- Born:15 January 1984 (35 years)
Nico Kanning won two medals at German Championships in 2007 and 2008. As a junior heavyweight he won the German title and A-tournament in St Petersvurg and some international tournaments. As a senior he competed at various World Cups but didn't win a medal. After his career he became the ideal sparring partner for 10 time World Champion Teddy Riner.