Innichen (Italy) - Sillian (Austria), Saturday 2 July 2011

Innichen (San Candido), Italy (Copyright © 2010

Start is in Innichen (San Candido) on the Italian side of the border.


This summer evening running event in the Alps starts in Italy and finishes in Austria. Runners choose between the half marathon and the 12.1k "Classic Run".

Competitors run along the cycleway that follows the River Drava in the green Hochpustertal (Hochpuster Valley). From start to finish, the route drops about 100 metres in elevation.

The start is in Innichen (Italian: San Candido), a popular holiday destination situated at an elevation of 1172 metres at the foot of the breathtaking Sexten Dolomites. Although in Italy, most people in this region speak German as a first language. Both races finish in the village of Sillian in Austria.

Participants in the 12.1k race run directly from Innichen to Sillian. Half marathon runners, however, carry on to the village of Tassenbach, from where they run back to Sillian.

In 2010, Edmund Lahner (37:35) and Donatella Vinci (46:44) celebrated victory in the 12.1k race. The half marathon winners were Markus Hohenwarter (1:08:14) and Marina Zanardi (1:23:54)


Country: Italy - Austria

Venue (Map): Innichen/San Candido - Sillian

Date: 2 July 2011 (Saturday)

Race distance: 12.1km; 21.1km (certified by AIMS/IAAF)

Start: 18.30 Atto Strasse in Innichen/San Candido (Italy); children's races start at 14.30

Finish: Marktplatz in Sillian (Austria)

Entries: online

Entry fees (12.1km): 13/15/17 euros (until 31 May/until 30 June/late entries)

Entry fees (21.1km): 16/18/20 euros

Entry fees (children): 6 euros

Timing: ChampionChip - use your own chip or rent a chip for 3 euros (30 euros deposit)

Race centre: Josef-Resch-Haus Innichen (2 July 2011, from 12.00)

You get: pasta party (Friday 20.00 in Sillian), medal, photo, shuttle bus service Innichen-Sillian-Innichen, transport of personal clothing to the finish

Prizes: trophies to the first 3 in each category

Showers and changing facilities: at the finish

Award ceremony: approximately 30 minutes after the race

Number of finishers 2010: 122 (12km), 115 (21km), 56 children

Event website (in German and Italian):

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Church in Vierschach, Italy (Copyright © 2011

The route passes this church in Vierschach.