KARL STORZ sponsors the up-and-coming MTB athlete Thomas Litscher

07/04/2010 | Our company

Thomas Litscher, Downhill (photo by Armin M. Küstenbrück)

KARL STORZ is actively expanding sports sponsorship of up-and-coming athletes.

In addition to sponsoring the inline and ice speed skater Roger Schneider, KARL STORZ is proudly supporting the mountain biker Thomas Litscher in the 2010 season.

Thomas Litscher (born May 14, 1989) started mountain biking very early, at age 10. Soon thereafter, he started successfully participating in races as well. He has been Cross-Country MTB world champion in the Juniors category. In 2009, Thomas Litscher placed second in the U23 European Championship in the Netherlands and third in the World Championship in Australia.

The start of the 2010 season has also been a success for Thomas Litscher. He placed among the top ten in the first races of the season.

Thomas Litscher at the Cyprus Sunshine Cup 2010 (photo by Armin M. Küstenbrück)

Thomas Litscher hopes to successfully participate in the Olympic Games.

In addition to his sports career, Thomas Litscher has continued his professional training, and he is employed as a public administrator.

KARL STORZ is looking forward to sponsoring Thomas Litscher and wishes him all the best for the 2010 season.