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september 06, 2018 - Alpina

Alpina watches: official partner and timekeeper of the Matterhorn Ultracks Races in Zermatt

Geneva, August 29th, 2018Alpina watches is proud to be the official timekeeper and #sponsor ofthe Matterhorn Ultracks which washeld onthe 25th and 26th of August in #zermatt, Switzerland. More than 2000runners attended this spectacular manifestation focused on the ultimate sports performance in altitude;world class trail running. The weekend was full of impressive winning performances featuring remarkable Swiss champions crossing the finish line.

Alpina Watches x Matterhorn Ultracks

For each race, Alpina watchesrewarded an #Alpina Horological Smartwatchto the winners of the competition in their respective categories (m/f).Runners set impressive trail #running sportsrecords,in a memorable mountain sports atmosphere. Overall,7out of 8 winners from the “Vertical(2.3 km 655m), “Active(km), “Mountain(32 km -2’000m) and “Sky(49 km – 3’600m) races were Swiss athletes. The weather forecast set the race in perfect #running conditions for the participants.

Matterhorn Ultracks winners

Victoria Kreuzer, renowned trail #running champion, showed off her versatile skills by winning not only the «Vertical» racebut also the Active race into her book of victories. Swiss athlete, Andreas Steindl, also qualified himself in the Vertical race with an impressive track record.

Further information in the press release to download