Richard Adjei Wiki – Richard Adjei Biography
Richard Adjei was a German bobsledder who competed since 2007. He was the former professional footballer who won silver in the two-man bobsleigh at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver with pilot Thomas Florschütz. He was also an American football linebacker. His first World Cup event at Königssee, Germany earned him a win in the two-man event on 9 January 2010. Adeji won silver in the two-man event at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver.
Richard Adjei has died at the age of 37.
Earlier Life and Education
He was born on 30 January 1983 in Düsseldorf, Germany.
In 2011 Adjei celebrated the European Championship and World Championship title with pilot Manuel Machata in a foursome. He was also an American football linebacker for Rhein Fire, Berlin Thunder in the NFL Europe, and Düsseldorf Panther in the German Football League. Adjei played as a linebacker in NFL Europe for Rhein Fire in his hometown from 2004 to 2006.
As a pusher, the former professional footballer won silver in the two-man bobsleigh at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver with pilot Thomas Florschütz. In 2011 Adjei celebrated the European Championship and World Championship title with pilot Manuel Machata in a foursome.
Cause of Death
Former bobsleigh pilot Richard Adjei died on Monday at the age of only 37. His brother Jason announced this on Facebook.
“Unfortunately Richard Adjei passed away last night at the age of 37 in the arms of his wife and me,” wrote Jason Adjei on Tuesday: “His wife gave him all the love in the world on his last journey.” Nothing is known about the cause of death.
Richard Adjei Wife
His wife and family information will be updated soon.