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When the mountain in Kitzbühel calls for cycling

15.07.2022 / On July 30th, 2022, the annual gathering of the cycling elite on Austria's steepest cycling mountain - the Kitzbüheler Horn - will take place once again: the International Horn Cycling Race is coming up.

Challenge Kitzbüheler Horn

When the cyclists - from amateurs to professionals - pedal hard again to climb Austria's steepest bike mountain, then the time has come again for the International Horn Bike Race. Thereby the wheel experience takes place this year for the 42nd time. On newly paved road it goes up the 7.2 kilometer long route with and 865 meters of altitude from the power pole Höglern to the Alpenhaus Kitzbüheler Horn. Thus the distance possesses a gradient of up to 22,3 per cent. The starting signal falls at 10.00 am at the power pole Höglern as usual individually and with 20-second intervals. The starting numbers for this will be handed out at the valley station of the Hornbahn Kitzbühel. Enthusiastic spectators along the route are very welcome and invited to experience the cycling spectacle live and cheer on the summit contenders.

Registrations for the cycling classic are already open and are possible until Wednesday, July 27th, 2022.
Whether as spectators or participants, excitement and drama are guaranteed at the unforgettable moment of conquering the Kitzbüheler Horn.

TIP | Just two weeks after the Horn Bike Race, the 33rd International Mountain Bike Race awaits on the Hahnenkamm.

Registration and further information can be found at kitzsport.at/horn-radrennen/ and all information about Kitzbühel at kitzbuehel.com

Presserückfragen: Mag. (FH) Anna Lena Obermoser, MA
a.obermoser@kitzbuehel.com | presse.kitzbuehel.com | +43 5356 66660-16

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