‘A night-time racing spectacle, guaranteed to give you goose-bumps’ – if you are there at the 2nd Galtür Nordic Night Race on 27th March 2019 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!

As a participant you are competing in the cross-country sprint event with well-known pros like Simon Eder, Dominik Landertinger, Simon Schempp, Urban Lentsch or Laura Dahlmeier. But don’t worry – even leisure-oriented competitors are in on the party!

The highlight: the cross-country sprint is devised in such a way that anyone over the age of 15 can take part (cut-off date: 27th March 2019).

2. Galtür Nordic Night Race at a glance:

  • When: 27th March 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
  • 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: register now! 

What awaits participants at the 2nd Galtür Nordic Night Race

on 27th March 2019:

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
Registration via Datasport
To the race map