Fluhr had completely fulfilled its target, because originally only 36 runs were planned, however, the German athletes made a pressure point in the late afternoon to create. The Alpine skier complained of severe pain in his left foot, but largely were removed after the crossing of the Oberaudorfer high angle by a ski shoe. We have stripped the hard Rennschuh Christian and replaced with a softer. Christian now moves to save a series ski further rather than a World Cup skiing a little force. Otherwise the record in danger would.” Said Deputy Team Chief Walter Mayer after the skiing shoe. Through the pain, even the Schedule came a little messed up. Christian Fluhr lost valuable time, but continuously battled through the night.
12 hours after the start he had German more than 35,000 meters behind. The softer slopes at the Oberaudorfer high angle, the once fresh was prepared until midnight by the slope service, Fluhr eased the way towards new record. Toughest record Centre at night, to shortly after two, the old record was set then. Still, many guests in the apres ski restaurant Almrausch “on the celebrated Valley station of the high-speed railway and have witnessed the recent record of Fluhr. After a short reception he re-wound further down his program. The effort was to remember him but clearly and it was already clear in the setting of the old records that Fluhr could no longer manage the envisaged 55.555 altitude.
On Wednesday morning, 14.01.09, a visibly exhausted skier then went to shortly after 8: 00 finish. 53.577 altitude stood at the end on the credit side. Christian Fluhr said at the presentation ceremony: this is truly not a birthday. This is the hardest thing I’ve done ever on skis. I am really tired and ready. I want only to bed.” After breakfast, Christian Fluhr disappeared quickly in his hotel room to sleep in.