor Championships
Silver medal – second place 2009 Torino Long Jump

Nils Winter (born 27 March 1977 in Buxtehude) is a German long jumper.

He finished seventh at the 2005 European Indoor Athletics Championships and the 2007 European Indoor Athletics Championships. Before this he had competed at the 2003 World Championships, 2004 World Indoor Championships and the 2004 Summer Olympics without reaching the finals.

His personal best jump is 8.21 metres, achieved in June 2005 in Bad Langensalza. This ranks him tenth among German long jumpers, behind Lutz Dombrowski, Frank Paschek, Josef Schwarz, Henry Lauterbach, Marco Delonge, Konstantin Krause, Dietmar Haaf, Ron Beer and Uwe Lange, and equal to Georg Ackermann and Christian Thomas.[1]

Competition record[edit]

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing  Germany
2003 World Championships Paris, France 21st (q) 7.80 m
2004 World Indoor Championships Budapest, Hungary 10th (q) 7.95 m
Olympic Games Athens, Greece 31st (q) 7.51 m
2005 European Indoor Championships Madrid, Spain 7th 7.80 m
World Championships Helsinki, Finland 12th 7.72 m
Universiade Izmir, Turkey 16th (q) 7.41 m
2007 European Indoor Championships Birmingham, United Kingdom 7th 7.88 m
2009 European Indoor Championships Turin, Italy 2nd 8.22 m
World Championships Berlin, Germany 34th (q) 7.69 m
2011 European Indoor Championships Paris, France 19th (q) 7.61 m
2012 European Championships Helsinki, Finland 22nd (q) 7.71 m