Tobias Scherbarth

Tobias Scherbarth (born 17 August 1985 in Leipzig) is a German athlete specialising in the pole vault.[2]

Tobias Scherbarth
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Scherbarth (left) at the 2015 German Championships
Personal information
Born (1985-08-17) 17 August 1985 (age 34)
Leipzig, East Germany
EducationGerman Sport University Cologne
Height1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)[1]
Weight81 kg (179 lb)
SportTrack and field
Event(s)Pole vault
ClubTSV Bayer 04 Leverkusen
Coached byLeszek Klima

His personal bests in the event are 5.73 metres outdoors (Phoenix 2014) and 5.7662 metres indoors (Stuttgart 2009).

Competition recordEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Notes
Representing   Germany
2005 European U23 Championships Erfurt, Germany 14th (q) 5.10 m
2007 European U23 Championships Debrecen, Hungary 5th 5.60 m
Universiade Bangkok, Thailand 4th 5.50 m
2009 Universiade Belgrade, Serbia 1st (q) 5.20 m[3]
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland NM
2015 European Indoor Championships Prague, Czech Republic 9th 5.45 m
World Championships Beijing, China 7th 5.65 m
2014 European Championships Zürich, Switzerland NM
2016 European Championships Amsterdam, Netherlands 19th (q) 5.35 m
Olympic Games Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 25th (q) 5.45 m


  1. ^ EAA profile
  2. ^ Tobias Scherbarth at World Athletics
  3. ^ Did not start in the final