We welcome you to the Swiss Alps 100 trail race, where you will experience some of the finest trails and views of the famous Swiss Alps mountains. Our courses are incredibly scenic, yet strenuous and challenging. Some parts of the course, like the 1’128 meter (3,700ft) climb in only 10.3km (6.4 miles) with 14 switchbacks to the Breithorn, will test each runner with terrain and surroundings that are truly magnificent. Make this summer special and come run the Swiss Alps 100 trail race.
Take yourself on a running tour of the Swiss Alps and complete our challenging yet rewarding 160KM course which has a total elevation gain of 32,317 feet, offers 15 fully stocked aid stations, and a 48 hour cutoff time. Whether you’re taking on your first 160KM ultramarathon or your 10th, your unforgettable journey will take you from the green valleys, over 3 suspension bridges, along a big dam, past many beautiful lakes and through historic villages. At the finish line you’ll receive your hard earned sub-24 antic silver or sub-48 antic brass belt buckle.
Race within the UNESCO World Heritage along idyllic villages, past picturesque lakes, over 2 suspension bridges, and get the most stunning views of the Swiss Alps available as you take on the 100KM course. Over those 100KM, which has a total elevation gain of 20,079 feet, 9 full stocked aid stations, and a 26 hour cutoff time, you’ll take in the green valley, the view of the snow-covered alps, the incredible panoramic views until you arrive at the finish line with your beautiful 9cm (3.5"") medal waiting for you.
Run the Swiss Alps like a true local. The 50KM, which has a total elevation gain of 9,646 feet, 5 fully stocked aid stations, and a 14 hour cutoff time, brings you through historic and quintessential villages, including Caesar Ritz’s birthplace in Niederwald, over 2 suspension bridges, to the panoramic Chäserstatt. Run past Swiss cows on top of the Ärnergalle, then towards the finish line and your beautiful 7cm (2.7") finisher medal.