BIOGRAPHY

The life of Florian Blümmel, the triple German champion,

European champion and double vice world champion in

artistic cycling, who was born in Speyer (Germany), tells the

story of an athlete who made it onto the world’s stages.

Florian was not born as a professional artist. After leaving school he completed an apprenticeship as a carpenter and as a wholesale and foreign trade merchant.

But already as a young boy at the age of 6 he was fascinated by artistic cycling and started to practice. Later on, together with his younger brother Felix, he still has always found time to practice for several hours every day and for learning new tricks all the time.

Both were completely addicted.


As time passed, Florian rose quickly to the top of his sport, qualifying for all the major competitions.Together with his brother he achieved many national and international sporting successes and awards over the years. For 9 years he was also a member of the German national team.

After many years and great success in sports, 2013 he felt that his vocation was to perform on stage, where he could touch and thrill people with his act as a professional cycle artist. At the beginning together with his brother as »Felix and Flow«, later as a solo artist.



Since then he has performed around the world with circuses,

prestigious German Varietés, cruise ships, events, theaters and

concerts. In addition to performing, he competed successfully in

different festivals and won multiple artistic awards. For example at the famous circus festival »Le Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain« in Paris (France) he won the Chinese 

Acrobats Association Trophee. And in 2016 he was the winner

of the »Harzer Show Kristall« in Germany. He also appeared on TV shows such as Germany’s Got Talent (»Deutschland sucht das Supertalent«). He played in worldwide fame theatre like Madison Square Garden and Sydney Opera House …. . Now he is a Member at Cirque du Soleil „BAZZAR“.

——— SCHOOL / EDUCATION / PROFESSION ———

1985                    Florian Blümmel was born in Speyer (Germany)

1991 - 2002        School education

2002 - 2005        Apprenticeship as a carpenter

2005 - 2009        Apprenticeship as wholesale and foreign trade merchant

2009 - 2013        Working as wholesale and foreign trade merchant for Raab Karcher 

since 2013          Working as a professional self employed cycle artist

—— SPORTING ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS (ARTISTIC CYCLING) ——

1991                                        Start of career as an active artistic cyclist

                                                (professional artistic cycling career until end of 2012)

1998,2002,2008,2010,2011    Vice German Champion 

1999,2003,2009                      German Champion 

2009                                        German Master Winner (World's most powerful series of competitive sport in artistic cycling)

2009                                        UCI World Ranking Winner 

2003                                        European Champion 

2009,2010                               Vice World Champion 

2002,2003,2006-2012            Member of the German National Team

———— ARTISTIC AWARDS —————

2014        International Kleinkunstfestival Usedom, Award winner

2015        Paris (France), Le Festival Mondial du "Cirque de Demain", 

                Award: Chinese Acrobats Association Trophee

2016        Winner of the "Harzer Show Kristall 2016" (Germany)

—————————————— STAGE ———————————————

Since 2013            Many national and international galas, events, trade shows, conventions, corporate events, 

                              TV (German Television), festivals, Hotel Resorts and shows aboard cruise ships, ...etc.,

                              but mainly long term performances for theatres, variety shows, touring shows,

                              show productions, circus and many other venues. A few examples:

2008                      Hong Kong (Shoppingcenter within the context of Olympics) 

2013-2015             GOP Varieté Theater (Bremen, Essen, Bad Oeynhausen, München, Münster, Hannover) 

                             Show: "Back to Base"

2013                     Novia Scotia Tattoo 

2014                     Gala Ritter Sport (Stuttgart / Germany)

2015+2019           TV Show: "Deutschland sucht das Supertalent", RTL ("German's Got Talent")

2015 - 2016          GOP Varieté Theater (Bad Oeynhausen, München) Show: "Stardust"

2015                     Circus Festival Paris (France), "Cirque de Demain", Award: China Acrobatic Award

2015                     MAC Festival Barcelona, Spain

2015                     Bamberg Zaubert

2016                     Robinson Club (Schlanitzen Alm + Amade)

2016                     Schmidt Theater, (Hamburg, Germany)

2016                     Magic Circus of Samoa (Mauritius)

2016                     Festival, Harzer Show Kristall, Winner

2016                     England (UK, Great Britain) Touring Show (TAG Company London)

2016-2018            »Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus«. - Touring with this extraordinary show 

                             extravaganza Australia (including the famous Sydney Opera House, Canberra and 

                             Melbourne) and North America (incl. Pantages Theater Hollywood / Los Angeles, Theater at 

                             Madison Square Garden New York, ... etc.), 6 month in Las Vegas at Paris Casino

2017                     TV Show: “SAG DIE WAHRHEIT”, SWR (Germany)
2018-until now      World Touring Show „BAZZAR“ from CIRQUE DU SOLEIL.


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