On 14 July, 36 KIESELMANN runners went to the starting line at the Kraichgau CityCup 2018.. Including 8 KIESELMANN kids, who received their starting numbers under a bright sunny sky. Things got started at 4:45 pm with the 800-metre run for under ten-year-olds. Four-year-old Fynn Bohner from the KIESELMANN Kids Team also scored 3rd place in his age group.
At 5:15 pm the starting signal was given for the U16 runners. Jonas Stezelberger ran the 1600 metres unrivaled for 1st place in his age group. High temperatures and an arm injury could not stop Maurice Reinmuth. He scored second place in the 2007 group. Mia Stezelberger and Selina Kratzmeier in their yellow KIESELMANN shirts were also happy about their 3rd and 4th place finish in their age groups.
In the 5-kilometre race, 21 KIESELMANN runners competed with 228 other participants. Andre Link sprinted through the finish as the best KIESELMANN runner. He received first place in his age group with a time of 24:10 minutes. Tilo Oehme scored second place in the U23 juniors. Daniel Hidalgo and Marcel Gottke finished in 6th place, Markus Bohner and Matthias Pötzl in 7th place and Michael Reinmuth in 8th place in their age groups. Edgar Kratzmeier made a point landing in the top ten. He was tenth in the age group M55. For Fabian Hidalgo, the 1600 metres for the U16 was too short. He started the 5000 circuit and sprinted directly to first place among the U16 runners with a time of 26:41 minutes.
There were two top rankings for the KIESELMANN women. Caroline Pötzl and Isolde Dohle passed the finish line as second best in their respective age group. Lena Lotspeich was seventh and Jennifer Domes 10th in her age group.
In the supreme event of the CityCup, the 10,000 metre race, 7 KIESELMANN runners started with 119 other runners. With a time of 48.17 minutes, Dirk Vogler placed fourth in his age group. Olaf Kiefer (5th place), Christian Löffler (6th place) and Leo Olfert (8th place) also came in the top ten for their respective age groups.
We want to congratulate all KIESELMANN runners on theirgreat results. The great atmosphere in the team is also reflected in the overall ranking. The KIESELMANN team took second place in the list of kilometres covered this year. Tilo Oehme won the Rewe shopping voucher associated with this placement by lottery.
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