Wien (Austria), Sunday 9 October 2016

Kahlenberg and River Danube, Vienna (Copyright © 2011 Hendrik Böttger /


Staged on the northern outskirts of Austria's capital Vienna, the Kahlenberglauf is an 8.4km-long multi-terrain race that begins in Kahlenbergerdorf on the River Danube and ends at the transmission tower on the summit of the Kahlenberg (pictured).

The route includes 490 metres of ascent and 196 metres of descent.

After the race, participants can take a shorter route to get down to the award ceremony in Kahlenbergerdorf.

Last year, 155 runners from eight different countries crossed the finish line on the Kahlenberg. The fastest finishers were Alois Redl (37 minutes 37 seconds) and Elisabeth Pöltner-Holkovic (46 minutes 47 seconds).


Country: Austria

Venue (Map): Kahlenbergerdorf -> Kahlenberg, Wien (Vienna)

Date: 9 October 2016 (Sunday)

Race distance: 8.4km (+490m/-196m)

Start: at 10.00 on Kuchelauer Hafenstraße (near the marina) in Kahlenbergerdorf

Finish: on the Kahlenberg (484m)

Race centre: Pfarrheuriger (wine tavern) in Kahlenbergerdorf (on the day 8.00-9.00)

Entries: online (up to 7 October 2016); late entries on the day (8.00-9.00)

Entry fees: € 19 (up to 7 October 2016), € 25 (on 9 October 2016)

Timekeeping: MaxFunTiming bib chip timing (included in the entry fees)

You get: transport of personal clothing to the finish; refreshments at the finish

Prizes: to the first 3 in each age group

Award ceremony: at ca. 12.00 at the Pfarrheuriger in Kahlenbergerdorf

Number of finishers 2015: 155

Event website (in German):

Kahlenberglauf - Event website:


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