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Mountain running: High achiever Andreas Steindl

Updated 1531 GMT (2331 HKT) September 17, 2015
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Andreas Steindl looks down from the top of one of the five peaks he crossed. Michael Portann
Under clear blue skies, Andreas Steindl begins his mountain challenge. Michael Portmann/adidas Outdoor
Steindl, who grew up in the Swiss mountains, continues his ascent. Michael Portann
Some of the extraordinary terrain confronting Andreas Steindl. Michael Portmann/adidas Outdoor
Steindl gets his feet back on the ground in the church square at Saas Fee. Michael Portmann/adidas Outdoor
Mountains navigated, the 26-year-old enjoys a relaxing beer after reaching base. Michael Portmann/adidas Outdoor
Steindl's battered trainers -- and tender feet -- at the end of his epic run. Michael Portmann/adidas Outdoor