48h World Record bid
26. - 28. July 2019
Patric Grüner, 48 hours and 31,890 meters in altitude
The local cyclist faces the challenge this summer to set a new altitude world record. He will ride his bicycle on the glacier road for 48 hours in a circle.
The route on which Grüner is biking extends from the parking lot at the beginning of the glacier road to the junction to Hochsölden. That's 1.87 kilometers and 227 vertical meters.
Currently the record is 31,890 vertical meters - that means that the specified route has to be driven over 140 times by for the Local Hero,