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German Olympic Playboy Issues (2004, 2008, 2012, 2016)

German Olympic Playboy Issues (2004, 2008, 2012, 2016)

Here’s your one stop shopping list of all the Olympic Athletes who have appeared in Germany’s Playboy issues over the last four Olympiads. 2016 German Playboy Olympians Table Tennis player Petrissa Solja BMX Cycler Nadja Pries Rower Julia Lier Swimmer Isabelle Härle 2012 German Playboy Olympians Diver Christine Steuer Shooter Beate Gauss Gymnast Regina Sergeeva […]

Christina Schütze and Fanny Rinne – Germany – Field Hockey

Christina Schütze and Fanny Rinne - Germany - Field Hockey

In London, Germany will be looking to repeat their surprising gold medal win in field hockey at the 2004 Athens Olympics. Since then the Germans have faired nearly as well in international competition. They lost the bronze medal game in Beijing and their best World Cup finish was eighth in 2006. Looking to recreate that […]

End of games update – Vol IV no 13

End of games update - Vol IV no 13

Now that the Olympics have officially closed, here’s an update on the athletic performance of each of my honorees. Vol IV no 1 – Amanda Beard – USA – Swimming No change from the mid games report, Beard was only in one event in the Olympics and came in sixth in her heat of the […]

Mid Games Update – Vol IV no 8

Mid Games Update - Vol IV no 8

As I traditionally do, midway through the games I provide an update of how all the girls are doing in to date.

Fanny Rinne – Germany – Field Hockey – Vol IV no 4

Fanny Rinne - Germany - Field Hockey - Vol IV no 4

Fanny Rinne led the defending Olympic champion German Field Hockey team to an opening round victory over Great Britain. Fanny scored two goals in the German’s 5-1 win over the Brits. Rinne is a legit superstar in the field hockey world and was on the German gold medal team in Athens in 2004