Simon Ruff – Switzerland E-W record attempt – July 12, 2020

Congratulations to Simon Ruff for setting the Switzerland East West record in the following categories: Male 18-49 age group, Standard Bike,

He completed the 505.46 Kilometer attempt in a record 15 hours 52 minutes for an average speed of 31.86 kph

Simon eclipsed the 2016 record by : Philippe Kunzler from Lucern Switzerland who rode the route in 19 hours and 13 minutes.


Rider Information

Rider Name: Simon Ruff
Age: 37
Age Group: Men 18-49
Rider Hometown:
Rider Country: Switzerland
Rider Website: Link

Record Information

Record Type: Cross Country
Record Country: Switzerland
Record Category: Solo
Bike Type: Standard
Record Start Date: 2020-07-11
Record End Date: 2020-07-12

Record Statistics

Direction: E-W
Start Point: SWITZERLAND - EAST - Frontier Station Martina (Switzerland/Austria border)
End Point: SWITZERLAND - WEST - Frontier Station Chancy (Switzerland/France border)
Distance (km): 505.46
Time (days:hours:minutes): 00:15:52
Speed (miles/hour):
Speed (km/hour): 31.86

Extra Information

Officials: Umbricht Beat
Crew: Hosennen Sascha, Kalbermatten Reto, Ruff Claudia, Bruno Kalbermatten
Notes: Simon crushed the existing record by over 3 hours
Report: report