Alex feels most at home in the Austrian and Bavarian Alps. He loves running in all forms though, from trail and road ultras to fast marathons, orienteering, or the occasional beer mile. As part of the Merrell Trail Team he competes in the biggest trail races all over Europe.
The Marienbrücke pedestrian bridge built over a cliff in 1845 is popular for its views of Neuschwanstein Castle.
The Panoramarestaurant Tegelberg at the trails summit offers panoramic views of the mountains while sipping coffee or having lunch, with both outdoor and indoor sitting areas.