Conquering the countryside on the soles of your shoes

Conquering the countryside on the soles of your shoes

More than 1500 hikers took part in the 35 german championships in beautiful weather. International folk hiking days of the hiking friends kreuzberg/hallerndorf. The patronage was held by the manager of the volksbank branch in hallerndorf, karin kropfelder. "You conquer the landscape with the soles of your shoes, not with your car tires", the patron stated.

She brought a donation of 250 euros for the hiking club. "The money will be invested in new, uniform T-shirts for the club members", explained the hiking club chairwoman marga strickroth. Mayor torsten gunselmann thanked the many hard-working volunteers who ensured that everything ran smoothly on both days. Firefighters from the municipality took care of traffic and parking regulations, the "helpers on the spot were on hand for emergency operations.

For two days, the guests were able to hike through the beautiful landscape around hallerndorf – either on a six- or eleven-kilometer trail. The starting and finishing point was the hallerndorf double sports hall. The guests of the hiking friends from winkelhaid received the first prize in the award for the hiking group with the largest number of participants, as in previous years. This was followed by the hiking friends from the neighboring community of eggolsheim, the hiking friends from kups, the hiking friends from zirndorf and the hiking friends from hochstadt. The altar boys, the sports club and the clubfreunde hallerndorf received prizes for being the strongest local groups. Erl