Race #1 - Grossglockner Mountain Run

logoDate: 16th July 2018
Race: 12.7km
Altitude Gain: 1494m+
Location:  Heiligenblut, Austria (Germany)
Contact: Julius Rupitsch
Email:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The selective route (12,67 km) of the famous Grossglockner Mountain Run leads through all alpine vegetation sections.

After the start in Heiligenblut the run follows the river Möll.

After passing the alpine mountain huts a first highlight is the famous Briccius chapel.

After passing the "Trogalm" the athletes enter the area of the Nationalpark Hohe Tauern.

The "Pasterze", the longest glacier in the Eastern Alps is the next highlight.

The final climb of 900 meters challenges the competitors, but the stunning Grossglockner view, and the cheering crowd at the finish lines excuse anything. The total elevation gain is 1.494 meters.

The Grossglockner Mountain Race is limited to 1.200 participants.


Official Website

Information - Rules - Entry

GO TO OFFICIAL SITE

Course Track

Race Video


Race Gallery


World Cup of Mountain Running
by the
World Mountain Running Association
in partnership with
IAAF


"Every runner can come and join us and enjoy these great events in some of the most beautiful mountain scenery - come and run the World Cup."
Jonathan Wyatt.

 © World Mountain Running Association - Website Developed by: I'm The Black Sheep