Berlin stiletto race winner: 100 m in 14.7 seconds

19th August 2007, Comments 0 comments

19 August 2007, Berlin (dpa) - High heels failed to stop a 24-year-old woman from sprinting the 100 metres in a creditable 14.7 seconds to take first prize and a large shopping voucher in the annual Berlin Stiletto Run on Saturday. Denise Hanitzsch, a resident of the German capital, edged out 99 other competitors to take the prize of 10,000 euros ($13,500). The event, one of the highlights of the Global Fashion Festival, was electronically timed.

19 August 2007

Berlin (dpa) - High heels failed to stop a 24-year-old woman from sprinting the 100 metres in a creditable 14.7 seconds to take first prize and a large shopping voucher in the annual Berlin Stiletto Run on Saturday.

Denise Hanitzsch, a resident of the German capital, edged out 99 other competitors to take the prize of 10,000 euros ($13,500).

The event, one of the highlights of the Global Fashion Festival, was electronically timed.

DPA

Subject: German news

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