Ludwig walkenhorst – the path to gold

11 Aug 2018
Company: Close Distance Productions
Country: GERMANY
Section: OLYMPIC GAME - OLYMPIC SPIRIT
Discipline: Beachvolleyball
Year: 2016
Director: Guido Weihermüller
Editing: Imke Koseck
Actors: Laura Ludwig, Kira Walkenhorst and other
Photo: Eduard Ebel, Neels Feil
Soundtrack: Kian Djalili
Producer: Silvia Weihermüller
Time: 85 min

 

Synopsis

 

On the 18th of August, 2016 Laura Ludwig and Kira Walkenhorst make sportive history; the first European women’s team ever to win Olympic gold in beach volleyball. This incredible story begins four years ealier, when experienced Laura and junior player Kira meet in the fall of 2012 with gold coach Jürgen Wagner and figure on their goal. Despite setbacks in their preparation the team keeps pushing themselves to reach the ultimate goal – the gold medal in beach volleyball.