UNITED GERMAN HUNGARIANS HOSTS FOR 19. GAUFEST PHILADELPHIA
19. GAUFEST A HUGE SUCCESS!!
GERMAN HUNGARIAN SCHUHPLATTLERS WIN SILVER MEDALS AS THEY PLACE SECOND IN THE GAUVERBAND’S PREISPLATTLING COMPETITION!
PHILADELPHIA, PA – The highlight of the Sunday Picnic is the awarding of the prizes. Not only the plattling prizes but the Meistpreis (the club with the most attending) and (the club traveling the farthest to attend) are announced. Fifth prize is announced first and the suspense builds. Each Verein performs their winning plattler and all receive a hearty applause from their fellow Trachtlers and friends…Our group proudly won silver medals and the second prize. This is the fifth time the United German Hungarian Schuhplattlers have placed in the top three. Congratulations!…Read MORE.
2003 Preisplattler Team:
- John Reiter – Karen Mahadevan
- Ed Tokarski – Janet Malofiy
- Billy Simon – Lisa Fricker
- Jason Noel – Connie Reiter
- Rolf Stielow – Susi Hartmann
- Marlene Blank, Coach
- Maria Antoniak on Accordion
The top five ranked clubs were as follows:
- 1st – Bayern Verein Newark, Union, NJ
- 2nd – United German Hungarians, Oakford, PA
- 3rd – Gemuetlichen Enzianer, Maspeth, NY
- 4th – SVEV D’Oberlandler, Milwaukee, WI
- 5th – GTV Almrausch, Philadelphia, PA
See all the results at www.gauverband.com