• 12 TOPs successfully climbed in the first phase

    12 TOPs successfully climbed in the first phase

    thanks to Victorinox and React and many supporters like Heimgatner, Intersport Metzger, Velothek, Schweizer Jugendherbergen, Flyer, individuals and failies, we have reached the first 12 canton peaks in a first phase after cycling about 1000 km. Note: In the last days winter came in the mountains. After 12 TOPs we take a break until there… Read more

  • Reto passed away

    Reto passed away

    We like to inform all our friends that yesterday on the 23rd of February our dear member Reto (and Dario’s father), died at 77.The funeral will take place in the church of Vilters, Switzerland on the 27th of October 2023 at 10:00 CET. Since the start of the expedition in 1999, he was probably the… Read more

  • 6 more TOPs: AI +AR+SH+AG+BS+BL

    6 more TOPs: AI +AR+SH+AG+BS+BL

    From Koch’s ecological farm the next destination was the highest mountain of the two half cantons Appenzell (AI + AR). Thanks to the bikes from the Velothek in Bütschwil we made good progress and visited the React HQ in Wattwil. Thanks to solar technology, React produces the fastest sunglasses in the world, i.e. the glasses… Read more

  • The first 2 TOPs on Swiss TOPtoTOP 2.0

    The first 2 TOPs on Swiss TOPtoTOP 2.0

    Emotional start of TOPtoTOP 2.0 on the TOP of Zürich followed by the top of Thurgau on the same day. 20 years after the first campaign, we are following a similar path as before and looking at how nature has evolved. One good example is given by farmer Karin Koch and the way she kept… Read more

  • Swiss TOPtoTOP 2.0

    Swiss TOPtoTOP 2.0

    Swiss TOPtoTOP is back, and this time, it’s a revival of a remarkable journey initiated two decades ago. The Swiss TOPtoTOP 2.0 expedition is set to retrace the path of its predecessor while forging ahead with a renewed commitment to sustainability. Just like the original expedition, Swiss TOPtoTOP 2.0 emphasizes Eco-conscious travel. Walking and biking… Read more

  • Topper Worlds – here we come

    Topper Worlds – here we come

    Our next goal 1500 NM to the Topper World Championships 2023 in Cork Ireland. The last few months have not been easy for us. Difficulties with the energy house project, repairs on the ship and especially our housing situation cost a lot of energy. But there were also beautiful moments. Good News:Thanks to the generous… Read more

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