Schwalbe Uphill Flash

Registraion: Online on this website.
Under 18-year-olds please bring the declaration of consent of parents.
Registration fee: 20 Euro
Place: Close to the Naturerlebnispfade / Top Station Chairlift Kappe
Course: 300 m length, 25 m vertical distance
with curves and small obstacles
Evaluation: Dual-Eliminator
Prices: Timed Run: Material prices
Finals: 1. rank 250 € | 2. rank 100 € | 3. rank 50 €
Safety gear: Helmet, Knee-Protection
Presenter: Dirt Masters
Class: from age of 14, all together

Friday Registration 12h00 - 13h00

Warm Up 13h30 - 14h30
Qualification 14h30 - 15h30
Contest afterwards
Awards Ceremony afterwards

§ 1 Registration

Every rider has to use the registration form on

Riders under age of 18 require a declaration of consent by their parents or other legal guardian. They have to deliver the signed form at the number board handing out.

The transfer/delivery of a starting slot to third parties is always precluded.

§ 2 Registration time limit

Registration and payment deadline is on Tuesday 24h00 before the race. If the registered starter cannot attend the race, they have no right to reclaim the registration fee. If the registration quota is reached the organizers reserve the right to close registration prematurely. There is no claim for a late registration on site. Late entries on site may be possible at the times indicated. Payment of the fee in cash only.

The registration will be valid when the registration process is completed, and the PayPal payment was made. If the fee is received on the account a confirmation e-mail will be sent.

§ 3 Registration Fee

The fee to attend the race is Euro 20, if received before the registration deadline.

After the registration deadline the fee increases to Euro 30, that means the fee for late registration is Euro 10.

Participants must bear the additional handling fee.

§ 4 Number plates

Number plates must be fixed in front of the handlebar and should be readable throughout the competition. It is strictly prohibited to alter the number boards in any manner.

The placing of additional advertisement on the number boards is strictly prohibited.

§ 5 Starters

The race is open to persons (m/f/d) from 14 years of age. Only commercially available pedelecs / e-mountain bikes with a speed rating of up to 25 km/h are permitted as sports equipment. Motor tuning is strictly prohibited and will be punished with disqualification from the race.

§ 6 Starting interval

Starting interval between riders is 30 seconds during the qualification. The final runs will start after the previous duel has finished.

§ 7 Starting order

The starting order will be communicated before the start of the race/after qualifying.

All starting times are binding. In case of delays or interruptions the starting order is to be maintained.

§ 8 Procedure

In qualifying, the riders start individually. The best 32 or 16 riders qualify for the final.

The finals are an eliminator, that means a head-to-head race with two starters. Whoever crosses the finish line first has won the heat and advances one round or wins the competition in the final run.

§ 9 Classification

Open Class (m/w/d) from age of 14

§ 10 Equipment

The following safety gear is required for every racer:

  • helmet
  • knee protection

Helmet straps must be closed on course.

Failure to comply with gear regulations will result in disqualification.

§ 11 Technical condition of bikes, equipment and clothing

Every rider is responsible for the bike, the material and the protection equipment. The condition, quality and construction are to ensure the safety for riders, competitors or other persons. The equipment/safety gear must be marked with a seal of approval of an international inspecting authority.

Headphones and earplugs are not allowed during training or race runs.

§ 12 Awards Ceremony

The winners will be honoured with a ceremony. The first three riders will get trophies.

Whilst attending the podiums, all riders must wear their race kit or a copy of (jersey and trousers/pants).

§ 13 Responsibilities

Riders attend the race on their own account and at their own risk. The rider is responsible for the safety of his bike and clothes. The organization is not responsible and cannot be held responsible for any injuries and damages as results of any action during the whole racing weekend.

All riders are responsible for insurance cover concerning damages based on the participations in the race.

§ 14 Waiver of liability

The participations dispense with the registration altogether regarding indemnity claim or regress towards the organizer, designee, commissaries, authorities or other person in association with the event.

The liability waiver comes into effect upon registration with the organization. Over and above this no further claim can be made. Specifically excluded from liability are Paranoia Productions, Sports Nut GmbH, Ralf Bohle GmbH, Robert Bosch GmbH and Racement GmbH.

The organization keeps the right to make any necessary changes or even to cancel the whole race according to safety problems, official orders, government laws and other unforeseen events at any time in the race without obligations regarding indemnifications. The subscribers of the registration accept the terms and conditions of the regulations concerning the implementation of the competition, other specific determinations of the event and the responsibilities and waiver of liability.

The participants confirmed explicitly the correctness of all data of the registration.

§ 15 Withdrawal

The racing officials hold the right to withdraw starters if they feel there is a danger for the starter or any other person.

The racing doctor can advise the race organisers that due to medical reasons a rider should be withdrawn from the event. If the race organiser follows the recommendation, the rider will have their number board removed and will be withdrawn from the event. The withdrawn rider will not be eligible for a refund or a transfer.

If the race organisers believe a rider is not capable to tackle the race course they reserve the right to withdraw the rider from the event on grounds of their safety and that of the other riders and spectators. The withdrawn rider will not be eligible for a refund or a transfer.

§ 16 Data protection

By submitting an application to take part in a race the participants also allow the festival organization, Ralf Bohle GmbH, Robert Bosch GmbH and the Racement GmbH to use personal data for campaigns and activities connected to the events. The organizers shall have unlimited rights to publish pictures and video material of the participants, to forward these to press representatives and to use them for marketing activities. There is no factual and time limitation.