Entertainment programme

This year’s Aletsch Half-Marathon will again be offering an attractive entertainment programme for spectators. The event catering with live music on Moosfluh and the Bettmerhorn and also at the Bachtla Sports Centre guarantee a great atmosphere and high spirits. And there is plenty more on offer off the running route and after the event.

When? What? Where?

from 9.30 a.m.

Welcome by OC President and greeting of guests of honour

Upper station of the Bettmeralp aerial cable car

from 9.45 a.m.

Start of Marmot race

Upper station of the Bettmeralp aerial cable car

from 10 a.m.

Start of main categories, block starts every 5 minutes

Upper station of the Bettmeralp aerial cable car

approx. 10.20 a.m.

Arrival of first runners

Lake Bettmersee

10.30 a.m.

Last start «block VII»

Upper station of the Bettmeralp aerial cable car

approx. 10.45 a.m.

Arrival of first runners

Riederfurka

approx. 10.00 a.m.

Event catering & musical entertainment

Moosfluh, Riederalp & Bettmerhorn

approx. 11.10 a.m.

Arrival of first runners

Moosfluh, Riederalp

approx. 11.40 a.m.

Arrival of first elite runners at finish line

Bettmerhorn

from 2.30 p.m.

Event catering & musical entertainment

Bachtla Sports Centre, Bettmeralp

3 p.m.

Announcement of rankings and presentation of prizes

Bachtla Sports Centre, Bettmeralp

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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