Felix Richtsfeld
Felix Richtsfeld
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Mainburg, Germany
High School: Aventinus Gymnasium
Position: Distance Free

2015-16: Earned a trio of medals at the CCSA Championships, helping lead the Retrievers to their second straight CCSA Championship this past spring... Earned a pair of silver medals in the 500 and 1,650 free, touching in with times of 4:26.26 and 15:38.13 respectively... Earned fifth place in the 200 free, finishing the race with a time of 1:39.47... CCSA Male Freshman Swimmer of the Year... CCSA All-Academic Team.

Background: Member of SC 53 Landshut … Placed tenth in the 800m freestyle in German Championships in 2015… Placed second in the 1500m freestyle (2014-2015) and second in the 800m freestyle at the German Junior Championships in 2015.

Personal: Son of Eva and Viktor Richtsfeld… Has one sibling, Viktoria… Lists favorite food as sushi and favorite movie as American Sniper… Plans on majoring in mechanical engineering.