The XXXIth Olympic Games officially begin in the night from Friday to Saturday when the Olympic flame gets lit. Some 10.500 athletes from over 210 countries are going to take part in the sporting competitions in Rio de Janeiro lasting till August 21.

From Germany, 450 athletes are going to participate in the 31st Olympics and every day anew give their very best aiming to climb the rostrum.

One who has has already been through the ups and downs, the excitement, the long preparation period and the unlimited top feeling is the Coffee Fellows senior managing director, Stefan Tewes. It was in 1992 when he himself, as part of the German hockey national side, took part in the Olympics in Barcelona … and brought home Olympic gold! An unforgettable time, full of emotions.

Olympia 1992
The German hockey national side in 1992 – Stefan Tewes in back row, first left.

This year, the Olympic athlete of 1992 will be among the Olympic athletes again. Not as an athlete, but as a spectator and sponsor of the „Deutsches Haus“ in Rio. Together with his children and two happy Coffee Fellows colleagues he will be on site at the „Deutsches Haus“, get in touch with athletes, representatives of politics and economy as well as the media and will serve them delicious coffee and refreshing Coffee Fellows summer specials.

The „Deutsche Haus“ in Rio de Janeiro at Barra Blue Beach Point.

We’ll firmly keep our fingers crossed for all German athletes and are looking forward to welcoming them at our coffee bar“. May the Games begin!