Contact & Legal

Contact address

Tel.: +49 174 330 4999


Winsstrasse 58
D-10405 Berlin

Company information – Publisher of this website

Owner: Gerhard H. Adrian
Registered in Germany, VAT no.: DE188899263

Photo and art credits

Thank you for contributing to this website:
Gerhard’s portrait in the sidebar: original photo by René Gundesbøl.
Walkathon photos by Sylke Block, Carsten Nielsen and others, © ECCO Sko A/S.
Other photo material by Gerhard H. Adrian, Shutterstock and others.

Terms of Use

1. General

The terms and conditions brought forth in these Terms of Use apply to this website ( owned by Gerhard Adrian, Winsstrasse 58, D-10405 Berlin, Germany, VAT no. DE188899263 (hereinafter referred to as “GA”). By accessing the GA website and/or using the information and services provided on or via this website, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.

2. Restrictions on website use; Limitation of liability

The information contained within the GA website has been gained from sources which GA regards as reliable. GA or third parties makes no warranties, express or implied, as to whether the information provided on or via this website is accurate, complete or up-to-date. The information on the site may be changed or removed without notice. GA does not warrant that this website and/or the Internet services provided via the website function without error or interruption.

The content of this website is provided ”as is”, and GA or third parties do not give any warranties about the site or its content. GA shall not be liable for any expenses, losses or damages, direct or indirect, arising in any way from access to or use of the website.

3. Links

Where GA provides hyperlinks to third party websites, such links are not an endorsement by GA of any products or services provided on or via such websites. The use of such links is entirely at your own risk and GA accepts no responsibility or liability for the content, use or availability of such websites.

According to German law, GA can under certain conditions be held liable for hyperlinks to websites offering illegal content, but only in such cases where GA possesses knowledge of such illegal content and where it is both technically possible and reasonable to prevent access to such websites. GA has visited the third-party sites linked to from its own website and not found any illegal content during the time the respective hyperlinks were established.

4. Cookies

GA’s website uses cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is stored on your hard disk by websites you visit. Such text files contain information and are, among other things, used for supporting the visitor’s use of a website.

There are two types of cookies. The first type, which is called persistent cookies, stores a file on your hard disk for a certain period of time. GA does not use any persistent cookies.

The other type of cookies, which is called session cookies, is stored temporarily during the time you surf on a site. Session cookies facilitate easy navigation on GA’s website, e. g. regarding language selection and viewing the site on a mobile device.

If you don’t want any cookies to be stored on your computer, you can change the security settings of your browser (Firefox, Safari, Chrome, Internet Explorer etc.). You can choose not to permit the use of persistent cookies without any impact on the functionality of the website. Please note that if you do not accept session cookies, browsing GA’s website may be slightly less comfortable.

5. Copyright and trademarks

GA or third parties, if expressly specified, retain their ownership, copyright and all other immaterial rights of the site. All rights are reserved in all countries. Publication, reproduction, transfer or storage of the contents of the site in whole or in part is forbidden unless the holder of title, copyright or other immaterial right has granted permission for such use, with the exception of storage on a computer or printing for personal use only. The contents may be quoted according to the applicable copyright legislation. When the contents are quoted the source shall have to be indicated: “Gerhard Adrian” and/or “”. The trademarks or logos included on the site may, however, not be reproduced, published or distributed without the previous written consent of the holder of the title.

6. Applicable law and jurisdiction

This website and its Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany. All disputes arising out of or in connection with these Terms of Use shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Germany.