Thomas Florschütz

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Thomas Florschütz
Thomas Florschütz bei der Olympia-Einkleidung Erding 2014 (Martin Rulsch) 03.jpg
Personal information
Nationality German
Born (1978-02-20) 20 February 1978 (age 39)[1]
Sonneberg, Thuringia,
 East Germany
Residence Erfurt,[1] Thuringia
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Weight 97 kg (214 lb; 15.3 st)[1]
Country  Germany
Sport Bobsleigh (pilot)
Club BRC Riesa
Achievements and titles
Olympic finals 2nd, silver medalist(s)

Thomas Florschütz (born 20 February 1978 in Sonneberg) is a German bobsledder who has competed since 2006. He won a silver medal in the two-man event at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.

He won three medals at the FIBT World Championships with a gold (Mixed team: 2009) and two silvers (Two-man: 2008, 2009).

His older brother André competes for Germany in luge.


  1. ^ a b c d FIBT-Bobsleigh profile, accessed December 10, 2010