Glacier Run

21 & 22 July 2017
Obergurgl-Hochgurgl / Village center

The ultimate Trail Running Event at the Diamond of the Alps.

Right amidst the majestic glacier fields, encircled by countless peaks higher than three thousand meters altitude, the rear Ötztal Valley will celebrate the Glacier Run premiere. A highly demanding extreme sports event that leads past huge masses of ice and eye-catching glacier moraines.

Touch the eternal ice of Gurglerferner Glacier and meet the challenge!

You can win prize money and also non-cash awards. 

Program

Friday, 21 July 2017
8.00 am - 4.00 pm Pick up your bib number - Information Office Obergurgl-Hochgurgl
6.00 pm Start of Mountain Star Night Run
afterwards Flower Ceremony - Top Mountain Star
Saturday, 22 July 2017
from 6.30 am Pick up your bib number - Information Office Obergurgl-Hochgurgl
7.30  am Race briefing – Glacier Run 22K & 42K
from 9.00 am Expo – Free equipment and material tests & supervised child activity program incl. climbing tower, crate climbing …
9.00 am Start Glacier Run – 42K
11.00 am Start Glacier Run – 22K
12.00 noon Start Junior Glacier Run
3.00 pm Prize-giving ceremony for Junior Glacier Run
7.00 pm Prize-giving ceremonies & After Race Party - Piccardsaal Hall

Race Course

  • Mountain Star Night Run: 12.2 km/1280 altitude meters
  • Glacier Run – 42K: 42.195 km/ 2785 altitude meters
  • Glacier Run – 22K: 22,9 km/1915 altitude meters
  • Junior Glacier Run: depending on age classes 200/400/600/1500m

Entry Fee

  • Mountain Star Night Run: € 30 per participant
  • Glacier Run – 42K: € 40 per participant
  • Glacier Run – 22K: € 40 per participant
  • Junior Glacier Run: € 3 per participant

Online Entry Deadline

Mountain Star Night Run: 20.07.2017 – 11.59 pm
Glacier Run – 42K & 22K: 21.07.2017 – 11.59 pm

Late entries can be made up to 60 minutes prior to start – plus € 10 late entry surcharge.

Included in the Entry Fee

  • Start package for each participant
  • Free shuttle transfer for participants in the Mountain Star Night Run
  • Voucher for Pasta Party
  • Food, drink in the finish area & refreshment stations
  • Finisher shirt
  • SMS service & certificate

Entitled to Participate

  • Glacier Run 42K & 22K: persons over 18 years (born 21.07.1999 or before)
  • Mountain Star Night Run: persons over 14 years (born 20.07.2003 or before)
  • Junior Glacier Run: persons over 4 years (born 21.07.2013 or before)

Race Classes

  • Glacier Run 42K & 22K: individual competition (f/m)
  • Mountain Star Night Run: individual competition (f/m)

Event Organizer: Ötztal Trailrunning