The most exciting night race in the Alps

3. Galtür Nordic Night Race: 2nd April 2020

‘A night-time racing spectacle, guaranteed to give you goose-bumps’ – if you are there at the 3rd Galtür Nordic Night Race on 2nd April 2020 you will know what we are talking about. Since, whether you are a participant or a spectator, unforgettable moments of excitement await at the skating sprint!

The special thing about this event? It takes place in the middle of a town in Tyrol which has 800 inhabitants, adding an extra dimension of excitement and high tension!

3. Galtür Nordic Night Race at a glance:

  • When: 2nd April 2020
  • Discipline: night-time skating sprint with free style technique
  • Where: in Galtür town centre
  • Participation: free of charge, number of participants is limited, anyone
  • Registration: will be open soon

What awaits participants at the 3rd Galtür Nordic Night Race

on 2nd April 2020:

The first hurdle is the 500 metre qualification round, which every participant in the individual race has to complete. The 16 fastest in the women’s and men’s fields then continue to the exciting knock-out stage, which is held over two rounds through the town centre, over a total of 1000 metres. The finalists start in groups of four – from which the two fastest cross-country skiers go through. The big prize giving takes place at 10:00 p.m.

Good to know: 

  • Thanks to the stored artificially made snow, the race takes place whatever the snow conditions and the weather
  • The number of participants is limited
  • Participation is free of charge
To the race map