We would like to thank the Grossglockner Hochalpenstrassen AG for giving us free permission to stage this event.
The road closure from the Ferleiten toll point to the Gasthof Fuscherlacke and Edelweißspitze is in place between 7 a.m. and 10.30 a.m.. For the descent, the road is closed from 6.30 a.m.. For the course of the whole event, the Austrian road regulations apply.
There are no separate categories for racing bikes and mountain bikes. Participation is open to all. The event is open to athletes either with or without licence.
Computer chip timing provided by Fa. Datasport - Switzerland
N.B. New: the chip is moulded into your start number. Chip rental: 5 EUR, chip activation: 40 EUR (refunded after the event). If the chip is returned by post after the race, 20 EUR will be refunded (processing fee).
Rankings: Men’s classic: for the first 20 finishers, the gross time is taken. The first 20 riders are taken in the order they cross the finish line. From the 21st finisher, the net time is taken, and from then on the actual time ridden is measured.
Ladies’ classic: The same applies as for the men, the gross time applies for the first 20 finishers.
Light: only the net time is measured. Chip rental and chip activation fees are to be paid on the day. Please do not pay these with your entry fee.
Den Streckenrekord in der Männer-Classic-Wertung hält seit 2005 Roland Stauder mit einer unglaublichen Zeit von 1:15:15h.
In der Frauen-Classic-Wertung hält ihn seit 2017 Christina Rausch mit einer Spitzenzeit von 1:27:29h.