Release from 21.01.2023
Jakob Herrmann (AUT) and Elena Nicolini (ITA) win on the marathon distance
Austria's biggest and toughest touring ski race, the Hervis Mountain Attack, took place today (Friday, January 20, 2023) for the 25th time. Winner and Hervis Mountain Man 2023 on the marathon course was Jakob Hermann (AUT) from Salzburg. Elena Nicolini (ITA) won the women's race.
Jakob Hermann was thus able to take the title for the second time after 2020. Second and third were the Italian William Boffelli and the 4-time Mountain Attack winner from 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2022, Christian Hofmann. The fastest woman was the Italian Elena Nicolini. She won ahead of Amelie Hermann (GER) and Bianca Somavilla (AUT).
About 1,000 athletes from 15 nations were at the start to show their skills in the Schattberg Race (1,017 vertical meters), the Tour (2,036 vertical meters, 5 summits) or the Marathon (3,010 vertical meters, 6 summits) in the "Home of Lässig".
At 4:00 p.m., the starting signal was given at the village square in Saalbach for the anniversary edition of the ski mountaineering cult event. Roland Kurz, inventor and organizer: "Almost 1,000 motivated participants, best weather and slope conditions as well as a super atmosphere were the ideal basis for a great race."
The unofficial* results lists 2023 with all times for all competitions can be seen at www.time2win.at
(-> Mountain Attack).Marathon – Men*
1. Jakob Hermann (AUT), 2:22:14 – MOUNTAIN MAN 2023
2. William Boffelli (ITA), 2:28:19
3. Christian Hoffmann (AUT), 2:31:30Marathon – Women*
1. Elena Nicolini (ITA), 3:08:08 – MOUNTAIN WOMAN 2023
2. Amelie Hermann (GER), 3:19:27
3. Bianca Somavilla (AUT), 3:24:37Tour – Men*
1. Hannes Lohfeyer (AUT), 1:38:49
2. Philip Götsch (ITA), 1:41:27
3. Nils Oberauer (AUT), 1:41:41Tour – Women*
1. Karmen Klancnik Pobezin (SLO), 2:16:47
2. Tanja Löwenhagen (GER), 2:16:58
3. Marita Kröhn (AUT), 2:17:35Schattberg Race – Men*
1. Maximilian Kurz (AUT), 00:46:18
2. Matthias Naglmayr (AUT), 00:47:23
3. Petr Mazal (CZE), 00:48:52Schattberg Race – Women*
1. Tina Fischl (GER), 00:54:51
2. Theresa Kober (AUT), 00:55:31
3. Natalie Sunkler (GER), 01:01:27Sponsors:
Hervis, Skicircus Saalbach Hinterglemm Leogang Fieberbrunn, DreiBusiness, Edelweiss, Nürnberger Versicherung, Raiffeisen Salzburg, La Sportiva, Denzel SalzburgSave the Date:
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(Credits: Mountain Attack/Wildbild; Reprint free of charge): www.picdrop.com/wildbild/ma23presse
All event photos (available from Saturday, Jan 21, 2023, 4pm): www.picdrop.com/wildbild/ma23Further Information:
Organizer: Roland Kurz, NMC GmbH, M +43 664 3376125, E email@example.com
Press Officer (Race day/Results): Sigi Kämmerer, M +43 664 78016513, E firstname.lastname@example.org
Tourist Office Saalbach Hinterglemm, Lena Wimmer, M +43 664 5479074, E email@example.com