Olympic Bronze medallist from Rio: Dimitrij Ovtcharov

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Dimitry Ovtcharov has already won bronze and silver at the Olympics. In addition, he is one of the top ten of the table tennis world ranking. On a special training day, he has been accompanied by us, from the airport to the training hall. He coached six young people from different federal states in Düsseldorf as part of the promotion of young talent. The victorious athlete and multiple Europe title-holder revealed his tips and tricks. After the unforgettable training day and the successes already achieved, many people could retire, but not Dimitrij. He told us about his plans for the next year and gave us insights into his competition strategy.


3:45min + 9:04min + 2:01min




without voice-over
with German voice-over

Release Date

29th November 

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free footage for Germany only 
Broadcast Medium
TV, online 
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