Bavarian Gymnastics Federation

“Erhard sports presents playful balance training of children turn Olympiad 2008 Rothenburg/Munich (RL, BTV) the Bavarian culture Minister Siegfried Schneider puts it in a nutshell: children, moving, stay healthy and fit.” Schneider is the patron of the third turn Kinderolympiade of Bavarian Gymnastics Federation, which will be held from 30 May to 1 June 2008 in Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz. The Bavarian Gymnastics Federation in the four-year Olympic cycle organised this major turn sports festival for children classic motto is mens sana in corpore health a healthy mind in a healthy body”. This includes 3,000 participants and 800 workers, judges and helpers are expected. In addition to the sporting competitions, the children turn Olympics offers a varied program. Here presented among others the renowned sports equipment provider Erhard sport international from Rothenburg ob der Tauber about what wobbles”various games and sports equipment, with which one can train balance. Not about the Bavarian has Gymnastics Federation selected the quote of the Roman poet Juvenal as a motto for the kids turn Olympics. The lack of exercise among children is addressed last often in politics and the media.

Complained especially the will decrease physical activities for the benefit of television and computer games. Knowledge of sports medicine this inertia affects mental performance, but unique relationships between physical activity and the growth of nerve cells have been identified in the brain. The children turn Olympiad aims to make one therefore first and foremost: you should give the child joy of movement. “True to the Olympic motto this be is more important than wins” are therefore not only the competitions in the Center. Numerous service offerings, children can prove their fitness and learn about movement trends. Community overnight, but also many new friendships will be closed when sleeping bag romance”.

As a long-standing partner of the Bavarian Gymnastics Federation, Erhard supports sports the children turn Olympics with monetary and in-kind contributions. Even without the current debate about the lack of movement in our youth and will prove always a theme – such as our commitment to clubs for children and youth sports for us”, so Jochen Koppl, Managing Director of the company. In addition to the wobbling equipment”for proprioceptive training, Erhard presents also a new roll-back mat sport in Neumarkt” and a concept for the movement-oriented design of daycare. For more information, about Erhard sport international: Erhard sport international based in Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a leading manufacturer and supplier of sports equipment industry. With more than 200 employees that manufactures sports equipment and equipment components of 125-year-old family-owned company for the global market. With more than 10,000 articles, innovative sports equipment and products, Erhard sports International is one of the market leaders in the industry. In particular, the planning and equipment for sports halls and sports facilities all over the world is one of the core competencies of the company. International sporting events such as World Championships and the Olympic Games are regularly equipped by Erhard sports international. Contact / contact: Erhard sports International GmbH & co. KG Rainer Lederer marketing/PR of upper Kaiserweg of 8, 91541 Rothenburg o.d.T.