THE MOST POPULAR RACE IN THE ALPINE AREA

Statistics

647

m

653

m

4

max┬░

Difficulty

FATMAP difficulty grade

Difficult

Description

This loved ski marathon has been taking place in the Gsiesertal, in the holiday destination of Plan de Corones.

Since its start in 1984, this event has never been cancelled.

Not even in 2015, the very first year in which it did not snow, the Gsiesertal Lauf still look place thanks to the perfect artificial snow, guaranteed on the 42 km route.

Since the very beginning of this sport event, this race has become one of the most well-known and attended races in the whole mountains, totalling 66.038 skiers who crossed the finishing line.

It is an international event as there are over 40 represented countries.

The race runs along two routes: 30 km and 42 km.

Saturday skiers will compete using the classic style, while Sunday will see them competing using the skating style.

The Gsiesertal-Kids-Run will also take place on Saturday.