The Teutoburg Forest holiday region top in North Rhine-Westphalia competition
Four of the eight prize winners of the national competition "Healthy in North Rhine-Westphalia" came from the Teutoburg Forest holiday region. Projects from Preußisch Oldendorf, Bad Salzuflen, Horn-Bad Meinberg and the Lippe district all received awards.
An interdisciplinary jury of experts from medicine, sports science, health economics and tourism chose the most innovative offers from 120 applications.
First place in the competition went to an offer for treating tinnitus with the title "Hike your ears back to health" from the Preußisch Oldendorf tourist office in co-operation with HolsingVital GmbH. One of the two second places went to the Bad Salzuflen state spa in co-operation with the Institute for tinnitus diagnosis and therapy with the contribution of "Breathing energy - gaining strength through breathing exercises", which deals with the trend topic "Burnout prevention".
In the "Future" category, the economic development of the district of Lippe in co-operation with Park Klinik Bad Hermannsborn GmbH and the German Sports University of Cologne won with the offer "Your personal cycling coach gets you to your destination - healthy fitness with the mentor bike". In the special category "Network", the city marketing of Horn-Bad Meinberg GmbH was one of the two winners with the relaxation offer "Let yourself fall - we will catch you!".