Kurt Jonke

Kurt Jonke

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After graduation I started studying geodesy, broke off studies halfway through and decided to leave Austria. I went to London, worked in pubs, for a national poll company and as a part-time model to pay the rent, before being ordered back to Austria to do the mandatory military service.

After my military service, I went to Cyprus as a member of the United Nations. On my return, I attended and graduated from the College for New Design. After many years as a designer, I finally decided to give sports journalism a go. It has been a dream of mine for quite some time, but I always found excuses not to go for it.

After playing and coaching team sports (basketball and volleyball) for nearly three decades, I still love competing as well as watching and analysing games.

I have started an 18-month education for mechatronics in March 2014 and in September decided to go on hiatus from my Featured Columnist position in order to focus on studies for the time being.

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  • Susan Turek posted 361 days ago

    Susan Turek

    You're welcome, Kurt! Have a good one.

  • Glen Danquah posted 458 days ago

    Glen Danquah

    Haha no problem, Kurt. I'm glad I could help out!

  • Cal Gildart posted 464 days ago

    Cal Gildart

    No problem, Kurt! Great article.—Cal

  • Kurt Jonke posted 472 days ago

    Kurt Jonke

    Same here, Zach! Keep up the great work!

  • Zach Gilliland posted 475 days ago

    Zach Gilliland

    Thanks for the follow Kurt! I've enjoyed reading your Orlando articles.

  • Ben Millikan posted 594 days ago

    Ben Millikan

    Glad I could help, Kurt.

  • Peter F. Richman posted 596 days ago

    Peter F. Richman

    no worries, Kurt. I liked the choice of topic a lot. —Pete

  • Mark Carroll posted 596 days ago

    Mark Carroll

    No problem, Kurt. I enjoyed the read!

  • Garrett Jochnau posted 645 days ago

    Garrett  Jochnau

    Thanks for the edits!

  • Gianni Verschueren posted 649 days ago

    Gianni Verschueren

    Thanks for the edit Kurt!

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