From Openwaterpediaopen water swimmer and a member the DLRG Group Ortsgruppe Augustdorf (German Life Saving Association). He was also a member of the escort crew for Bruno Dobelmann on his record swim at the Fehmarnbelt.
Deutsche Lebens-Rettungs-Gesellschaft e.V. (DLRG) (German Life Saving Association) is a relief organization for life saving in Germany. The DLRG is a non-profit, independent organization based on volunteers. With almost 560,000 members in approximately 2,100 local groups, the DLRG is the largest voluntary water rescue organization in the world. Including donors, over one million people support the work of the DLRG.