Turnpoint 8 is a 1500m radius around the Eiger, one of Switzerland’s most iconic mountains. This means athletes must fly or step inside a 1500m cylinder around the summit. They do not need to sign in, and they can do it in the air or on foot. This morning it looks like Chrigel Maurer (SUI1) is hiking up on the famous mountain’s northern flanks.

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