On your marks, get set, pull

Kathleen Krausse, the first female German truck pull champion, pulls a 7.5-tonne truck in Chemnitz, Germany, on Thursday. This year's European Truck Pull Championships will be held in Chemnitz on Oct 3 and 4.
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Kathleen Krausse, the first female German truck pull champion, pulls a 7.5-tonne truck in Chemnitz, Germany, on Thursday. This year's European Truck Pull Championships will be held in Chemnitz on Oct 3 and 4.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 12, 2015, with the headline 'On your marks, get set, pull'. Print Edition | Subscribe