Festive 500 km, 2011

This page is dedicated to my late wife Ursula. She died as a reigning ironman world champion. Her favourite tour to prepare for the ironman was the Sargans tour. We did this tour several times together, now I have to ride alone.

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23. December 2011, Horgen - Zürich - Horgen

Last working day, commuting

Distance 38 km
Elevation gain 50 m
Temperature +6 °C
Conditions sunny

26. December 2011, Horgen - Ibergeregg - Sattel - Horgen

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Einsiedeln (Birchli), Sihlsee . Unteriberg, cross-country skiing . About 3 km to go for the Ibergeregg Pass . Ibergeregg Pass (el. 1406 m.) My BMC cross bike .
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Ibergeregg Skiing Resort . Swollen face . Schwyz, Brunnen, Vierwaldstättersee . Rothenthurmer Moor, not far away from Sattel Pass (el. 932 m) .
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Rietwiess, just a few km away from my home town Horgen .    


Größere Kartenansicht

Distance 90 km
Elevation gain 1500 m
Temperature -2 to +4 °C
Conditions sunny

28. December 2011, Horgen - Kerenzerberg - Sargans - Kerenzerberg - Horgen

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Walensee, Churfirsten . Walensee, the fog is behind me . Sargans, my Ritchey Breakaway steel bike (Paris-Brest-Paris proven) . The fog is still there, I have to ride another 40 km in the fog .

Some videos:


Größere Kartenansicht

Distance 162 km
Elevation gain 1300 m
Temperature -2 to +4 °C
Conditions foggy, sunny

29. December 2011, Horgen - Rapperswil - Ricken - Hulftegg - Rüti - Meilen (Horgen by ferry)

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Rapperswil . Ricken Pass (ev. 805 m) . Hulftegg Pass (el. 954 m). Specialized Tricross Disc . Ferry Horgen - Meilen .
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On the ferry . After the tour I did some shopping with my Bullit cargo bike. Those 4 km are not clocked ;-) .   

Some videos:


Größere Kartenansicht

Distance 111 km
Elevation gain 1000 m ?
Temperature 0 to +6 °C
Conditions cloudy, sunny

30. December 2011, Horgen - Schaffhausen - Horgen

I went to the eastern part of Switzerland because of the heavy snowfall in the mountains.

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Crossing the Rhein at Eglisau . Jestetten, Germany . Schaffhausen . Between Marthalen and Alten .
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Andelfingen . Teufen .   


Größere Kartenansicht

Distance 135 km
Elevation gain 1000 m ?
Temperature 0 to +4 °C
Conditions cloudy, sunny, rain & snow

Total

Date Distance
23.12.2011 38
26.12.2011 90
28.12.2011 162
29.12.2011 111
30.12.2011 135
Total 536.

-- PeterSchmid - 2011-12-26

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JPEGjpg 20111226_002.jpg r1 manage 435.3 K 2011-12-26 - 20:00 PeterSchmid Einsiedeln (Birchli), Sihlsee
JPEGjpg 20111226_003.jpg r1 manage 508.9 K 2011-12-26 - 20:04 PeterSchmid Unteriberg, cross-country skiing
JPEGjpg 20111226_006.jpg r1 manage 944.1 K 2011-12-26 - 20:04 PeterSchmid About 3 km to go for the Ibergeregg Pass
JPEGjpg 20111226_007.jpg r1 manage 454.9 K 2011-12-26 - 20:04 PeterSchmid Ibergeregg Pass (el. 1406 m.) My BMC cross bike
JPEGjpg 20111226_009.jpg r1 manage 546.1 K 2011-12-26 - 20:03 PeterSchmid Ibergeregg Skiing Resort
JPEGjpg 20111226_010.jpg r1 manage 495.7 K 2011-12-26 - 20:03 PeterSchmid Swollen face
JPEGjpg 20111226_011.jpg r1 manage 513.2 K 2011-12-26 - 20:03 PeterSchmid Schwyz, Brunnen, Vierwaldstättersee
JPEGjpg 20111226_012.jpg r1 manage 490.7 K 2011-12-26 - 20:03 PeterSchmid Rothenthurmer Moor, not far away from Sattel Pass (el. 932 m)
JPEGjpg 20111226_013.jpg r1 manage 444.7 K 2011-12-26 - 20:03 PeterSchmid Rietwiess, just a few km away from my home town Horgen
Quicktime moviemp4 20111228_001.mp4 r1 manage 18129.3 K 2011-12-28 - 18:28 PeterSchmid Between Bilten and Niederurnen
Quicktime moviemp4 20111228_002.mp4 r1 manage 28567.9 K 2011-12-28 - 18:38 PeterSchmid Just before the summit (Filzbach, Kerenzerberg)
Quicktime moviemp4 20111228_003.mp4 r1 manage 4815.6 K 2011-12-28 - 18:40 PeterSchmid Walensee
JPEGjpg 20111228_004.jpg r1 manage 511.9 K 2011-12-28 - 18:43 PeterSchmid Walensee, Churfirsten
JPEGjpg 20111228_005.jpg r1 manage 506.0 K 2011-12-28 - 18:43 PeterSchmid Walensee, the fog is behind me
JPEGjpg 20111228_007.jpg r1 manage 712.2 K 2011-12-28 - 18:59 PeterSchmid Sargans, my Ritchey Breakaway steel bike (Paris-Brest-Paris proven)
JPEGjpg 20111228_008.jpg r1 manage 417.1 K 2011-12-28 - 18:42 PeterSchmid The fog is still there, I have to ride another 40 km in the fog
Quicktime moviemp4 20111229_003.mp4 r1 manage 6529.6 K 2011-12-29 - 20:02 PeterSchmid Seedamm (Lake Zurich)
JPEGjpg 20111229_005.jpg r1 manage 566.3 K 2011-12-29 - 19:36 PeterSchmid Rapperswil
JPEGjpg 20111229_008.jpg r1 manage 471.8 K 2011-12-29 - 19:36 PeterSchmid Ricken Pass (ev. 805 m)
Quicktime moviemp4 20111229_011.mp4 r1 manage 23802.7 K 2011-12-29 - 19:57 PeterSchmid Hulftegg
JPEGjpg 20111229_014.jpg r1 manage 676.8 K 2011-12-29 - 19:36 PeterSchmid Hulftegg Pass (el. 954 m). Specialized Tricross Disc
JPEGjpg 20111229_018.jpg r1 manage 512.9 K 2011-12-29 - 19:36 PeterSchmid Ferry Horgen - Meilen
JPEGjpg 20111229_022.jpg r1 manage 539.4 K 2011-12-29 - 19:36 PeterSchmid On the ferry
JPEGjpg 20111229_025.jpg r1 manage 557.6 K 2011-12-30 - 19:59 PeterSchmid After the tour I did some shopping with my Bullit cargo bike. Those 4 km are not clocked wink
JPEGjpg 20111230_004.jpg r1 manage 611.8 K 2011-12-30 - 19:16 PeterSchmid Crossing the Rhein at Eglisau
JPEGjpg 20111230_006.jpg r1 manage 649.9 K 2011-12-30 - 19:16 PeterSchmid Jestetten, Germany
JPEGjpg 20111230_007.jpg r1 manage 583.8 K 2011-12-30 - 19:16 PeterSchmid Schaffhausen
JPEGjpg 20111230_008.jpg r1 manage 566.5 K 2011-12-30 - 19:16 PeterSchmid Between Marthalen and Alten
JPEGjpg 20111230_009.jpg r1 manage 707.2 K 2011-12-30 - 19:15 PeterSchmid Andelfingen
JPEGjpg 20111230_013.jpg r1 manage 311.0 K 2011-12-30 - 19:17 PeterSchmid Teufen
Quicktime moviemp4 20111230_014.mp4 r1 manage 2889.9 K 2011-12-30 - 19:39 PeterSchmid Only 4 km to go for a warm shower
JPEGjpg festive.jpg r1 manage 59.7 K 2011-12-26 - 20:40 PeterSchmid  
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