There are a lot of funny stories floating around about Michael ‘Fitschi’ Tan. For example, there was that one time he tried to fly to the USA from a small cargo airport in Frankfurt-Hahn while his team-mates were waiting for him at Frankfurt-Main airport. Aside from those stories, people seem to forget that he mainly catches attention through his skating.
The skate ninja from the German city of Stuttgart stands out with his fine footwork and risk-taking. Even though the perfectionist’s claim-to-make ratio might be about 100:1, the one make is enough to silence the skeptics.