Gitti Schiebel

Trail Running

Hometown

Immenstadt im Allgäu, Germany

Resides

Immenstadt im Allgäu, Germany

Patagonia Trail Running Ambassador Gitti Schiebel
Although best known for her trail running accomplishments, Gitti has a long history of qualifications. After quitting her job as a financial advisor, she studies now at University to earn her teaching degree for secondary education. Beyond that she works as a ropes course instructor, skiing instructor or assistant teacher. Gitti, short for Brigitte, spends her time cycling, mountaineering, climbing, ski touring and of course, trail running where she’s placed first and second in numerous ultramarathons.

Career Highlights

  • Winner of the 2012 Gore-Tex® Transalpine-Run from Germany to Italy; finished second in 2010 and 2007
  • Finished second at the 2013 GutsMuths Rennsteiglauf, Eisenach, Germany; finished third in 2012
  • Winner of the 2012 and 2013 Trail du Petit-Ballon, Osenbach, France
  • Finished second in the 2013 Marathon-Trail de Barcelona
  • Finished second in the 2012 Wörthersee-Trail Maniak, Klagenfurt, Austria, 2012
  • Finished second in the 2012 Sparkassen Alb Marathon, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany
  • Winner of the 2012 Marathon Mnisek pod Brdy, Czech Republic
  • Winner of the 2010 and 2012 Immenstädter Gebirgsmarathon, Immenstadt, Germany; finished second in 2007
  • Finished third in her age group in the Allgäu Triathlon (middle distance), Immenstadt, Germany, 2007