Jost Wiebelhaus owns the “Frankfurter Laufshop”, a specialist running shop, in Frankfurt/Main. The 43-year-old former banker and economist is a passionate runner (5 km to marathon) and cyclist. His shop was opened in 2001 and has now been the official shop of the Frankfurt Marathon for the last 5 years. Furthermore, he launched the FALKE sports shop in Frankfurt in 2007. He has also been a member of the shoe committee of the “Running First Laufexperten e.V.” for 9 years.
“The sports retail industry lives on innovative new sports products. Therefore I am very excited about the submitted products and I am happy to have the opportunity to judge and discuss their different aspects with various experts.”