6. Schneeberg Trail

23rd of SEPTEMBER, POWERED BY SALOMON

Start time: 7:30 a.m.

 

Starting point: Schneeberghalle Puchberg (center)

 

Contact: Gerhard Panzenböck +43 2636 3705; info@schneeberglauf.at

 

Accomodation: tourism office Puchberg +43 2636 2256

 

Track

From Schneeberghalle Puchberg (580 m) to final stop: rack railway station (Station Hochschneeberg 1800 m)

 32 km, 2400 m climb, mostly on single trails, through forests up to the alpine terrain of Schneeberg.

 

Fees

until August 31st € 40,-

until September 20th € 50,-

 

Direct registration on 22.09. (7.00 – 8.00 p.m.) and 23.09. € 70,- Final registration at train station Puchberg (1st floor): 23.9.2017 – 6.00 to 7.00 a.m.

 

Registration and Payment: follow this link Link: Trail/Anmeldung

 

Registration fee includes

finisher medals, fleece - blanket,  food and drinks along the track and in the finish area, transport of clothes, transport of athletes from the mountain,

 

Prize money

EURO 150,- best woman and man

EURO 100,- 2 nd best woman and man

EURO   50,- 3 rd best woman and man

 

Schedule

Friday

19.00 – 20.00 Bib distribution at train station Puchberg 1. floor

 

Saturday

06:00 – 07:00: Bib distribution at train station Puchberg 1. floor

until 07:30 Final chance to hand over clothes sack for transport up Schneeberg (at the start)

 
7.30: Start

 

14:30: Closing of Finish

 

from 12:00: Transport of athletes: departure see personal ticket, you get after the race in the train station on Schneeberg

 

16:00: Prize giving ceremony in Puchberg, next to the train station Puchberg, After Race Party powered by EVN

 

Classification Schneeberg Trail

M/W : 1978 – 1999

M/W 40: 1977 – 1968

M/W 50: 1967 and earlier

 

Obligatory Equipment (will be checked before the start, next to the Schneeberghalle and on the track)

  • Backpack or waist belt
  • at least 500ml of water
  • Drinking cups (no cups at stations)
  • Rescue cover or bivouac sack
  • Waterproof rain jacket (10,000 mm water column) with hood
  • Long sleeve shirt
  • Hood
  • gloves
  • Mobile phone (emergency number must be stored, do not forget to recharge!)
  • Trailrunning shoes
  • long running pants

The use of sticks is recommended, but not mandatory. If sticks are used, they must be carried from the start to the finish line it is not accepted to handed them over to anybody.

 

Return transport

Return ticket included in the entry fee with the Schneebergbahn. Tickets in the mountain train station on the day of the race

 

Clothes transport

Clothes bags can be handed out just before the start.

The bags are made available by the organizer and transported to the destination at the train station "Hochschneeberg".

 

Regulations

 Fences etc. are not open, there are crossings etc. to be used.

It is necessary to follow the neon pink marking points and arrows on the course, in addition, in particularly confusing places, yellow marking tapes are attached. Disqualification in case of non-compliance of the given route.

The obligatory equipment must be carried over the entire course of the route. Backpack or waist belt, min. 500ml water, rescue cover, rain jacket, mobile phone;

 

In case of premature abandonment of the race Participants are obligated to call the Infopoint in the starting area or an official catering station. The disposal of garbage along the route is strictly forbidden and is considered a disqualification; garbage can be disposed of at the catering stations.

 

Athletic fair behaviour against other participants and route personnel as well as all other persons along the route is a prerequisite.

 

First aid: Each participant is obligated to provide first aid to injured persons and to inform the nearest rescue post.

Instructions for the crew must be followed.

 

When using public roads, the general road traffic regulations must be strictly observed.

 

The following lead times must be observed:

Station Öhlerschutzhaus km14 / 10:00 am

Station Edelweißhütte km21 / 11:45 hrs

Station Klosterwappen km30 / 2pm

Closing time is 2:30 pm

 

Participants who have not reached the positions at the indicated times will be taken out of the race. There is no time measurement or evaluation. The return is done at your own risk, cancellation at the catering station or Infopoint is obligatory.