18 March 1996
to compete in the Olympics
Gold medal at the 2016 Swiss championships (5,000m)
« Go hard or go home »
Julien Wanders is a rising star of Swiss middle-distance running and a member of the very selective “World Class Potentials” programme of the Swiss Olympics. For the past several years, he has devoted himself to competing at all distances, from 1500m to 10,000m on both track and road. Since his high school Matura graduation in 2015, he has dedicated himself entirely to his passion.