Florian Kinast - Florian Kinast

Florian Kinast (born January 9, 1969 in Munich ) is a German journalist and author .


From 1979 to 1988 Kinast attended the humanistic Wilhelmsgymnasium in Munich . Then he did his community service in the Klinikum rechts der Isar and studied English and history to become a teacher until 1993. In 1994 he did an internship at the Munich evening newspaper and worked there as a freelancer. In 1995, after an internship at ran, he started an internship at the Munich evening newspaper. From 1996 to 2000 he was an editor in the local editorial team, among other things as a police reporter and as a town hall reporter. In 2001 he switched to the sports department. He has been a freelance journalist since 2011 [1]and as a sports correspondent for "Spiegel Online" writes about FC Bayern and travel reports for the magazine "Abenteuer und Reisen". He is also the author of several books. Florian Kinast should not be confused with the presenter Florian Kienast, who moderates the program "Our Land" on Bavarian television.


  • 2012: Thank you Lena - Magdalena Neuner's dream career (Stiebner Verlag)
  • 2012: It started with a women's stocking 40 people - 40 stories - stories from the Olympic Park (Stiebner Verlag)
  • 2014: 111 reasons to love biathlon: A declaration of love to the most beautiful sport in the world (Schwarzkopf & Schwarzkopf Verlag)
  • 2015: 111 reasons to love Bavaria - a declaration of love to the most beautiful region in the world. [2] (Schwarzkopf & Schwarzkopf Verlag)
  • 2017: People in Munich - Stories that life wrote (Volk Verlag)
  • 2018: Bavarian for beginners (Langenscheidt Verlag)
  • 2018: 111 places for children in Munich that you have to see (Emons Verlag)

Individual evidence

  1. Vita. Retrieved on August 10, 2018 (German).
  2. Books. Retrieved on August 10, 2018 (German).