Michael Helber

Michael Helber (born 4 October 1970) is a German badminton player.[1] He competed at the Summer Olympics in 1996 and 2000.[2][3] Helber was the bronze medalist at the 1989 European Junior Championships in the mixed doubles event partnered with Kerstin Weinborner.[4] Played for the Fortuna Regensburg, he had won five consecutive men's doubles title at the German National Championships partnered with Michael Keck in 1995 and 1996; and with Björn Siegemund in 1997, 1998 and 1999.[5]

Michael Helber
Personal information
Country Germany
Born (1970-10-04) 4 October 1970 (age 51)
Bochum, North Rhine-Westphalia, West Germany
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight72 kg (159 lb)
HandednessRight
EventMen's & mixed doubles
Medal record
BWF profile

AchievementsEdit

European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
1989 Armitage Centre, Manchester, England   Kerstin Weinbörner   Christian Jakobsen
  Marlene Thomsen
5–15, 7–15   Bronze

IBF InternationalEdit

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1997 La Chaux-de-Fonds International   Björn Siegemund   Anthony Clark
  Ian Sullivan
15–12, 18–17   Winner
1995 Hamburg Cup   Michael Keck   Kai Mitteldorf
  Uwe Ossenbrink
15–9, 15–8   Winner
1995 Victor Cup   Kai Mitteldorf   Dharma Gunawi
  Imay Hendra
5–15, 8–15   Runner-up
1995 La Chaux-de-Fonds International   Michael Keck   Andrey Antropov
  Nikolaj Zuev
11–15, 12–15   Runner-up
1994 New Zealand International   Michael Keck   Kai Mitteldorf
  Oliver Pongratz
12–15, 15–5, 15–4   Winner
1994 Victor Cup   Markus Keck   Liao Wei-chieh
  Lin Shyau-hsin
13–18, 15–9, 11–15   Runner-up
1994 La Chaux-de-Fonds International   Markus Keck   Michael Keck
  Stephan Kuhl
12–15, 9–15   Runner-up
1991 Bulgarian International   Markus Keck   Jerzy Dołhan
  Jacek Hankiewicz
15–10, 15–5   Winner
1991 Czechoslovakian International   Markus Keck   Detlef Poste
  Volker Renzelmann
15–5, 15–5   Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
1991 Czechoslovakian International   Anne-Katrin Seid   Vladislav Druzchenko
  Marina Yakusheva
9–15, 15–13, 4–15   Runner-up

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Players: Michael Helber". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  2. ^ "Michael Helber". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  3. ^ "Die deutschen Teilnehmer an den olympischen Badmintonturnieren" (in German). Deutscher Badminton-Verband e.V. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  4. ^ "European Junior Championships, Individuals". Badminton Europe. Retrieved 25 March 2018.
  5. ^ "Germany Deutscher Badminton-Verband e.V." Badminton Europe. Retrieved 25 March 2018.

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