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TOBA Andreas (GER)

Identity

Title
Mr
Gender
male
Lastname
TOBA
Firstname
Andreas
Country
Germany
City
HANOVER
Country of birth
Germany
Place of birth
Gehrden
Year of birth
1990
Height
172 cm / 5' 8''
Weight
65 kg / 143 lb
Discipline(s)
Men's Artistic Gymnastics
Facebook account
Instagram account
Facebook page
Website / fan page
Twitter account

Nickname

Hero de Janeiro, Andy, Andi (Instagram profile, 09 Aug 2018; lr-online.de, 23 Nov 2017; ndr.de, 11 Sep 2017)

Occupation

Athlete, Business Owner

Education

Sport Studies

Family

Partner Daniela Potapova

Spoken languages

English, German, Romanian

Club

TK Hannover [GER] / TV Schwabisch Gmund-Wetzgau [GER]

Coach

Paul Schneider [club]; Adrian Catanoiu [club]; Andreas Hirsch [national] (dtb.de, 07 Aug 2018; dtb.de, 08 Jul 2018; tv-wetzgau.de, 23 Dec 2017)

Sporting relatives

His partner Daniela Potapova has represented Germany in rhythmic gymnastics, and competed at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. His father Marius Toba competed in artistic gymnastics at the Olympic Games, representing Romania in 1988 before competing for Germany in 1996 and 2000. (SportsDeskOnline, 28 Aug 2018; Instagram profile, 10 Apr 2018; sports-reference.com, 2016)

Injuries

In February 2018 he injured the meniscus in his left knee while at a training camp in the Republic of Korea. (handelsblatt.com, 14 Feb 2018)

He underwent two operations on the meniscus in his right knee in early 2017. (saarbruecker-zeitung.de, 05 Apr 2017; nnn.de, 09 Feb 2017)

He tore the anterior cruciate ligament [ACL] in his left knee at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (tagesspiegel.de, 28 Sep 2016; spiegel.de, 07 Aug 2016)

He underwent surgery on a meniscus tear in his knee in February 2016. (gymmedia.de, 08 Mar 2016)

Start sporting career

He joined his first training group at age five. (planet-beruf.de, 03 May 2017)

Reason for taking up the sport

His father was an Olympic gymnast and introduced him to the sport. (munzinger.de, 01 Oct 2014)

Ambitions

To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, and to become a coach. (svz.de, 26 Sep 2016)

Most influential person in career

His father, and coach Adrian Catanoiu. (Facebook page, 11 Dec 2014; svz.de, 26 Sep 2016)

Awards

He was named the 2016 Sportsman of the Year for the state of Lower Saxony, Germany. (neuepresse.de, 10 Feb 2017)

In 2016 he received the Manfred-von-Richthofen Solidarity award, and the Sparkassenpreis Model of Sports award. (Facebook page, 14 Feb 2018)

Additional information

General
HERO DE HANOVER
In August 2017 he opened a cafe in Hanover, Germany named 'Hero's' with friend and restauranteur Murat Yildirim. "We've known each other since we were at nursery school and had already spoken as little boys about doing a joint project later in life." (focus.de, 31 Aug 2017)

HERO DE JANEIRO
At the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro he tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during his floor routine of the team event. Despite the injury, he fought on and competed on the second apparatus [pommel horse], which helped the German team qualify for the final. As a result of his efforts, German media dubbed him the 'Hero de Janeiro'. "I wanted to do this for the team. I couldn't compete in the final, but I was there to support the team." (tagesspiegel.de, 28 Sep 2016; spiegel.de, 07 Aug 2016)

COACHING
He plans to become a gymnastics coach after his competitive career. "The sport has given me so much, and I want to do something in return. Without my coach Adrian Catanoiu I wouldn't be the person that I am today, so to become a coach is my goal." ((svz.de, 26 Sep 2016)

Last update : 2018-08-28

All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
30.499 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
72
Score Qualif.
1.633
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
32
Score Qualif.
14.233
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
26
Score Qualif.
14.633
Team
Rank Final
7
Score Final
261.275
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
261.518
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
65
Score Qualif.
13.133
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
14.900
Team
Rank Final
7
Score Final
268.019
Rank Qualif.
4
Score Qualif.
270.888
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
88.098 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
30
Score Qualif.
14.466
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
14.733
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
14.800
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
30
Score Qualif.
14.633
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
18
Score Qualif.
14.300
Team
Rank Final
1
Score Final
350.609
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
119
Score Qualif.
65.666 
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
57
Score Qualif.
12.033
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
14.133
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
56
Score Qualif.
13.800
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
144
Score Qualif.
11.800
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
241.935
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
140
Score Qualif.
25.833 
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
47
Score Qualif.
12.933
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
65
Score Qualif.
12.900
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
182
Score Qualif.
70.432 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
92
Score Qualif.
13.900
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
125
Score Qualif.
13.200
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
29
Score Qualif.
14.633
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
61
Score Qualif.
13.966
Team
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
9
Score Qualif.
345.717
All-Around
Rank Final
16
Score Final
86.264 
Rank Qualif.
22
Score Qualif.
86.640 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
40
Score Qualif.
14.900
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
42
Score Qualif.
14.333
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
34
Score Qualif.
14.875
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
92
Score Qualif.
14.000
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
33
Score Qualif.
14.066
Team
Rank Final
8
Score Final
256.160
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
348.643
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
83
Score Qualif.
56.566 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
91
Score Qualif.
13.000
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
27
Score Qualif.
14.400
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
35
Score Qualif.
14.400
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
19
Score Qualif.
12.233
Still Rings
Rank Final
8
Score Final
13.733
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
13.933
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
12.966
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
13.700
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
13.800
Still Rings
Rank Final
8
Score Final
13.933
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
14.850
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
13.900
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
6
Score Final
13.400
Rank Qualif.
3
Score Qualif.
14.800
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
3
Score Final
14.400
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
14.150
Still Rings
Rank Final
5
Score Final
14.650
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
14.400
Vault
Rank Final
8
Score Final
13.750
Rank Qualif.
8
Score Qualif.
14.050
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
4
Score Final
14.925
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
14.600
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
15
Score Qualif.
14.333
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
11
Score Qualif.
14.300
Vault
Rank Final
6
Score Final
14.462
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
14.549
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
8
Score Final
13.525
Rank Qualif.
5
Score Qualif.
14.500
All-Around
Rank Final
94
Score Final
39.099 
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
-
Pommel Horse
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-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
23
Score Qualif.
13.666
Still Rings
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-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
17
Score Qualif.
14.200
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
79
Score Qualif.
11.233
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
65
Score Qualif.
55.757 
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
58
Score Qualif.
12.833
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
27
Score Qualif.
14.358
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
14.200
Team
Rank Final
5
Score Final
256.411
Rank Qualif.
6
Score Qualif.
256.262
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
74
Score Qualif.
54.599 
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
50
Score Qualif.
12.900
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
48
Score Qualif.
13.600
Vault
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
28
Score Qualif.
14.333
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
35
Score Qualif.
13.766
Team
Rank Final
4
Score Final
260.711
Rank Qualif.
7
Score Qualif.
254.627
All-Around
Rank Final
7
Score Final
85.431 
Rank Qualif.
13
Score Qualif.
83.723 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
55
Score Qualif.
13.666
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
22
Score Qualif.
14.233
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
31
Score Qualif.
14.191
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
54
Score Qualif.
13.300
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
39
Score Qualif.
13.500
All-Around
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
14
Score Qualif.
84.331 
Floor Exercise
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
64
Score Qualif.
12.933
Pommel Horse
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
16
Score Qualif.
13.933
Still Rings
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
21
Score Qualif.
13.766
Parallel Bars
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
26
Score Qualif.
14.266
Horizontal Bar
Rank Final
-
Score Final
-
Rank Qualif.
10
Score Qualif.
14.700
Team
Rank Final
5
Score Final
172.796
Rank Qualif.
-
Score Qualif.
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