Eberhard-Karls University Tübingen:
Ran for coach Carlos Valdez ... Placed fifth in the 1,500 meter run at the German U23 National Championships in 2013 ... Also ended fifth in the event at the German U20 National Championships in 2010 ... Holds a personal-best time of 3:49.33 in the 1,500 ... Best times in the 800 and 3,000 are 1:52.67 and 8:26.50, respectively.
Personal: Born Nicolai Tobias Riker on February 19, 1991 in Wiesbaden, Germany ... Son of Martin and Gaburele Riker.