|Daniel running into the halfway checkpoint |
with the snowy Alps in the background
|A winding wood chip path in the race|
|A suspension bridge with Tibetan prayer flags over the Grande Eau river.|
All the proceeds from the race support disadvantaged children in Nepal.
|Coming down to Col du Pillon having just gained 3rd place!|
Daniel eventually finished 23 minutes ahead of 4th place.
|The awards ceremony with an Alphorn band!|
The goodie bag contained fondue cheese,
local wine and Alpine breadsticks :)
While Daniel was out running the 55km race, I explored the Parcoursvita on the edge of town. It was a crystal clear Autumn day and I enjoyed a 6km stroll around the base of the Alps, enjoying the Parcoursvita and an Alpine garden.
|Les Diablerets village|
|Beautiful green fields on the outskirts of the village|
|Autumnal scenery in the Alps: the view from the |
suspension bridge over the Grande Eau river
|The Les Diablerets Parcoursvita which was also part of the race|
|Nothing like an Alphorn band in the Alps!|