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Table 1 Checkpoints, distance, altitude, and increase and decrease along the track

From: Age and gender difference in non-drafting ultra-endurance cycling performance - the ‘Swiss Cycling Marathon’

Checkpoint Distance (km) Altitude (meters above sea level) Increase (m) Decrease (m)
Start/finish Ittigen 0 591 0 0
CP 1 Langenbruck 56.7 706 382 254
CP 2 Koblenz 131.6 319 704 979
CP 3 Ewattingen 184.3 714 1,423 1,308
CP 4 Ramsen 242.1 418 1,923 2,102
CP 5 Frasnacht 301.3 409 2,020 2,207
CP 6 Sargans 382.3 485 2,180 2,304
CP 7 Pfäffikon 445.1 414 2,616 2,799
CP 8 Emmenbrücke 518.1 443 3,359 3,506
CP 9 Affoltern 569.1 801 3,922 3,716
Start/Finish Ittigen 605.2 591 4,089 4,089
CP 11 Jassbach 639.1 920 4,610 4,280
CP 9 Affoltern 677.3 801 4,834 4,624
Start/Finish Ittigen 713.4 591 4,993 4,993
  1. CP checkpoint.