Real-world running experience from 2 July to 23 October 2022

Your training for a successful running season.

Experience the Aletsch Half-Marathon 2022 as an individual challenge in the real world. 
From 2 July to 23 October, you can complete the well-signposted half-marathon course whenever you like. The timekeeping gives you a sense of sharing the race experience with the other runners.

Do it like Vik

Former European champion Viktor Röthlin gives his personal tips for this special mountain run in this clip or in the Aletsch Half Marathon Facebook group. #AHM2022


Prize draw! Each month there are two weekend breaks in the Aletsch Arena to be won! Mountain running is certainly worthwhile: all runners are automatically entered for the draw.

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Good to know

Entry fee/Starter Pack

CHF 20 (excl. fees)

  • Race number bib with transponder
  • Time measurement
  • Finisher certificate (digital)
  • Medal*
  • Free return trip in the gondola from Bettmerhorn to Bettmeralp.
  • 1 free drink at the start (FOCUSWATER)
  • DermaPlast Runner Bag
  • Automatic participation in monthly prize draws for hotel stays in the Aletsch Arena

* available after the return journey Bettmerhorn - Bettmeralp at the Bettmerhorn valley station


Identical to the original route of the Aletsch Half-Marathon.  Route profile and GPS data via Outdooractive


Women's and Men's

Age categories                                                                   

18/19 Jahre

2004 - 2003


2002 - 1988


1987 - 1983


1982 - 1978


1977 - 1973


1972 - 1968


1967 - 1963


1962 - 1958



Starting list and rankings

Start list 2022

Rankings 2022

Rankings 2021

Issue of number bibs

Mountain station Bettmeralp


Bettmeralp mountain station; free choice of day/time


Bettmerhorn / Bettmerhorn Panorama Restaurant


Timekeeping is done via a transponder in the number bib and timekeepers installed along the course.

Baggage transport

Baggage transport to the finish: not provided

Return travel by cable car Bettmerhorn-Bettmeralp

Free of charge on presentation of the race bib.

Medical service

Telephone 144 / +41 27 928 41 40


Runners are responsible for their own insurance. The organiser rejects any liability.  For safety reasons and in the spirit of fairness, participants are not permitted to deviate from the route set by the organisers. By registering, participants confirm that they have the necessary insurance coverage and that they have made the necessary training preparations.