About Roman Koch

Sailing Member of the German national team:

 

  • 1976-1977 (Flying Dutchman), 1980-1983 (Soling)

     

Crew member of:

 

  • Markus Wieser, Helmar Nauck and Werner Fritz

 

World ranking:

 

  • First in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010

 

Authorities and Awards:

 

  • Vice President of the Soling World Federation (ISA) since 2008

  • member of the executive-committee since 2008

  • president of the championship committee since 2006

  • Bearer of the “Golden Badge of Honor” from the Bavarian Sailing Federation 1995, 2005-2011

  • Bearer of the “Letter of Honor” from the City of Starnberg 2008-2011

  • Bearer of the “Deed of Honor” from the City of Berlin 2006, 2008-2010

  • Sailor of the Year 2010” in the Yacht-Club-Berlin-Grünau (Germany‘s most successful sailing club)

  • Honorary member of the CVCP, Castiglione della Pescaia

 

Engagement:

 

  • National judge and umpire

 

Profession

 

  • Since 2006 sailing trainer and coach

  • developer of Soling sails with FRITZ-Sails

  • layoutdesigner” for Soling at Petticrows Boatyard

  • since 2013 European representative of Atlantis Weather Gear (supporter of the US-Olympic/National-Team)

 

 

Chronicle

 

  • 1980 Olympic Trials Place 3 (Soling)

  • 1981 German Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    Austrian Championship Place 3 (Soling)

  • 1982 Austrian Championship Place 3 (Soling)

    Dutch Championship Place 3 (Soling)

  • 1984 Olympic Trials Place 3 (Soling)

  • 1988 Olympic Trials Place 3 (Soling)

  • 1989 Italienische Meisterschaft Place 2 (Soling)

  • 1990 German Championship Place 3 (Soling)

  • 1994 European Match Race Championship Place 1 (Soling)

  • 1995 Austrian Championship Place 1 (Soling)

  • 1996 Austrian Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    European Championship Place 3 (Asso)

    Olympic Trials Place 2 (Soling)

  • 1997 Czech Championship Place 1 (Soling)

    Czech Match Race Championship Place 1 (Soling)

  • 1999 Austrian Championship Place 2 (Soling)

  • 2002 Austrian Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    Italian Championship Place 1 (Soling)

    European Championship Place 4 (Soling)

  • 2003 European Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    Austrian Championship Place 3 (Soling)

    Italian Championship Place 1 (Soling)

  • 2004 Italian Championship Place 1 (Soling)

  • 2005 World Championship Place 1 (Soling)

    European Championship Place 1 (Soling)

  • 2006 European Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    German Open Place 1 (Soling)

    Italian Championship Platz 1 (Soling)

    British Championship Place 3 (Soling)

    World Championship Place 4 (Soling)

    Norwegian Championship Place 1 (Soling)

  • 2007 Italian Championship Place 1 (Soling)

    Norwegian Championship Place 1 (Soling)

    German Open Place 1 (Soling)

  • 2008 German Open Place 1 (Soling)

    Austrian Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    European Championship Place 2 (Soling)

  • 2009 World Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    European Championship Place 1 (Soling)

    Italian Championship Place 1 (Soling)

    German Open Place 2 (Soling)

  • 2010 World Championship Place 1 (Soling)

    German Open Place 3 (Soling)

    Hungarian Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    Austrian Championship Place 3 (Soling)

    European Championship Place 2 (Soling)

  • 2011 World Championship Place 4 (Soling)

  • 2012 Vintage Games Place 4 (Soling)

    Spanish Championship Place 2 (Soling

  • 2013 European Championship Place 2 (Soling)

    German Open Place 3 (Soling)

    Canadian Championship Place 2 (Soling)