The Willpower Athletes

This is not a sports club or a racing team. Neither is it a means of corporate marketing. The Willpower Athletes are a close circle of friends. A fellowship of kindred spirits with an unwavering passion for the art of running, and emracing the essence of individuality.


Emi Dixon (UK)
‘I ask myself “when I am old how much would I be willing to pay to travel back in time and relive the moment that I’m experiencing right now”’ — (Muneeb Ali)
Marie Keck (GER)
I appreciate every run and am grateful to be able to do it.
Marina Kollassa (GER)
  „Wer will findet Wege, wer nicht will findet Gründe“
Michael Knoche (GER)
Be yourself, do what you like and run!
Lisa Buddenberg (GER)
Veronique Mataigne (LUX)
„Warum leben wir nicht, wo wir doch wissen, dass wir nur ein einziges Mal da sind, nur ein einziges und unwiederholbares Mal, auf dieser unsagbar herrlichen Welt!“ (Max Frisch 1937)
Thomas Sacher (GER)
"Running is freedom!"
Henning Lenertz (GER)
"Run Till Death."
Anthony Horyna (UK)
"In it for the long run." – Self
Sascha Kowalski (GER)
"You’ll Feel Good Again, Someday"
Stephan Wieser (GER)
"Konzentrier dich!" (Lisa Mehl)
Marcus Fink (GER)
"it's all about focus"
Jean-Paul Frijns (NL)
“The secret isn’t in your legs, but in your strength of mind.”
Mike Kratzer (GER)
“Talent lies not in our genes but in our minds.” (Bernd Heinrich)
Tessa Boot (NL)
"It is simple: just put one foot in front of the other and keep going."
Jan-Albert Veenema (NL)
"Lift my mind, my body, my soul."
Björn Esser (GER)
"I love nature", that is my mantra!
Amanda Stelter (US)
“The best alpinist are the ones with the worst memories.” Jimmy Chin