Mountain Marathon

The highlight at the Sommer Gommerlauf! For the first time, a mountain marathon will be held in cooperation with the Swiss Peaks Trail. The challenging mountain marathon runs from Fiesch over the Ernergalen and Grathorn to Ulrichen. Experience in alpine terrain is a prerequisite. The use of walking sticks are allowed.

Start time
The start is in Fiesch at 08.30 a.m.
Note: Runners who arrive at the Reckingen/Stalenkapelle aid station after 04.00 p.m. will be taken out of the race. 

Starting fee
CHF 85.00     EUR 79.00*
* Prices in Euro represent only a reference price. Actual prices in Euro are calculated at the current rate.

Obligatory basic kit to take with you for the mountain marathon.

  • A bag to have the necessary equipment transported from Fiesch to Ulrichen.
  • Fully charged, set cell phone in working condition, with roaming set so you can be reached at all times.
  • At least 0.5 liters of water reserve (we recommend a trail running vest)
  • Food reserve
  • Hooded jacket made of a waterproof, windproof and breathable membrane against bad weather in the mountains
  • protective mask

COVID-19 protection concept
These COVID-19 rules are there to ensure everyone's safety. Your personal
responsibility and common sense will determine your health and that of our valued volunteers.... We rely on you to respect these rules.

  • The course of the mountain marathon will be marked with SwissPeaks flags.
  • Where necessary, follow the markings (arrows with SP for SwissPeaks) on the ground.
  • Keep a minimum distance of 1.5 meters between individuals.
  • Always disinfect your hands with disinfectant available at the start/finish and at staffed aid stations.
  • Carrying and correct wearing (in a required situation) of the protective mask is mandatory for runners and escorts. Please respect the areas where the mask must be worn.
  • Please respect the number of people allowed in changing rooms/wardrobes and please disinfect your place in the wardrobe after your visit. Resources for this are available.

We recommend that you register online. The registration is only valid with the payment of the entry fee.

Late entries on the day
Late registration fee CHF 10.-
Late entries can be made at the race number issue point no later than one hour before the start.

Technical data
40.8 kilometers
3'319 meters ascent
3'027 meters descent

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