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The Team Memmert athletes carry our colours into the world. Last weekend, at the Austria Ironman 70.3 St. Pölten, 5 of our athletes started in a Memmert jersey.

Lovely spring weather as the days before would have been the icing on the cake of the half marathon (21.1 km) HiRo-Run for Team Memmert last Sunday, April 4, 2013. However, our contestants defied the rain and cold temperatures – they crossed the finish line in excellent times.

Until now, the colours of the Memmert team had only been represented on the course of the Franconian triathlon classic by the yearly increasing number of employees participating in the Rothsee triathlon, which is the smaller version of the main “Challenge Roth” triathlon event. As of this year, we are happy to be the main sponsor and name-giver of the event – now called the...

Before the athletes who took part in the 10th Run & Bike event on 1st December allowed themselves to open the first door in the advent calendar, they first had to, or wanted to, run or cycle 17 km through the snowed in Ungerthal at temperatures just under the freezing point. Things were "a little bit" more pleasant for the spectators, because they could while away the time...

Every year on the Sunday after 3rd October, “German Unity Day”, the Schwabach RIBE city run and the Sparkasse half marathon take place. Memmert acted as an official sponsor for the first time, so of course many members of the Memmert sports team took up the challenge under ideal competition conditions. The result at the end was impressive: Memmert took third place in the team...

Memmert employee Matthias Grosser competed in the IRONMAN 70.3 in Zell am See on August 26, 2012. The middle distance triathlon was held over the distances of 1.9 km for swimming, 90 km for cycling and 21.1 km for running. After a very even race, Grosser, with an end time of 4:17:28, finished in a very respectable 40th place out of a total of 1,850 finishers. In his age group...

The world's largest triathlon festival, the Challenge Roth, came to an end on Sunday, July 8th, with a thrilling firework display. The day had provided many premieres for Memmert: With five relays and three individual starters, the Memmert triathlon family was larger than ever before. For the first time, a client joined the relay team and Peter Krieger ran the long-distance on...

June 26th, the hot phase of the 2012 season began for the Memmert triathlon team. Each year, the shorter distance Rothsee Triathlon traditionally takes place two weeks before the long distance Challenge Roth Triathlon. In splendid sunshine, 6 individual starters and one relay team tested out their physical shape under competition conditions and at the end, everyone was...

“Together for a good cause – you donate, we pedal!” Under this motto, over 600 people took part in the 24-hour indoor cycling marathon organised by the bicycle club ‘R.C. Radlexpress Feucht e.V.’ on 4th and 5th February 2012. Lots of money was raised for the food bank ‘Nürnberger Tafel e.V.’. Nine participants from the Memmert team kept their cycles almost constantly on the...

A triathlon of 266 kilometres in 9 hours, 42 minutes and 11 seconds! Finishing as 56th of the almost 3000 participants, coming in 4th place in his age group, “24 to 29”, Matthias Grosser once again delivered an outstanding performance at IRONMAN Florida in Panama City Beach on November 5th, 2011.