Gymnasium in Krefeld named after Aline Rotter-Focken

October 14, 2022 at 4:58 p.m Wrestler Aline Rotter-Focken won gold in Tokyo : Gym named after Olympic champion Mayor Frank Meyer (front left) and Aline Rotter-Focken with the plaque for the wrestling hall on Steinstrasse named after the athlete. Photo: City of Krefeld Krefeld For the first time, a place in Krefeld was named […]

Leyan Can Colak is German champion

October 3, 2021 at 4:12 pm Historic success for Germania Krefeld : Wrestling sensation: Krefeld’s Leyan Can Colak is German champion Leyan Can Colak is German champion in freestyle wrestling. Photo: Germania Krefeld Krefeld After the sensational gold for Aline Focken at the Olympics, there is another historic success for Germania Krefeld. A nobody in […]

Wrestling like Aline Focken inspires daycare children

October 8, 2021 at 5:15 am Sports funding in Krefeld : Wrestle like an Olympic champion In the first lesson, the children do gymnastics on rings, among other things. Educator Franziska Papen provides assistance, while trainer Hans-Georg Focken observes the exercises carefully in the background. Photo: Sven Schalljo Krefeld Successful trainer Hans-Georg Focken, father of […]