Fischer Transalp 2019

Crossing the snow covered Alps demands a healthy dose of passion. Passion for the mountains. Passion for skiing. The passion that unleashes the strength needed to conquer a steep summit and to savor a long downhill run. In order to guarantee safety, however, you need meticulous planning and professional guides – which is precisely what the Fischer Transalp offers every year.

Apply now to take part in the Fischer Transalp 2019!

In April, 2019 the Fischer Transalp will set out to cross the Alps on touring skis for the ninth time. This edition of the route starts in Livigno and winds its way through Italy, Switzerland and Austria. Apply now and be a part of a unique ski touring adventure! Seven participants will be chosen from all entrants and the lucky seven will then cross the Alps together with the Fischer touring pros.

Facts:


Time period of the Fischer Transalp: 02.-09.04.2019

Duration: 6 days

Requirements: Good level of physical fitness, able to handle six days of ski touring with around 1,500 m of ascent every day, experience in judging terrain and safety; solid, very safe skiing ability and technique in all snow conditions.

Closing date for applications: 31.12.2018

We provide:

  • Six days half board
  • Six overnight stays
  • Transfers
  • Two professional ski tour guides
  • Transalp ski tour apparel
  • Fischer tour set consisting of skis, bindings, tour boots and climbing system (Profoil), plus poles
  • Pieps avalanche transceiver equipment including rucksack, shovel and probe


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Review of past FISCHER TRANSALP tours

Fischer Transalp 2018

With the US, Norway, Switzerland, Italy, Germany, and Austria represented, the eighth edition of the Fischer Transalp had the most international cast ever. The 2018 tour started where Fischer’s roots run deep: at the brand’s headquarters, where the creation of brand new touring gear was inspected in detail before the group headed out with top-flight new gear towards the mountains.

Transalp Tour Diary 2018

Fischer Transalp 2017

The adventure for the Transalp group 2017 including mountain guides and Fischer support team members started on Sunday 19 March as they set off for Chamonix, France. It is from there that they will cross the Alps in six stages on touring skis. The final destination: Torino, Italy. The weather gods appear to be smiling on the crew, and so the first day begins in brilliant sunshine under a cloudless sky…

Transalp Tour Diary 2017