World record for Vertical Kilometer

The 2017 Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit closed with a new world record for the discipline at the Kilomètre Vertical® de Fully, Switzerland, Saturday, 21 October.

Italian Philip Goetsch sliced almost a full minute off the standing world record summiting the 1,000m lung-busting ascent in 28’53”.

 Philip Goetsch on his way to a lung-busting world record

Philip Goetsch on his way to a lung-busting world record