18. March 2023  
Leipzig, GER  
Artistic Gymnastics

International Referee Dr. Joerg Fetzer passed away

During the three competition days of the DTB Cup, especially the professional audience in Stuttgart / Germanyhad to cope with the painful loss of two of their outstanding experts. After the death report of Swabian gymnastics veteran, the Svabian expert Kurt KNIRSCH, one learned about the death of the long-time international referee and sports scientist Dr. Joerg FETZER, who died today, a few days after his 82nd birthday, in his hometown Leipzig.
For more than two decades he acted as a referee at Olympic Games, numerous World and European Championships as well as World Cups and national championships with meticulousness and extraordinary expertise.