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.