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Famous Curlers from Germany

Updated October 13, 2018 2.2k views10 items

List of notable or famous curlers from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top curlers born in Germany and even some popular curlers who immigrated to Germany. If you're trying to find out the names of famous German curlers then this list is the perfect resource for you. These curlers are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known curler from Germany is included when available.

Examples of people on this list: Monika Wagner, Holger Höhne and more.

This historic curlers from Germany list can help answer the questions "Who are some German curlers of note?" and "Who are the most famous curlers from Germany?" These prominent curlers of Germany may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected German curlers.

Use this list of renowned German curlers to discover some new curlers that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. {#nodes}
  • Dr. Andrea Schöpp (born February 27, 1965) is a German curler from Garmisch-Partenkirchen. She also lectures part-time in statistics at the University of Munich....  more
    • Age: 56
    • Birthplace: Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
  • Andreas "Kempfi" Kempf (born 4 June 1967) is a German curler from Munich. He currently plays lead for the German national team, skipped by Andy Kapp. Kempf originally played lead for the Roland Jentsch rink, but moved to the Kapp rink in 2005. He shared the lead duties with Holger Höhne, on this five-player team. He won a bronze medal at the 2005 Ford World Men's Curling Championship and a silver at the 2007 Ford World Men's Curling Championship. For the 2008-09 season, the team reverted to a four-player team. Kempf would be the odd man out for the 2008 European Curling Championships, which he went to as an alternate, but did not play any games. Third Uli Kapp did not go to the 2009 Ford...  more
    • Age: 54
    • Birthplace: Germany
  • Andreas "Al" Lang (born 26 April 1979 in Schwenningen) is a German curler from Alterschrofen. He is the former third for Andy Kapp....  more
    • Age: 42
    • Birthplace: Schwenningen, Germany
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    Andreas "Andy" Kapp (born 8 December 1967) is a German curler from Unterthingau. After a number of several tournaments at the Junior, Olympic and World Championship levels, Kapp surprised many by winning the 1992 European championship. The next year however, he finished only 7th, but at the 1994 World Championships he and his team won the bronze medal. The next year, Kapp would go on to win the bronze medal once again. Two years later, at the 1997 World Championships, Kapp achieved his best showing at a World Championship, as he led his team to a silver medal, losing to Sweden's Peja Lindholm in the final. Kapp would also win his second European championships in December that year, soon...  more
    • Age: 53
    • Birthplace: Sonthofen, Germany