Gigathlon 2011, 1 to 3 July 2011
  Course Overview (distances, change of altitude)

Course Overivew Saturday, also see Video

Course Overview Sonnday, also see Video

Camp in Turtmann being moved into
I am ready for the Friday inline Prologue (only Couples and Singles) together with my couple partner Agnese
On the way up to Leukerbad
Moving into the finish line of the Friday prologue
Arriving in Leukerbad on Friday
Leaving the hotel in Leukerbad to take the 04:15am shuttle to the Saturday Inline start in Turtmann
Changing zone Sion on a glorious day. The mountainbike is ready to go but needs to wait still. This is the change from Inline to Road Bike, then Swimming and Running and only last Mountainbiking
On the way to Sion
dito (close to the finish)
The changing zone in Sion
Coming into the finish of the Inline leg
Agnese takes over the chip for the Road Bike leg to Crans-Montana
Changing Zone in Crans-Montana
Agnese on the Swimming leg
Agnese coming back from the Swimming
I take over for the mountain running leg
Runners on their way to the Glacier of the Plaine Morte (Death Plane)
The course goes through high-alpine landscapes
At the top even snow fields had to be passed
On route to Plaine Morte
Arrving at the finish of the running leg, getting ready for the Mountainbiking
Already on the Mountainbike track to Leukerbad
Arriving in Leukerbad
Sunday morning 04:30am, getting ready for the Mountainbike start
The bikers are lined up for the 05:00am start
Another glorious day, even though high up there was still frost in the morning
Agnese waiting for me to arrive
I arrive in the Raron Changing Zone
Changing the Chip for the Swimm leg
Agnese ploughing through the water
Agnese after the first round
Industrious activity in the changing zone
Agnese on the Sunday cycling leg after having run the mountain run
Agnese comes into the final finish
Crossing the finish line together
Finisher photo together with Urs (the super-supporter), my great couple partner Agnese and her bike called Spartacus

We'll be back next year!!