Given that the two major sporting events of the WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS BIATHLON ANTHOLZ and the GSIESERTAL LAUF cross-country race will be taking place on the same dates in 2020, both organisations are putting on special offers for guests. The neighbouring valleys of Antholz and Gsiesertal  are about a 30-minute drive from each other.


The following 2 options are on offer:

    entry to the Biathlon WCH &  Participation in the Gsiesertal Lauf
  2. Biathlon World Cahmpionships ticket-holders
    also have the opportunity to participate in the Gsiesertal Lauf Classic on Saturday 15.02.2020.

Booking for these offers start on 10.06.2019.
You can find full details on these two special offers here



Online registration for the 36th Gsiesertal Lauf opens on June 1st, as does registration for the “Just for Fun (fun only – no classifications) and the Kids-Race.  For group registrations, please use the form provided.


Registration – additional information:

a) The “Youth Discount” is available to all participants born between 17.02.2002 and 16.02.2004. Participants must produce a valid form of ID when picking up race bib.

b) 30 or 42 km? When registering for the race, the distance is not specified. Participants can decide which route to follow during the race.

c) Euroloppet-Pass holders pay the lowest registration fee up to the day of the race.


Given that these two major sporting events will be taking place on the same dates in 2020, both organisations are offering guests from all over the world special-rate joint tickets (Entry to Biathlon and participation in Gsiesertal Lauf). Joint tickets can be booked from 10.06.2019. Detailed information on this outstanding offer will follow on 07.06.19.


Given that the two major sporting events of the Biathlon WCC in Antholz and the Gsiesertal Lauf will be taking place on the same dates, we recommend looking for accommodation well in advance.

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ONLINE registration for the 2020 anniversary race will be open from 01.06.2019. Registration fees remain unchanged.

We wish you all a good summer.


Dear participants,
First of all we would like to thank you for taking part in the Gsiesertal Lauf 2019 race. There were entries from a total of 2.187 enthusiasts from 44 countries around the world.


  • The results are available here.
  • Photoservice
  • Video ( you Tube) available Sunday at 07 p.m.
  • Press releases
  • ONLINE ISCRIPTIONS 2020,  possible after 2019,  June 1
  • Dear participants,   we are always trying to improve the quality of this event. Please let us know if you have any anonymous suggestions for improvement

    We look forward to seeing you again at the 37th edition on 15 /16 of February 2020!

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Online registration is open until Wednesday 13.02.2019 (11.59 pm). Late registrations are available on-site from Friday to Sunday.


Gsiesertal-Kids-Run: This special highlight for young skiers from 8 to 16 years old will take place on Saturday 16th February at 3.30 pm. Register here.


Top Runners: Sergei Ustiugow RUS, Eugeny Dementiev RUS, Matti Heikkinen FIN, Riitta Liisa Roponen FIN, Brigadoi Mauro ITA, Chiara Caminada ITA, Justyna Kowalczyk POL and more…


Datasport Live: With our new app, you can let your relatives partake in your competition experience. Once the starting signal kicks off the race, you can be followed live on screen throughout the entire race. Your relatives can always keep abreast of where you are, how many kilometers you’ve covered, when you are expected to arrive at the critical points and of course, the finishing line. The data is continuously updated.


SMS Service:  Insert your handy number and your bib-number for this cost-free service > continue


Pasta party: On Friday and Saturday from 5 pm to 9 pm, the marquee tent will be hosting the much-loved Pasta Party with live music. Euroloppet Pass holders receive a free meal and a drink.

Partenza[1].jpgEverything is going according to plan: Registrations have already been received from 33 nations, and the entire 42 km has been groomed to perfection. As we have already announced, the start line has been moved 400 m to the north (close to the finish line). We would like to draw your attention to the following details:


Start times:

Saturday,     16.02.19:         Start Classic        10.10 am

Sunday,        17.02.19:         Start Skating         9.00 am


RAI TV coverage:
Sunday,        17.02.19:

07,47 – 09,45    DIRECT FT (+ summary CT)
13,45 – 14,10    finisher FT pre-recorded


Finisher headband

Each participant will receive a high-quality headband, sponsored by SPORTFUL.



The Gsiesertal-KIDS-Run has been completely revamped: The starting area is new and the course tracks have been eased somewhat, to the immense benefit of younger competitors. With the inclusion the „Volksbank series“ of events, over 300 participants from 15 nations are expected.