The Streif is considered the most spectacular ski run in the world and will require the participants to tackle almost everything. Jumps up to 80m, steep slopes up to 85% gradient, speeds up to 140 km/hr, 860 meters height difference from the starting gate (1665m) to the finish (805m). A total length of 3312 metres at more than average speed of 103 km/h.
Our very own ambassador Erik Guay (World Downhill Champion 2011) says: "I think, if you win that course you can really say you are the best skier in the world. It's a testament to how tough this course really is." Take a look at the video below with Erik on one of his practice runs.
1 town, 6 racers, 8 olympic medals, 22 world championship medals – The Wunderteam from Kitzbühel – Simply a true legend
In order to continually improve our website, we would like to use Google Analytics to track how you navigate the site by storing and accessing cookies on your device. Should you accept, you can withdraw consent at any time by visiting the settings below. Find out more