Maurer (SUI1) has landed with just minutes to spare before the official land-by time of 9pm. He has managed this evening's hike-and-fly race to perfection. First hiking up the Wendelstein, then flying cross country to put him bang on the red-line track en route TP5 Lermoss-Tiroler Zugspitz Arena. He is 21km ahead of Aaron Durogati (ITA1) in second place. This is a man who will sleep well this evening!