Torsten Schmitz

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Torsten Schmitz
Torsten Schmitz (right)
Personal information
Full name Torsten Schmitz
Nationality  East Germany
Born (1964-08-26) August 26, 1964 (age 54)
Crivitz, Schwerin
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 72 kg (159 lb)
Sport Boxing
Rated at Light Middleweight
Club Schweriner SC, Schwerin

Torsten Schmitz (born August 26, 1964 in Crivitz, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern) is a retired German boxer in the Light Middleweight division. He represented East Germany at the 1988 Summer Olympics.

Amateur career

Schmitz was an amateur standout and fought in several notable European tournaments, compiling a record of 215-35.

Amateur Highlights


Since 1996 Schmitz is working as coach for Universum Box-Promotion. Trained/Trains Regina Halmich, Bert Schenk, Armand Krajnc, Luan Krasniqi, Michael Trabant, and Alesia Graf.