Birthdate: 08.04.1977
Nationality: Austria

1983-1991
Optimist-Class

1992
Entering Laser Dinghi

1993
National regattas, Austrian Youth Championships 9th

1994
2nd Upper Austrian Laser Championships, Winner of Austrian Holiday Cup

1995
Competing in European Laser Series in Warnemünde (GER)
5th Austrian Youth Championships
9th Austrian Laser ranking 1995
2nd Austrian Youth Laser ranking

1996
Spring Cup in Izola (SLO) 18th
12th Austrian Laser ranking 1996
6th Austrian Youth Laser ranking
Competing in 20 other national and international regattas in different classes

1997
Austrian International Laser Grand Prix 2nd
Austrian Laser Championships 5th
Competing the Laser Championships in Chile
Competing in lots of other national and international regattas in different classes

1998
Olympia campaigne as crew on 49er
One month 49er training in Australia
Competing in the International Australian Championships and the 49er worlds in Perth (AUS)

1999-2002
Exam for Offshore License for navigating vessels up to 200 nm from the coast
Racing as trimmer and tactician on racing class Asso99 (ITA)
Long distance trips with offshore yachts from 36 to 60 feet for building up a competitive crew in Croatia, Australia, Caribbean and France

2002
Adriatic Sailing Week 2002 on Jeanneau One Design 35 2nd
Attersee Cup Series 7th
Trimmer on Swan 60 “ORFEO” at the Swan Cup in Porto Cervo (Sardinia)

2003
Buying a brand new Elan 40 with racing equipment for the fleet of Elan Yachting in Zadar
Adriatic Sailing Week 2003 3rd
Trainer for Andreas Hanakamp (Olympic competitor on Starboat for Athens)

2004
Working on events and key accounts for Blu Balu Yachting
Trainer for Andreas Hanakamp
Running a Minitransat campaign to compete in the 2005 Transat solo race from France to Brazil