The Ötztaler Cycling Marathon
July 09, 2023
On your bikes, ready, aim, FIRE!
Every year countless cyclists facing the challenge to fufill a specific dream - mastering the Ötztal Cycling Marathon. You have to prove that you have an iron will and a lot of muscle power. However the moment when crossing the finish line is after all more than precious.
More than 4,000 racing cyclists will start on Sunday, July 9th, at 6:30 a.m. to conquer 227 kilometers, 4 Alpine passes (Kühtai, Brenner, Jaufenpass and Timmelsjoch) and an unbelievable 5,500 meters in altitude. The fastest will take just over seven hours. A spectacle for all visitors too!
Roadblocks at the Ötztal Cycle Marathon in Kühtai (always on both sides)
From Oetz in the direction of Kühtai 6:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m
From Kematen towards Kühtai 6:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m
Transit times of the participants
Kühtai at 2,020 m 8:00 – 9:30 a.m
Gries at 8:10 – 9:50 a.m
Cycling on the Kühtai High Alpine Road - always kuuhl!