About my life

Alexander König was born on 23 Aug 1966 in Eilenburg. Here he began at the age of 6 years with the figure skating. In singles he got third in the 1982 World Junior Championships. In 1985 he switched to pair skating. In 1988 he could celebrate his greatest success, winning the bronze medal at the European Championships, with Partner Peggy Schwarz.

1985 to 1988 Alexander König graduated from an apprenticeship as a skilled worker for the hotel and restaurant sector of the GDR. As a certified skating instructor with an A license from the German Skating Union, he worked his way through Stuttgart, Chemnitz and Berlin to Oberstdorf, where since 2008 he is working as a coach in the team of Michael Huth.