Ludwigsburg/Sachsenheim. 10th grade pupils of Lichtenstern-Gymnasium are to learn how to organise events. And that’s what they did on the occasion of the Sachsenheim "Lichtenstern-Tour" (see BZ report). An initiative supported by the Ludwigsburg company Zedler – Institut für Fahrradtechnik und -Sicherheit GmbH with a group of all in all 65 team members, business partners, relatives and friends, according to their own statement. The company used this cycle event as well as the Ludwigsburg baroque city cycle tour to donate 30 Cent per kilometre cycled to the relief organisation "World Bicycle Relief" that brings specifically built bicycles assembled on the spot to Africa to provide people there with more mobility.
According to WBR managing director Kristina Jasiunaite this made all in all 21 bicycles and she insisted in coming to Ludwigsburg to express her thanks personally to the Zedler team. This was not the only award for the kilometre collectors: During the baroque city cycle tour of the local cycle association RSC-Komet they also received the cup for the largest group.
On the basis of a wealth of experience including more than 20 years of activity as bicycle experts the Zedler company located in Ludwigsburg has been developing user manuals for bicycles of any type and bicycle components in meanwhile more than 30 languages for almost 20 years. In another field of business the engineers develop and build testing systems for measurement.