"So a few months before the set departure date for the around the world trip two Martins showed up at the doors of Estonian Scott dealer Hawaii Express and told their rather amusing story of their desire to make the trip on Scott bicycles.."
SEARLE WIN, Roczen & Cairoli got the titles
Tommy Searle beat Roczen and Herlings in one of the best battle we ever saw in the MX2 class this champion. Roczen claimed the MX2 World title, while Antonio Cairoli won the MX1 class and claimed his fifth World title.
Stephan Siegrist accomplished the first ascent of the Cerro Kishtwar, a >6000m peak in the Indian Himalayas. The expedition climbed a completely new route in alpine style and also managed to climb another 6000+ peak that was never conquered before.
Marco De Gasperi takes 2nd place after Kilian Jornet at the 25th Mount Kinabalu International Climbathon in Malaysia. Marco reached the top first with a big advantage but fell during the descent and in consequence missed 1st place by very little.
De Gasperi. Jornet. Mount Kinabalu. On the island of Borneo in East Malaysia stands the 20th tallest mountain in the world by topographic prominence. October 22-23 welcome the 25th running of the Mt. Kinabalu International Climbathon.
Tough weather conditions (snow at 700m) forced the race director Martin Kaindl to change the route for the Kaiser-Marathon on Saturday. First, the 42 kilometre climb were reduced to 3 loops up/downhill of 14 km and then finally shortened to only 2 loops.