4x430 metres in altitude and countless challenges lie ahead of every single member of the 85 teams. Together, you will stand at the start-line this year to commence battle for the coveted trophy. The desire to win and make it to the winner's podium will forge an incredible bond amongst your team. You will undoubtedly experience extreme ups and downs, at an event that is in a class of its own and...
... prize money to the tune of ► Euro 10,000 ◄awaits
This relay event is a race against time and opposing teams: one team consists of 4 athletes. The athletes must each surmount 430 metres in elevation in their respective discipline.
STARTS: on 14.12.2019
START AND FINISH AREA: Base terminal of Ahornbahn cable car in Mayrhofen.
ORDER OF EVENTS: Ski tourers start at the race finish area – race up the Ahorn downhill run to Gasthof Wiesenhof – changeover to the paragliders– who fly in a predetermined flight corridor and land in the target area as accurately as possible – changeover to the mountain bikers – who ride up to Wiesenhof – final changeover to the skiers - who ski the Ahorn downhill run to the finish area.
- Skitour, 1.7 km – 430 metres in altitude
- Paraglide 3.2 km – 430 metres in altitude
- Mountainbike 3.7 km – 430 metres in altitude,
- Ski 1.7 km – 430 metres in altitude
WINNER: The team whose skier or snowboarder crosses the finishing line first wins RISE&FALL.
Athletes in interview
4x430 altitude metres of intense struggle and challenges lay before the athletes of the 85 teams competing in RISE&FALL. This awesome sporting event which kicks off the winter season in Mayrhofen on the 15th December 2018, pushes the competitors to their limits. We find out from the athletes themselves exactly how they prepare to compete in their chosen discipline. The hard training doesn’t begin in Autumn, but requires endurance and fighting spirit throughout the whole year!