Thomas Rottensteiner

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Thomas Rottensteiner
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Nationality Italian
Born (1963-03-15) 15 March 1963 (age 55)
Bolzano, Italy
Sport
Sport Bobsleigh

Thomas Rottensteiner (born 15 March 1963) is an Italian bobsledder. He competed at the 1988 Winter Olympics and the 1992 Winter Olympics. [1]

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References

  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Thomas Rottensteiner Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC . Retrieved 21 April 2018.