Jakob Herrmann (AUS)

Full name:
Jakob Herrmann         

Date of Birth: 
24/07/1987        

Place of birth: 
Vienna, Austria

Nationality: 
Austrian        

Profession: 
teacher and tandempilot           

Sport / activities (different to your profession): 
ski mountaineering, mountainrunning, hike & fly           

Place of residence: 
Werfenweng, Austria

Biggest accomplishments: 
1st place Red Bull Dolomitenmann 2013
1st place Red Bull Dolomitenmann 2014
Winner Austrian Skimountaineering Cup 2011 and 2013

Latest success or project: 
3rd place austrian championship Vertical 2014
18th place world championship Sprint 2015
5th place world championship Relay 2015     

Lifetime project: 
Fly from the highest mountains in the world
Hike & Fly Record!       

Favourite spot / location(s): 
Valley d’Aosta (Italy), Hohe Tauern (Austria)            

Personal music/song:
Latin American music genre
Electro Wave for hard Trainingseinheiten

Personal statement / philosophy: 
Die Berge geben mir die Möglichkeit, die völlige Freiheit und Unabhängigkeit zu erreichen!          
The mountains give me the opportunity to reach the completely freedom and independence!

Platforms of athlete:
Instagram: instagram.com/jakobherrmann/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/jakob.herrmann.96

Partnership with adidas since: 
2013 individual agreement
2010 Askimo