From Zermatt via Sunnegga up to the Gornergrat - the highest marathon destination in Europe - at over 3000 meters above sea level!
On the occasion of the 20th edition of the Gornergrat Zermatt Marathon, we are pleased to launch this new race.
We are offering exclusively 222 starting places for the Top20Run-Gornergrat.
The course is 21.2 km. The course is marked with white signs and the Gornergrat Zermatt Marathon logo. On race day, additional barriers and signing will be placed along the course. The instructions of the course marshals must be strictly followed (see also paragraph Safety).
Start in Zermatt at 1'616 m above sea level.
Finish Gornergrat at 3'089 m above sea level.
Total ascent 1850 m
Total gradient 360 m
Here you can enter the online registration via Datasport:
9.20 a.m. in Zermatt
"Cut off" – Times
Sunnegga (km 7.5) at 1.45 p.m.
Riffelalp-Resort (km 14.9) at 2.55 p.m.
Riffelberg, junction ULTRA (km 17.8) at 3.15 p.m.
FINISH Gornergrat at 4.45 p.m.
The bib numbers of runners who pass the checkpoints after the end of the checkpoint and still want to continue running will be marked in color with a marker. Race exclusions and disqualifications do not entitle to a refund of the starting fee (not even partially).
Luggage will be transported from Zermatt to Riffelberg. Drop off no later than 9.15 a.m. between "Hotel Bahnhof" and entrance Gornergrat Bahn. Luggage pick-up in the marked area on the Riffelberg until 5.30 p.m. latest.
CHF 120.00 / € 120.00 (incl. VAT)
Included in the entry fee:
Functional finisher shirt, medal, clothes transport to the finish, pasta voucher, free ride from Friday to Sunday on the following routes: Brig-Zermatt (MGBahn), St. Niklaus-Grächen (Postbus), Zermatt-Gornergrat (GGB) and Zermatt-Sunnegga (funicular Zermatt Bergbahnen).
The ranking of the TOP20 runners is exclusively based on a so-called "relative ranking", which takes into account the running time and (!) the age and therefore promises a lot of suspense ;-)
The Zermatt Marathon Association will not refund any entry fees.
Also no starting places will be transferred to the following year. Cancellation insurance can be purchased together with the online registration via www.datasport.com. More information can be found here: https://www.datasport.com/de/fuer-sportler/faq/