Andreas Wellinger is the emerging star of German ski jumping.
- Name - Andreas Wellinger
- Date of Birth - 28/8/1995
- Place of Birth - Ruhpolding, Germany
- Sport/Discipline - Ski Jumping
- Honours - Olympics: Gold x1, World Championships: Gold x1, Silver x2
Young German ski jumper Andreas Wellinger is already an Olympic champion thanks his team gold at the Sochi Games.
But Wellinger's excellent showing in the 2016/17 World Cup suggests he could challenge for individual honours four years on.
Wellinger was part of a gold-medal winning team at the Lahti World Championships and bagged a brace of silvers at the same 2017 event, while he finished fourth overall in the 2016/17 World Cup to continue his impressive development in the sport.