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The Suffering: Red Bull X-Alps 2017

Thursday 24 August, 2017

Kari Ellis. Photo: Marcus King

The ‘X’ in the Red Bull X-Alps could stand for any number of things. Exciting. Exhilarating. Excruciating.

But the 2017 edition was the most extreme yet, covering 1,138km and crossing the main spine of the Alps three times. In the September issue we look back over 11 truly extraordinary days – and the remarkable images that capture both the spectacle and the suffering.

See what else is in the September issue

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