Sports Medical Course 2013 in the Frankenjura: Sportclimbing and Running

The course has been approved by GOTS (The Society for Orthopaedic Traumatologic Sports Medicine ), the UIAA Medical Commission and The Wilderness Medical Society. CME accredition from various medical bodies will be requested as in previous years.

Sports Medical Course 2013Course Informations

Priv.-Doz. Volker Schöffl, MHBA Schöffl, MSc
Dept. of Sportsorthopedics and Sportsmedicine,
Dept. of Pediatrics
Sozialstiftung Bamberg

Mrs.I.Grasser, Dept. of Sportsorthopedics and Sportsmedicine
Klinikum Bamberg
96049 Bamberg, Germany
Tel 0951 503 12241
Fax 0951 503 12249,


Rental climbing gear is available for minor costs. If possible bring your own gear. Active sport program will be in small groups, transportation to the climbing spots will be arranged through private cars of participants. If you want to mountainbike as part of the sports program please bring your own bike and gear.

Insurance Cover

The course fee does not include any insurance cover for the sport activities or other accidents during the course. Please be sure to have your personal travel insurance cover.

There are many climbing possibilities close by. We refer to the present guidebooks or online to

The closest bouldering area is just a 5 minutes walk from the course venue. There are a large variety of running and mountain bike trails close by.

For further information, program and registration please refer to the PDF download below.