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15th Raumedic Walkathlon attracted over 350 sports enthusiasts

Helmbrechts/Münchberg – Mild temperatures of about 20 degrees, more than 350 participants and four different distances for Nordic walkers and runners. These are the key facts of the Raumedic Walkathlon, which took place on October 13 in Münchberg, Germany. 

Enjoying a beautiful autumn landscape, amateur as well as professional athletes had the best conditions to complete the trails over 6, 9, 13 and 21.5 kilometers.

Medical technology manufacturer Raumedic, that has been supporting the sports event for many years, also put up its own team. For the company located only a stone’s throw from Münchberg, 66 participants entered the 15th edition of the sports event. So, Raumedic fielded the largest team, this year too.

The Walkathlon has been organized by the Gymnastics Club Münchberg since 2003 and takes place annually in October. Participation is open to sports enthusiasts of all ages.

This year, the Raumedic team consisted of about 70 participants.