Rainer Müller-Hörner

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Personal information
Date of birth 27th January 1967 (age 53)
place of birth Fuerth, Germany
1992 Vice world champion triathlon
1995 ETU European champion triathlon short distance

Rainer Müller-horns (* 27. January 1967 in Fürth as Rainer Müller ) is a former German triathlete . He is triathlon vice world champion (1992) and triathlon European champion on the Olympic distance (1995) and is included in the best list of German triathletes on the Ironman distance .


From 1984 to 1995 Rainer Müller-Hörner (then still Rainer Müller) worked as a professional athlete.

In 1992 he was runner-up in triathlon on the Olympic distance (1.5 km swimming, 40 km cycling and 10 km running).

In July 1995 he became European triathlon champion in Stockholm and he achieved third place at the world championships over the long distance triathlon. Together with Thomas Hellriegel , he won a medal for Germany for the second time at the 19th Ironman Hawaii held this year.
In 2012 he started again as an amateur at Challenge Roth in the age group 45-49.

Today he runs his own practice as a specialist in general medicine at the Metropol Medical Center in Nuremberg.


Sporting successes

(DNF - Did Not Finish )

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. Metropol Medical Center Nuremberg website  ( page no longer available , search in web archivesInfo: The link was automatically marked as defective. Please check the link according to the instructions and then remove this notice.@1@ 2Template: Toter Link / www.mmc-nuernberg.de  
  2. Stefan Herre: Unembellished Carinthia . In: 3athlon.de . Archived from the original on May 18, 2004.
  3. ^ Ironman World Championship - Oct 23, 1999
  4. Top Ironman Hawaii Finishers Archives