Glocknerkönig CLASSIC

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.

  • Start: 7 a.m. Dorfplatz Bruck
  • Distance: 27,3 km. Maximum gradient: 12%. Vertical metres: 1.694
  • Route: Bruck 757m, Fusch 780m, Ferleiten 1.115m, Fuschertörl – Memorial Chapel 2.445m (Road closed to traffic from Ferleiten to Fuschertörl)
  • Refreshment point with tea and water at the Piffkar restaurant at 1.620m (approx. 20 km)

Categories for the Classic race

  • H/D1 Year of birth in or after 2003
  • H/D2 Year of birth 1993 - 2002
  • H/D3 Year of birth 1983 - 1992
  • H/D4 Year of birth 1973 - 1982
  • H/D5 Year of birth 1963 - 1972
  •  H/D6 Year of birth 1962 or before

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.

Entry fee

The first 100 to enter (Ultra & Classic & Light) will benefit from a special “early bird” rate of 40,00 EUR


  • Entry with payment received up to 31.11.2021     49,00 EUR
  • Entry with payment received up to 31.01.2022     59,00 EUR
  • Entry with payment received up to 30.04.2022     65,00 EUR
  • Entry with payment received up to 31.05.2022     75,00 EUR
  • Late registration                                                          85,00 EUR

Included in the entry fee

  • Organisation
  • Start gift
  • Road closure for the Großglockner Hochalpenstraße to all traffic
  • Voucher for pasta party
  • Fresh “Kaiserschmarrn” and tea at the finish
  • Great prizes
  • Start number as a souvenir
  • Massage
  • Kitbag transport to the finish



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.


Race office

  • On the village square in Bruck - Raiffeisenbank
  • Start number collection on Saturday 4. June 2022 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Sunday 5. June 2022 from 5 - 6.30 a.m.

Course record Classic

The course record in the men's classic classification has been held since 2005 by Roland Stauder with an incredible time of 1:15:15h.

In the women's classic ranking, Christina Rausch has held it since 2017 with a top time of 1:27:29h.