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Ötztal Cycle Marathon
ENCOUNTER THE LEGEND - 27.08.2017

5500 metres altitude. 238 kilometres. Tackling the Ötztal Cycle Marathon in Sölden means exploding your limits. Long-time legend and lifetime goal among the cycling scene, this event demands it all. Determination. Performance. And passion.

Whether it is as a feverish participant or jubilant fan – the Ötztal Cycle Marathon is an event which enjoys cult status and tradition. The conditions are much like the scenery itself – challenging and beyond comparison. When snow falls on the Timmelsjoch and the sun shines at the bottom of the valley, the Ötztal Cycle Marathon has many guises. The loveliest features are the winners here. It is not just about minutes and seconds. What counts here is where you have been equal to challenge and mastered the route.

In 2017, in the 37th running of the event, being there will enable you to experience cycle racing at its peak – full of adrenaline on the bike and with plenty of fans cheering you on at the finish.

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Ötztal Cycle Marathon in Sölden, Tyrol

5500 metres altitude of pure will power
FACTS ABOUT TH ÖTZTAL CYCLE MARATHON

Ötztal Cycle Marathon - Hotel Das Central
Sölden. Jaufenpass. Timmelsjoch.

The route

Sölden (1377 m) – Längenfeld – Umhausen – Oetz (820 m) – Kühtai (2020 m) – Kematen (610 m) – Völs – Innsbruck (600 m) – Sonnenburgerhof – Schönberg – Matrei am Brenner – Steinach am Brenner – Gries a. Brenner – Brenner (1377 m) – Sterzing – Jaufenpass (2090 m) – St. Leonhard im Passeiertal – Timmelsjoch (2509 m) – Sölden (1377 m)

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Distance. Inclines. Metres altitude.

The altitude profile

  • Oetz – Kühtai: max. 18 % incline ; 1200m altitude; 18.5 km
  • Innsbruck – Brenner: max. 12 % incline; 777m altitude; 39 km
  • Sterzing – Jaufenpass: max. 12 %; 1130m altitude; 15.5 km
  • St. Leonhard – Timmelsjoch: max. 14 %; 1759m altitude; 28.7 km
Cycle training with Jan Ullrich

Cycling training with Jan Ullrich

The famous Cycle Marathon is held every year in Sölden, Tyrol. Ride and conquer the original route of the Ötztal cycle marathon with the bike school Ötztal & racing star Jan Ullrich himself. And spend a wonderful time at the hotel Das Central in Sölden during the exclusive cycling training.

PRO ÖTZTALER 5.500 in the UCI race calendar - Ötztal Cycle Marathon
Das new highlight in 2017

PRO ÖTZTALER 5.500

The hardest one-day race in the world will be held on 26th August 2017 and with pro cyclists for the first time too. Top international riders from the well-known cycling teams will ride exactly the same route and will venture out on the same route that the leisure riders will be riding the day after. The race has been set as a 1.1 category race by the UCI, cycling's international body.

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