Torben GRIMMEL

Denmark (DEN) nation flag

Gender
Male
Birthday
23.11.1975
Age
43 years 11 months 29 days
Residence
Morke, DEN
Height
183 cm
Weight
86 kg
Profession
Teacher, Student

Club
DSB / ASF
Start of competing
1990
Practising shooter since
1989
National Coach
Enrico Friedemann
Handedness
right
Master Eye
right
Place of birth
Odder, DEN
Hometown
Arhus, DEN
Marital status
married
Events
FR60PR
Children:
1
Languages
English, German

Latest news about this athlete

Torben Grimmel sets a new World Record on his way to the World Cup Final trophy

The Danish shooter scored 250.6 points in the men’s 50m Rifle Prone final, pocketing his second ISSF crystal globe and besting Germany’s Henri Junghaenel and Republic of Korea’s Kim Jonghyun, who respectively placed 2nd and 3rd.

27.10.2017

Denmark’s Grimmel equals the World Record, climbs atop the podium in Gabala

The 41-year-old shooter climbed on the highest step of the World Cup podium for the fifth time in his career, with Belarus’ Yury Shcherbatsevich taking the Silver and Belgium’s Lionel Cox claiming the Bronze.

11.06.2017

Denmark’s 50m Rifle Prone shooter Grimmel secures 3rd gold out of 4 world cup stages in Baku

The 2000 Olympic Silver medalist keeps on piling world cup medals on his road to Rio. With only 40 days to go to the opening ceremony of Rio 2016, he climbed the world ranking up to the first place, recovering from a back surgery.

26.06.2016

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Denmark’s Grimmel claims his second rifle prone world cup gold of the season in Munich

The 2000 Olympic Silver medalist won today’s 50m Rifle Prone Men final at the ISSF World Cup in Munich, Germany, beating home hero Junghaenel

23.05.2016

Denmark’s 50m Rifle Prone champion Grimmel back atop of the ISSF podium after 8 years

He defeated Australia’s Warren Potent to win Gold at the ISSF World Cup in Bangkok, and looks forward to Rio 2016: “I am confident, I have been through it.”

05.03.2016

Achievements

Medals

Gold
8
Silver
7
Bronze
4

50m Rifle Prone Men (FR60PR)

Olympic Games

Medals: 1Participations: 5

Silver1
Sydney
Score: 597, Final: 103.4
2000
Place 91
Athens
Score: 594
2004
Place 231
Rio de Janeiro
Score: 621.4
2016
Place 241
London
Score: 592
2012
Place 391
Atlanta
Score: 590
1996

World Championships

Rank 8 and better: 1Participations: 6

Place 61
MILAN
Score: 585
Junior1994
Place 91
Barcelona
Score: 596
1998
Place 111
Munich
Score: 597
2010
Place 371
Lahti
Score: 587
2002
Place 461
Zagreb
Score: 591
2006
Place 561
Granada
Score: 618.6
2014

World Cup Final

Medals: 3Rank 8 and better: 6Participations: 10

Gold2
New Delhi
Score: 628.3, Final: 250.6
2017
Milan
Score: 597, Final: 102
2003
Silver1
Bologna
Score: 628.6, Final: 208.5
2016
Place 51
Munich
Score: 596, Final: 103.8
2000
Place 61
Lugano
Score: 594, Final: 103.5
1997
Place 81
Zurich
Score: 593, Final: 101.7
1998
Place 92
Bangkok
Score: 592
2008
Bangkok
Score: 589
2004
Place 101
Bangkok
Score: 587
2012
Place 121
Granada
Score: 592
2006

World Cup

Medals: 14Rank 8 and better: 19Participations: 66

Gold5
Gabala
Score: 630.2, Final: 249.8
2017
Baku
Score: 622.2, Final: 208.4
2016
Munich
Score: 632.0, Final: 210.6
2016
Bangkok
Score: 625.5, Final: 209.1
2016
Milan
Score: 597, Final: 104.3
2008
Silver5
London
Score: 595, Final: 103.7
2012
Rio de Janeiro
Score: 597, Final: 104.4
2008
Changwon
Score: 598, Final: 103.6
2003
Milano
Score: 595, Final: 100
1997
Havana
Score: 595, Final: 102
1997
Bronze4
Changwon
Score: 623.2, Final: 186.4
2015
Changwon
Score: 593, Final: 103.5
2005
Milano
Score: 596, Final: 102.4
1998
Seoul
Score: 595, Final: 101.5
1997
Place 42
Gabala
Score: 626.7, Final: 165.8
2015
Resende
Score: 594, Final: 103.4
2006
Place 51
Munich
Score: 596, Final: 103
2006
Place 71
Atlanta
Score: 595, Final: 101.7
1998
Place 81
Munich
Score: 626.5, Final: 121.4
2017
Place 93
Munich
Score: 597
2008
Sydney
Score: 595
2000
HAVANA
Score: 593
1996
Place 104
Rio de Janeiro
Score: 624.3
2016
Milan
Score: 593
2009
Athens
Score: 594
2004
Munich
Score: 594
1997
Place 121
ATLANTA
Score: 594
1996
Place 143
Fort Benning
Score: 593
2007
Bangkok
Score: 590
2004
Buenos Aires
Score: 593
1998
Place 161
Fort Benning, GA
Score: 596
2005
Place 173
Munich
Score: 596
2011
Milano
Score: 593
2002
Atlanta
Score: 588
2001
Place 182
Munich
Score: 623.7
2014
Munich
Score: 620.2
2013
Place 193
Munich
Score: 595
2012
Seoul
Score: 588
2001
Seoul
Score: 591
1999
Place 204
Milan
Score: 593
2012
Guangzhou
Score: 592
2006
Milano
Score: 589
2001
Atlanta
Score: 593
2000
Place 213
Maribor
Score: 621.2
2014
Munich
Score: 595
2007
Shanghai
Score: 592
2002
Place 222
Belgrade
Score: 593
2010
Atlanta
Score: 594
1999
Place 231
Sydney
Score: 592
2004
Place 251
Fort Benning
Score: 594
2011
Place 312
Sydney
Score: 584
2010
Atlanta
Score: 589
2002
Place 321
Sydney
Score: 589
2002
Place 331
Munich
Score: 620.6
2015
Place 351
Granada
Score: 620.5
2013
Place 361
Changwon
Score: 586
2011
Place 371
Beijing
Score: 612.9
2014
Place 381
Milano
Score: 590
1999
Place 401
Munich
Score: 588
1998
Place 412
Munich
Score: 590
2001
MUNICH
Score: 588
1996
Place 431
Milan
Score: 580
2006
Place 451
Sydney
Score: 588
2011
Place 482
Bangkok
Score: 587
2007
Milan
Score: 584
2004
Place 531
Munich
Score: 589
1999

European Championships

Medals: 1Rank 8 and better: 3Participations: 13

Gold1
ZURICH
Score: 592, Final: 104.3
Junior1995
Place 51
SOFIA
Score: 577
Junior1992
Place 61
Plzen
Score: 598, Final: 102.5
2003
Place 91
Kouvola
Score: 596
1997
Place 101
Zagreb
Score: 595
2001
Place 151
Maribor
Score: 623.2
2015
Place 161
WROCLAW
Score: 589
Junior1994
Place 281
Belgrade
Score: 591
2005
Place 361
Belgrade
Score: 593
2011
Place 371
Granada
Score: 590
2007
Place 381
Bordeaux
Score: 590
1999
Place 441
Osijek
Score: 589
2009
Place 471
Baku
Score: 608.1
2017