Wheels4Life – Providing Low Cost Quality Bikes for Third World Countries

Charity Hike Fundraiser Zugspitze Germany

<p>Thanks you to all the participants and supports of the 2013 Charity Hike to raise Euro 6,000.- for Wheels 4 Life.&nbsp;</p> <p>On April 13th 2013 Germany's highest peak was the site for the 8th edition of the Charity Hike, an event were participants try to scale a section of the Zugspitze mountain in Bavaria as often as possible during a period of 4.5 hours. Supporters, friends and sponsors of each hiker/skier donate for each lap and encourage for top archievments which will yield a higher return for the charities involved. This years choosen charities were "Wheels 4 Life" and "We Are High Five".</p> <p>Sixtysix (66) brave wintersport enthusiast took on this years challenge, the winner climbed the 180m (600ft) section 16 times, which equals 3000 m vertical and 14km.&nbsp;</p> <p>The top finishers: Men: Carsten Schneehage, J&ouml;rn Steffens, Christoph Seifele. &nbsp;Woman: Kerstin Erdmann, Bernadette Seifele, Ingrid V&ouml;lker.</p> <p>Thank you to all participants, supporters and organizers, including mountain bike pro rider Holger Meyer for accepting the check on behalf of Wheels 4 Life.</p> <p><a href="http://www.charity-hike.de">www.http://charity-hike.de</a></p>