Red Bull X-Alps 2017 - That was Day 7

With Red Bull X-Alps 2019 around the corner you might already want to get yourself into race mode. No worries, we've got you!

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Relive every step in our recap of the greatest moments; from intense battles and mesmerizing live footage to the athlete’s unique insights. This was Day 7 of Red Bull X-Alps 2017!

First, let's take a look at the conditions at one of the main settings for Day 7, Lake Garda:

Before we give you the full report, these were Top 10 in the morning of Day 7

1. Chrigel Maurer
2. Gaspard Petiot
3. Pal Takats
4. Benoit Outters
5. Stanislav Mayer
6. Manuel Nübel
7. Sebastian Huber
8. Paul Guschlbauer
9. Ferdinand van Schelven
10. Pascal Purin

While most of the chaser pack landed on the eastern side of lake garda to tag Turnpoint 5 Monte Baldo, one athlete took a totally different approach; Paul Guschlbauer (AUT1)! Watch his Vlog of Day 7 to re-live some of the action from an athletes perspective:

Anoher great insight into the day-to-day life of an athlete is the one of Pal Takats, who had to sit out a 48 hour penalty and met our race reporter for a little chat about the mindset that is needed to withstand the world's toughest adventure race. 

  

But long story short, these were the highlights of the seventh Day of Red Bull X-Alps 2017!

For further extraordinary footage of Red Bull X-Alps and the recent Athletes Announcement head over to our YouTube Channel!

Photo © zooom / Sebastian Marko

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