Driving a pump track is currently one of the largest MTB trends. This special discipline improves the driving experience and has long been more than just a small warm-up program for big trails. Meanwhile there are even a separate racing series for pump track drivers, and this is on the 10th and 10th May 11th near the station near Bräurup. At the Red Bull Pump Track Qualifier in Mittersill finds the Austria-wide qualification for the world championship held in autumn. Reason enough to take a look at this spectacular sport to throw!

Get off the pedals

Who at the Red Bull Pump Track World Championship wants to take part, has to master this sport properly. But what is Do you actually ride a pump track? This special discipline unites mountain bikers of all kinds, whether downhill, BMX or trail. The aim is to have a course – the so-called pump track – to be completed without pedaling. Speed is only built up by pushing the body up (pumping). Waves, banked curves and jumps form tricky obstacles and leave master yourself only with practice.

PUMP’N’SKILLS PARK in Mittersill

Many bikers appreciate the new pump track in Mittersill, which only opened on August 31, 2018. In PUMP’N’SKILLS PARK A 120 m long asphalt pump track awaits, which is also equipped with inline skates, rollers and skateboards can be tackled. The undulating, troubled terrain having tricky corners allows quick wins to the qualifier successfully mastered, but needs to be trained hard. Further Attractions such as the obstacle-filled skills track and the adrenaline-charged jump Track and the beginner-friendly children’s trail round out the attractive Mittersills’ pump offer.

Be there live at this top-class qualifier in our Hotel Heitzmann – who knows, you might even discover a new favorite sport! We are happy to take your non-binding inquiry www.hotel-heitzmann.at opposite.

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