Takeoff in Lüneburg !
The race start is in the heart of wonderful Lüneburg, place
Am Sande, surrounded by bright medieval brick buildings. After the starting signal near the significant St. Johannis church we cross the whole place to reach the Grapengiesser street, part of the shopping district. The running course runs through the scenic historic city of Lüneburg, and runs past the "Sülzwiesen" where the later finish is. We cross the Schnellenberger Weg and after additional 300m the Jägerstrasse. Then we leave the Lüneburger city zone towards manor "Schnellenberg".
Lüneburg - Südergellersen 10,4 km
After leaving Lüneburg city zone the course leads around manor Schnellenberg along the forest towards Heiligenthal village. After crossing the main street we run on the left side of the street towards Südergellersen, at the end of Heiligenthal on the bikeway right side. From km 9 on we have a slow rise towards Südergellersen. We cross the main street in Südergellersen and we reach the finish of stage 1 at the die adventure smithery.
Transition zone & refreshment station Südergellersen