The starting pistol for the ski-tourers was fired under blue skies at 14.00 hrs sharp.
The start pistol was fired at 14.00 hrs and the ski-tourers sprinted up the 1.3 km long course and 410 metres in elevation, before handing over to the paraglide pilots.
The thermals were good, so the paraglide pilots could fly as quickly as possibly down the predetermined flight corridor towards the finish area.
There were great jubilations in the finish area when the first paragliders landed and handed over to the mountain bikers after a 400-meter sprint.
The bikers battled it out along the 4.1 kilometre uphill course, back to the changeover area
Ski / Board
The team skiers or snowboarders raced down the slope, with a few obstacles to contend with before the finish.
58 teams joined the start line
Team "ARONIALAND - HOTEL DORNAUHOF" wins the 4th RISE&FALL 2015.
50 teams on the start line.
"Bienen-Häusl" Team wins the 2nd RISE&FALL event, ahead of the previous year's winners, "DYNAFIT Mountainshop Hörhager".
After the event a party atmosphere prevailed at the festival grounds with German rock band "Revolverheld".
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33 ski-tourers battled it out along the 410 metres in elevation at the premiere event.
After the changeover, the paraglider pilots had to get into the valley as soon as possible in extremely challenging conditions.
Bike marathon European Champion Alban Lakata passed the baton to the final athlete as leader in the "Bike" discipline.
Ski / Board
Roman Rohrmoser swept his team to victory with his downhill run in the final discipline.
Hugely Successful Premiere
Team Dynafit triumphed at the 1st RISE&FALL 2012. A total of 33 teams joined the start line.
After all the sporting action, the party commenced with a live concert by local band, Ciela, and international chart toppers "Sportfreunde Stiller" from Munich.
The paraglide pilots also sprinted at full pelt with their chutes on their backs to the changeover area.
Everyone is ready
Final preparations just before the start. You can feel the adrenalin in the air
At 14.00 hrs, the starting pistol was fired for the ski-tourers, who completed the 1.7 kilometres and 430 metres in elevation in the shortest time possible.
The paraglide pilots need to use the thermals to their advantage to fly down to the valley as quickly as possible, before proving just how fit they are by running to the changeover zone as fast as they can.
SKI / BOARD
The skiers were confronted with a giant-slalom course, with a few obstacles thrown in for good measure before the finish line.
Arrival of the paraglide pilots at the changeover zone signals the start for the ski sprinters, who pass the baton the the mountain bikers after an exhausting downhill run.
Mountain bikers have the final discipline and battle over these crucial metres in uphill elevation to the finish line.
After the contest it was curtains up for the after-party with the "Fyling Steps" break dance crew.
46 teams joined the start line
"Moutainshop Hörhager Dynafit" Team wins the 4th RISE&FALL in a nail-biting finish.
The bikers have to head uphill again over the 4.1 kilometre long course with 430 metres in elevation. Jochen Käs pulled the stops out here to secure the necessary advantage, handing over at the top as leader.
61 teams were at the start
"Mountsinshop Hörhager" team won the conveted trophy at the 5th RISE&FALL event.
The athletes arrive in the finish zone visibly exhausted, but happy because they knew they had given their all.