Swiss Epic is a demanding yet rewarding 5-day stage race. With a fresh new route each year, the organizers creating expectation and great motivation by defining new tracks for each edition. Two-person teams, top professionals and ambitious amateurs alike, explore the seemingly endless, magical trails, staying overnight in double rooms in Davos, St. Moritz and Lenzerheide - an unforgettable Alpine experience!
The 2019 Swiss Epic route with its combination of stark beauty and immersive trails, promises to be pure mountain biking heaven in Graubünden. The event takes place over five days, 358 kilometers and 11'900 meters of climbing but the raw statistics tell only half the story. From Davos to St. Moritz, traversing to Lenzerheide and on back to Davos, the 2019 Swiss Epic route challenges, rewards and offers an adventure never before seen in the event's history.
Lush forests, stunning valleys, breathtaking cliffs, rivers of turquoise waters, world-renowned trails and UNESCO World Heritage site ... ultimately an EPIC race.
Last but not least, Swiss Epic is an Absa Cape Epic Qualifier - As part of the Epic Series, entries for the 2020 Absa Cape Epic have been set aside exclusively for 2019 Swiss Epic racers. For those who register their interest in gaining a slot at the Absa Cape Epic, to stellar performance at the race can guarantee an entry, or there is a draw at the end of the race for all successful Swiss Epic finishers.
The climbing is 11900 meters in this race