The Kobel Hobel Mountain Bike Hillclimb Challenge is back

After a two-year break, the legendary Kobel Hobel Challenge will take place again on Saturday.


After a two-year break, the legendary Kobel Hobel Challenge will take place again on Saturday.
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The RV Dornbirn invites you to the big mountain bike spectacle again.

Dornbirn. After a two-year break, the “uphill specialists” from Germany and abroad can look forward to the traditional Kobel Hobel Hillclimb Challenge mountain bike race again this year. 540 vertical meters over 8.5 km have to be conquered. Next Saturday, May 21, 2022, the time has come and the bikers start their challenge to the Kobelalpe in Dornbirn from the Dornbirn campsite. For the first time there will also be a competition for e-bike riders.

With a lot of motivation and enthusiasm, the Kobel Hobel OK team organizes the legendary uphill race together with main sponsor fuel bike manufactory. 2022 with some innovations: This year the start will take place at the campsite in Dornbirn. The start number issue will also be there. The route then runs via Gütlestraße, Beckenmann, Ammansbruck, Durchstich, Kobelach to the Kobel Alpe, where the award ceremony and raffle are held. In addition, this year for the first time there is the possibility to conquer the Kobel Hobel Hillclimb Challenge with the e-bike.

The sports riders compete in the categories of students, youth, juniors, women and men. There are two classes for e-mountain bikers: women and men. The mountain bikers start at 11 a.m. and the e-mountain bikers start their chase at 11:15 a.m.

Register quickly

Registration for the race is already online and over www.rv-dornbirn.at respectively. https://my.raceresult.com/200340/ possible, late registrations can also be made up to 2 hours before the start.

“We are looking forward to many participants, but also spectators at our 6th Kobel Hobel Hillclimb Challenge. In any case, everyone can look forward to a great route with a lot of variety,” says RV chairman Alexander Bösch. (cth)

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