Red Bull X-Alps
Red Bull X-Alps
05/24/2017 at 12:20. Facebook
It's time to start the countdown! There's less than 6 weeks to go till the start of Red Bull X-Alps 2017...Who's ready?

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Its time to start the countdown Theres less than 6 weeks to
Who's ready for Red Bull X-Alps 2017?

Live Tracking starts 29 June on with the Leatherman Prologue!
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Hans Pronk
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Flying with Stephan Gruber
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Catherine Vigreux
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We'll be going live in just a few minutes with Stephan Gruber and Red Bull X-Alps Race Reporter Tarquin Cooper. They're currently hiking up the mountains in Aschau to do a little route recce, so make sure to tune in right here!

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Well be going live in just a few minutes with Stephan Gruber
A little birdie told me that we will have an extra Facebook Live session today, featuring Red Bull X-Alps athlete Stephan Gruber!

Keep your eyes peeled around noon and you could get an inside look at race preparation for Red Bull X-Alps.

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A little birdie told me that we will have an extra Facebook
The athletes aren’t the only ones getting ready for the Red Bull X-Alps. We have a team of photographers getting ready as well, and let's just say that they've got their work cut out for them...
The athletes arent the only ones getting ready for the Red Bull

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Marek Aster Čihař
The Ledlenser Night Pass can be used to devastating effect during the Red Bull X-Alps and it's an ace up everyone's sleeve, so the athletes need to be ready to use it!

What can the athletes expect from the night hike? Click through and find out...
The Ledlenser Night Pass can be used to devastating effect during the

The 7 surprising facts about hiking through the night - Red Bull X-Alps

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Johan Den Hartog
Looking for info about the route? The athletes? What about the weather?

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Looking for info about the route The athletes What about the weather
Super excited to have Leatherman back on board for this edition of Red Bull X-Alps, and the'yre coming up with something special, so keep your eyes peeled...

To learn everything about the race, head over to redbullxalps.com!

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Super excited to have Leatherman back on board for this edition of
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Marco Henke
David Liaño has one of the more unusual training programs among Red Bull X-Alps athletes – last month he ran across the Sahara desert!
David Liaño has one of the more unusual training programs among Red

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Alok Mihani
Get to know the hidden enemy of Red Bull X-Alps 2017.

It's an enemy that could have serious implications on the race as a whole!
Get to know the hidden enemy of Red Bull XAlps 2017

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Will the longest and most challenging leg of the route (between Monte Baldo & Matterhorn) see Tomi Coconea hike over flat ground while others try to fly on the valley winds?

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Will the longest and most challenging leg of the route between Monte
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Emy Bernhard
Cindy Berger
It's a good thing Chuck Norris didn't sign up for Red Bull X-Alps 2017...Who do you think will come closest to his time?
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Wondering what some of the Red Bull X-Alps athletes think about the route? Spoiler alert: it ranges from "cool" to "it's gonna suck".

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Wondering what some of the Red Bull XAlps athletes think about the

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With Matterhorn being the only turnpoint in Switzerland, have the Swiss flying aces lost the homefield advantage?

Let us know your thoughts below!

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With Matterhorn being the only turnpoint in Switzerland have the Swiss flying
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Stéphane Citherlet
Tomas Gustafsson
Did you know a Red Bull X-Alps athlete could power a lightbulb for 58 days with the energy/calories burnt during the race?

Talk about being green!
Richard Brezina (CAN) had his "holy cr%p" moment a while back, Michal Gierlach (POL) is busy packing his van to trial the route and Mitch Riley (USA3) carries his wing with him wherever he goes...
Richard Brezina CAN had his holy crp moment a while back Michal

Catching up with the Red Bull X-Alps Rookies!

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Hello, is it Red Bull X-Alps you're looking for? It's time to brush up on your language & nutrition skills ahead of the race.
The new Red Bull X-Alps route has everybody talking! We caught up with some of the athletes to get their thoughts...
The new Red Bull XAlps route has everybody talking We caught up

The new route is the talk of the town! - Red Bull X-Alps

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