28th Weissenstein Race, Sunday, August 26th, 2018

Race date: Sunday, August 28th, 2016


Running: 14.1 km
Walking: 11.2 km

Difference in altitude

Running: approx. 1'020 m
Walking: approx. 870 m

Starting time

9:45 a.m.

Running time *
< 1:25 < 1:35 1:35 +
Mountain race
F18-F70 / M18-M70
10:10 a.m. 10:13 a.m.

10:16 a.m.

* Running time:

- For those who have participated before: best result of the last 4 years.

- All others: your own estimation.

Participants lining up in the wrong block at the start will be diqualified.

Course closure

1:00 p.m. for all categories.

Changing rooms / race number pick-up / valuables' deposit

Solothurn highschool (Herrenweg / Fegetzallee).

Registration deadline

  • Payment by post, Wednesday, August 16, 2017 (postal stamp).
  • Via Internet: by Saturday, August 26, 2017, 12:00 p.m. (noon) – Eurocard/Mastercard, Visa or PostCard required.
  • Late registrations (subject to a surcharge) are accepted until 1 hour before the start of the race.

Intermediate sprint

At the Oberdorf railway station (at 5.5 km): Raiffeisen sprint (1 Swiss gold coin of CHF 20 nominal value)
The intermediate sprint prize will be won by the fastest man and the fastest woman.

Overall winners

Men and women: CHF 250, 150 and 100

Further prizes

Prizes for the first three of each category. There will be a raffle for the remaining prizes in which all participants have a chance to win. The winners will be posted at the Cantonal High School.


All participants will receive a runner's present.


All participants having registered within the official deadlines will participate in a lottery with attractive prizes.
NB: Winners are only eligible if present during the lottery drawing which will take place during the announcement of the race results.

Largest team

A special award will be given to the 3 teams with the most members participating. Team membership will be registered on the day of the race.

Course record (Jackpot with a ceiling of CHF 500)

Men CHF 500
Women CHF 200


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