Gudrun Doll-Tepper received the Panathlon International Flambeau d‘Or award at a ceremony on Saturday, November 14, in Rome. The Panathlon International sports federation's Flambeau d'Or awards are presented in three different categories every four years, in the same year as the Olympic summer games. Gudrun Doll-Tepper received the Flambeau d‘Or award for culture in recognition of her services in developing international sports and her commitment to realizing the "Olympic ideals." Until the end of 2008, Doll-Tepper was President of the International Council of Sport Science and Physical Education (ICSSPE) and she is, in addition, Vice President for Education and Olympic Education at the Deutscher Olympischer Sportbund (German Olympic Sports Confederation).
The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) will be presenting Gudrun Doll-Tepper with the 2009 Paralympic Scientific Award on November 22 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, paying a general tribute to her many years of involvement in developing sports for athletes with disabilities and her particular contribution to the paralympic movement.
For further details, please contact:
Prof. Dr. Gudrun Doll-Tepper
Head of Inclusive Education, Physical Activity, and Sport at Freie Universität Berlin
Tel.: +49 (0)30 / 838 – 53183, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org