Pretty much exactly one year ago I had the honor to ride the inaugural Atlas Mountain Race. The last “free” race before our daily lifes were affected by the ever present global pandemic we are dealing with at the moment.



1300km with 24000m of climbing. This race along the border of the Czech region of Bohemia will not only test you physically, it will be a journey to be remembered for the rest of your life.


Racing the PEdAL ED Silkroad Mountain Race

Sunrise in the Karakol valley. Photo by Rugile Kaladyte.

Max Riese

Digital Creative. Productmagement. Bike enthusiast. Ultra distance racer. Alpinist.

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