We were keyed into this by our athlete Fabrizio Zangrilli. He wrote to us, "You think you are fast or in shape? These guys just skied the entire Haute route in less than 19 hours. That's 3 days normally for fit people, 4-5 for anyone else!"
We can only hope the new record becomes a call to arms for the fastest long-distance rando buffs. It should serve to become for rando challenges what the speed record on The Nose has become today. The route covers 100+ kilometers and over 8350 meters of elevation. The new record is 18:50:29.
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