Red Bull X-Alps
01/17/2017 at 16:38. Facebook
Last week, we introduced you to the ultimate freedom of vol biv. This week, we caught up with some of the Red Bull X-Alps athletes in order to get you some top tips: [ Link ]

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Red Bull X-Alps
01/15/2017 at 22:04. Facebook
Tom de Dorlodot is back for 2017. This iconic shot was taken during Red Bull X-Alps 2013.

We love these kind of shots, how about you?
It’s the ultimate freedom and an essential component of the Red Bull X-Alps race – flying and hiking cross-country, camping where you land and repeating the following day. Here, in the first of two stories, some of the race’s top athletes explain why nothing beats a successful vol biv trip. In part 2 they give the expert tips that will let you plan your own.

Read Part 1: [ Link ]

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BREAKING NEWS: Two wildcards announced for Red Bull X-Alps 2017!!!

Find out who they are: [ Link ]

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Happy New Year! We're looking forward to 2017, are you?

Read about what's coming up for Red Bull X-Alps: [ Link ]

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Can you believe this was the middle of summer back during Red Bull X-Alps 2011? We're having a hard time doing so...
Another legend returns for 2017 - read up about the man who has competed in every single Red Bull X-Alps.

Meet Toma Coconea and the Eastern vets: [ Link ]
Time for a throwback to seconds before Swiss pilot Kaspar Henny touched down in Monaco in 2003 - marking the first finish ever in Red Bull X-Alps history.
Pál Takáts is returning to the Red Bull X-Alps eight years after last taking part (for the first and only time) in 2009. His surprise return for the 2017 race is proving to be quite a talking point among fans...

Meet the other Eastern European athletes: [ Link ]
Scenes from the start of Red Bull X-Alps 2007.

198 days left till the start shot is fired in Salzburg for the eighth edition of the toughest adventure race!

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Seb Huber is back and he's ready to take on Chrigel once again. Rounding out the Westerners are Tom de Dorlodot, Manuel Nubel and Ferdinand van Schelven.

Meet the athletes: [ Link ]

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Will Chrigel make it five times in a row? Will Aaron Durogati fight for first or will one of the rookies mount a surprise attack?

Check out how the Alpine Eagles stack up: [ Link ]

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Red Bull X-Alps 2017 starts on 02, July, 2017 and will be the eighth edition.

Getting excited yet? Let us know in the comments who you're going to be supporting!
Guess who's back, back again? That's right, Kiwi Nick Neynens returns for 2017. Find out who the other athletes from the Southern Hemisphere will be competing.

Get to know them: [ Link ]

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Meet the North-American contingent that will be participating in Red Bull X-Alps 2017, including Gavin McClurg, who will be participating in his second Red Bull X-Alps.

Meet the teams:

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Italian flying ace and Red Bull X-Alps athlete Aaron Durogati was called upon to fly like an eagle for BBC's Planet Earth series. What happened after he got the call?

Read the full story: [ Link ]

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Red Bull X-Alps 2017 starts on 02, July, 2017 and will be the eighth edition.

Getting excited yet? Let us know in the comments who you're going to be supporting!
It's time to say "Servus" to the Austrian Red Bull X-Alps 2017 athletes!

Get to know them: [ Link ]

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Time to take a closer look at the French field for Red Bull X-Alps 2017.

Meet the Frenchies right here: [ Link ]

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