This year's Muttersberglauf is also a World Cup race (second of the seven stages) and is regarded as an Austrian State Championships in mountain running.
There are already about 200 participants from 14 nations registered. Among them are the top runners are: in the female race, Andrea Mayr (AUT), Monique Siegel (GER), Taylor Watts (USA); instead in the male race Isaac Kosgei (KEN), Francesco Puppi (ITA) and Pedro Mamo (ERI).
On Saturday 3rd of June 2017 (2,00 – 4.00 p-m.) there will be the ceremony for the drawing of the numbers followed by a great pasta party.
On Sunday 4th of June 2017 the start of the competition is scheduled at 10.00 a.m.
The finish line is located at Fraßenhütte 1740mt. altitude.
The distance of the race is 8,46km (1180 m Hd).
LOC of the event with its Chairman Hubert Rodhammer is ready to organize – once again – a great world level competition!
Thousand of spectators will support the runners along the track.
Wolfgang Munzel, WMRA Council member, will attend to the race as WMRA Official.
Edited from LOC press Office
Source of the pictures LOC:
on front page:
- cover-depliant of the race
on second page:
- Hubert Rodhammer, Chiarman of LOC.