Paul Veltrup


Player profile

  • Year Freshman
  • Hometown Grefrath, Germany
  • Last School Anne-Frank-Gesamtschule

Prior to Ohio State

  • Fenced with FC Krefeld
  • Two-time German champion
  • Finished third at European Championships
  • On second place team at European Championships
  • Placed second at World Cup in Basel
  • Silver medalist at Youth Olympic Games
  • Two-time silver medalist in team World Cup event


  • Son of Dirk and Dörthe and has a sibling, Ole
  • Psychology major
  • Enjoys other sports and hanging out with friends
  • Got into fencing because his cousins fenced too