Categories

The main starting field for the Aletsch Half-Marathon is divided into categories for men and women. There is also a category for Nordic Walking and the “Gletschi” race for runners under 18 years of age and the Marmot race for runners under 12. You can find your respective running time in the rankings list for your category.

Men and Women

Age (age group) Entry fee Distance Start time

U20 (2000-1999)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

20+ (1998-84)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

35+ (1983-79)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

40+ (1978-74)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

45+ (1973-69)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

50+ (1968-64)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

55+ (1963-59)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

60+ (1958-54)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

65+ (1953-...)

CHF 60.-

21.1 km

from 10 a.m.

Nordic Walking

all age groups Entry fee Distance Start time
(timed and in alphabetical order) CHF 59.- 21.1 km 10.30 a.m.

“Gletschi” race

U18 (2001-2006) Entry fee Distance Start time
Girls CHF 10.- 1.1 km 9.45 a.m.
Boys CHF 10.- 1.1 km 9.45 a.m.

Marmot race

U12 (2007 and younger) Startgeld Distanz Startzeit
Girls CHF 10.- 1.1 km 9.45 a.m.
Boys CHF 10.- 1.1 km 9.45 a.m.

Feedback

Florian Koch

Head of Recreational Sports and Training Swiss Athletics

It was a sensational experience to take part in the Aletsch Half-Marathon. Wonderful weather and an incredible feeling running towards the finish line with so many spectators watching. I particularly liked the circuit around Riederfurka and, of course, the first glimpse of the glacier.

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