Favorite race: World Cup Mont Sainte Anne (Canada)
Motto: “Never a failure, always a lesson!”
Martin has been on the mountain bike since 2001 and participated in his first race at the age of ten. Throughout his career he competed in both domestic and international races such as UCI World Cups or the ABSA Cape Epic – the most prestigious stage race in the world. He spent several years riding for renowned teams such as the BIKE Junior Team, Team Bulls, Lexware Racing Team, EBE Racing Team or the British OMX Pro Bike Team.
Martin’s goal is to perform in his sport as best as possible in order to achieve new personal highs. In 2020 he wants to compete at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Mountain bike XCO (Cross Country), XCM (Cross Country Marathon)
2019: 7th place Epic Israel stage race (ISR) 9th place Swiss Epic stage race (SUI) 1st place CryoSpace Bike Adventure stage race (POL) 5th place German XCO Championships (GER) 1st place Bavarian XCO Championships 5th place HC Jelenia Gora Trophy (POL) 7th place C1 Czech MTB Cup (CZ) 45th place, UCI World Cup #2 Nove Mesto (CZ) 53rd place, UCI World Cup #1, Albstadt (GER) 10th place, C1, Swiss Bike Cup, Solothurn (CH) 30th place, HC, Int. MTB Bundesliga – Mountainbike Festival Bike the Rock, Heubach (GER) 31st place, HC, Internazionali d’Italia Series #2 – Marlene Südtirol Sunshine Race, Nals (IT) 18th place, HC, Ötztaler Mountainbike Festival, Haiming (AT) 28th place, SHC, Cyprus Sunshine Cup – Afxentia, Lefcara (Cypress)
2018: 2nd place Carmel Mountain C2 (ISR) 4th place German Championship XCO 6th place SwissBikeCup Solothurn C1 (SUI) 8th place SwissBikeCup Basel HC (SUI) 9th place Jelenia Góra Trophy HC (POL) 44th place UCI World Cup # 1 (RSA) 29th place UCI World Cup # 2 (CZE) 44th place World Cup # 3 (GER) 30th European Championship (GBR) 53rd place World Championship (SUI)
Older races: 9th place DM Bad Salzdetfurth 2017 1st place HC Istanbul 2016 3rd place Bundesliga Short Race Bad Säckingen 2015 3rd place DM U23 Bad Salzdetfurth 2013