Martin Putze

Martin Putze (born 14 January 1985 in Apolda, Thuringia) is a German bobsledder who has competed since the early 2000s. Competing in two Winter Olympics, he won two medals in the four-man event with a gold in 2006 and a silver in 2010.

Martin Putze
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Martin Putze showing his 2010 silver medal.
Personal information
Born (1985-01-14) 14 January 1985 (age 36)[1]
Apolda, Thuringia,
 East Germany
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Weight100 kg (220 lb; 15 st 10 lb)[1]
Country Germany
ClubBSR "Rennsteig" Oberhof
Achievements and titles
Olympic finals 1st place, gold medalist(s)2nd place, silver medalist(s)

Putze also won four medals in the four-man event at the FIBT World Championships with two golds (2005, 2008), one silver (2009) and one bronze (2007).


  1. ^ a b c d FIBT-Bobsleigh profile, accessed December 9, 2010

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