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Christoph Cadenbach wins print award at German Paralympic Media Award ceremony

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Christoph Cadenbach recieving his prize at the German Paralympic Media Award. Image credit: Paralympics Zeitung

Earlier today in Germany, Christoph Cadenbach won the print award at German Paralympic Media Award ceremony for his article “Die Mannschaft” which was printed in Süddeutsche Zeitung Magazin in 2015. His article focused on members of the German national football team as they prepared to represent their country at the Special Olympics World Games Los Angeles 2015.  He was presented the award by Germany’s Labor Minister Andrea Nahles.


Other winners at the ceremony included  Daniela Müllenborn in the radio category, for her program titled “Inklusion im Sport – es gibt zu wenig davon” which focused on issues of inclusion of blind people at the gym. Lukas Eberle won in the online media category for his story titled  “Ich will einen richtig geilen Wettkampf” about German long jumper Markus Rehm.

The jury for determining award winners included 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012 Summer shooting Paralympian Manuela Schmermund.

Laura Hale
About Laura Hale (2569 Articles)
Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees. She has a PhD in Communications from the University of Canberra.

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