“Ceremony in the sold-out Bundesliga Derby of 1 FSV Mainz 05 against Eintracht Frankfurt at the 32nd Matchday followed the year’s final highlight of the first EMS Charity League: the best donations runners in the finals” were honored at halftime on the stadium turf of 1 FSV Mainz 05 against Eintracht Frankfurt in front of over 20,000 fans for their outstanding commitment. The EMS Charity League collects donations for selected social projects in the region every year and provides them bundled together mainly for working with children. Prof. Dr. Ronny A. Prince, Director of studies of European management school (EMS), is the initiator of this project and could win the Bundesliga 1 FSV Mainz 05 and ZDF digital as major supporters. 100 runners competed first at the charity race (finals”) on the 16.04.2011 about under the slogan together move more”, to collect donations for the KiTa-modernization of Lutheran resurrection parish in Mainz.
In the run-up to the runners were looking for sponsors”from their environment, giving them a round amount donated. The runners could walk about 13,000 what has been certainly also to the outstanding presentation of Mainz Stadium spokesman Klaus Hafner. Visitors and runners were pleased also an autograph of the active National League pros Adam Szalai and Zsolt Low. Meanwhile, ZDF digital Managing Director Christian Massmann recorded highlights of the event. On the 30.04.2011 the best runners of donations to the prize giving ceremony met first before the Mainz am Bruchweg runners cards received for the hot Bundesliga Derby, whose initial situation could have been more different: while the 1 FSV Mainz 05 on Europe League course, Eintracht Frankfurt was in the middle of the relegation battle.
Shortly before the end of the first half the mood could have no better: it was already 3-0 for the 05 and the donations runners as well as the team of the EMS waited in the press room full voltage on the half-time whistle. When referee Wolfgang Stark gave the eagerly anticipated whistle by themselves, the runners were by Dag Heydecker, Managing Director of Mainz 05, the players cabins over on the stadium grass brought to: here the winner in turn raised like a football team before this impressing and got under the leadership of stadium spokesman Klaus Hafner by managing director Dag Heydecker and Prof. Dr. Ronny A. the winners certificates presented Prince while a cameraman of the Bundesliga club media holding this moment. The atmosphere in the stadium was still outstanding at this time! Also, the first runner who unleashed 1,350 for the KiTa, alone received a weekend for up to 6 people in one of the Sunparks in Belgium, Germany or the Netherlands, which was sponsored by Neckermann Reisen. After the impressive ceremony, supported the runners of their favorite team and were able to look forward with the other nearly 20,000 fans a victory their 05! The Europa League is within reach: FSV needs only 2 points from 2 matches, that sounds like a feasible task!