Jungfrau Marathon - 26.2 Miles Up the Mountain October 9th 2006 Run 26.2 miles up to Kleine Scheidegg!? It's killer just to walk it. But thousands of runners have done just that, each year, for the past 14 years. It was an amazing thing to watch. This year the race was held on Sept. 9 and it was a beautiful, sunny, cool day. Just perfect for a long race.
We were at the start in Interlaken and watched as over 1000 runners passed us on their way to Bonn ... read more
Europe » Switzerland » South-West » Interlaken The Swiss Confederation was founded in 1291 as a defensive alliance among three cantons. In succeeding years, other localities joined the original three. The Swiss Confederation secured its independence from the Holy Roman Empire in 1499. Switzerland... ... read more