The Bauerfeind Team in South Korea

[Translate to en_KR:] Team South Korea

We are an international team of orthotists who will be working in the Olympic Village in Pyeongchang during the Winter Olympic Games. We provide equipment such as supports and orthoses to any injured athletes from all participating countries. We look forward to sharing with you our daily impressions of the Winter Olympics. The Bauerfeind Team in Pyeongchang hopes you enjoy our Olympics Journal.


Welcome to our Olympic Games Diary

Melf Soennichsen (left) and Dr. Richard Budgett, Medical and Scientific Director, IOC Medical Commission

The best for the best

Every two years, the Olympic Games are a real test for us. Here in PyeongChang, too, we were able to see how our... Read more

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We have a lot of fun at work: Luis (left), Andreas (center), and Koen (right)

A once-in-a-lifetime experience

Taking part in the Olympic Games once in your life is the dream of every athlete, everywhere in the world. I have never... Read more

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Andrea in the Olympic Village

Communication skills

One thing, in particular, that fascinates me at the Olympic Games is how many different nationalities are represented in... Read more

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Lars Birnbaum, Uvex

Not all helmets are created equal

During the Olympic Games, advertising rights are granted only to an exclusive group of top sponsors. That is why you... Read more

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Julia (second from the left) with the Austrian lugers

One big family

The Olympic Games are gigantic. Despite the reports and stories I had heard from colleagues, I still didn’t imagine the... Read more

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The key fit: fortunately, Albi (left) and Michál (right) both returned to Zeulenroda with the right car keys.

The key fits

About a week ago, we reported that our car keys got mixed up during a safety check in the Olympic Village. The problem... Read more

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