Torsten Jansen

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Torsten Jansen
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Personal information
Born (1976-12-23) 23 December 1976 (age 40)
Adenau, Germany
Nationality German
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Left Wing
Club information
Current club THW Kiel
Number 5
Youth clubs
1982-1992
1992-1994
TV Witzhelden
Wermelskirchener TV
Senior clubs
1994-1995
1995-2001
2001-2003
2003-2015
2015-
TUSEM Essen
SG Solingen
HSG Nordhorn
HSV Hamburg
THW Kiel
National team
1999- Germany 178 (503)

Torsten "Toto" Jansen (born December 23, 1976 in Adenau, Rhineland-Palatinate) is a German handballer, currently playing for HSV Hamburg in the Bundesliga. He is also a regular member of the German national team.

He received a silver medal at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens and also represented Germany at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.[1] Jansen became a World champion in 2007, and European champion in 2004. .[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2004 Summer Olympics – Athens, Greece – Handball" Archived 2008-04-07 at the Wayback Machine. databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on February 2, 2008)
  2. ^ Staff (2008-07-04), Team Hamburg - Athleten (in German), Team Hamburg of the Hamburg Sport Federation and the Olympic point Hamburg/Schleswig-Holstein, archived from the original on 2008-08-16, retrieved 2008-08-17