The Südtirol Drei Zinnen Alpine Run is an officially registered race of the Italian Athletics Federation FIDAL. A maximum of 1,000 runners who are at least 18 years old can take part. For regulations that are not explicitly mentioned in these rules, the standards of the international FIDAL regulations apply.
Registration closes Thursday before the race, 12:00 noon
Registration periods and charges
from 2021.02.01 to 2021.05.31: 65.00 €
from 2021.06.01 to 2021.08.31: 75.00 €
from 2021.09.01 to 2021.09.09: 90.00 €
From Thursday before the race registrations will only be possible locally. No further online registrations will be accepted!
Online registration You can register and pay comfortly using the online-registration. Payment can be made by credit card, direct debit or bank transfer. When registering online there is an option of taking out cancellation insurance, this ensures that your start fee is reimbursed if you have to cancel due to illness or accident.
Registration is only valid after payment of the registration fee.
Registration by telephone or e-mail is not possible. Only online entries are accepted.
ATTENTION: Starting places are limited to 1,000 participants!
Modification & cancellation
Any changes are only possible until one week before the race.
Cancellation If you have taken out cancellation insurance, your start fee will be reimbursed. If you have not taken out cancellation insurance you can submit a doctor’s note no later than Thursday before the race. In this case the registration fee is not reimbursed, but can be credited for next year.
Re-registration For a transfer of a start place to another athlete a fee of 25.00 € is charged.
Terms & conditions for participation
The Südtirol Drei Zinnen Alpine Run is an officially notified race recognized by the Italian athletics association FIDAL. It is open to all runners who have their 18th birthday in 2021 and who fulfil one of the following conditions:
Runners from Italy
Have to be member of the Italian athletics association FIDAL (membership card with experiation date and doctor’s note must be submitted)
Or member of a specialist partner association: USACLI, ACSI, AICS, ASC, ASI, CNS Libertas, CSAIN, CSEN, CSI, ENDAS, MSP ITALIA, OPES, PGS, UISP, CUSI. These runners must also hold a Runcard EPS costing 15.00 € (copy of Runcard with experiation date and doctor’s note must be submitted). Further information at www.runcard.com
Hobby athlets have to present a doctor’s note and the member card of a partner association or Runcard with experiation date.
Runners who are not members of a club must present a doctor’s note and own a Runcard Mountain&Trail costing 10.00 €. The doctor’s note and the Runcard with eyperiation date must be shown. More information at www.runcard.com
All documents must be valid on the day of the race and must be sent to the organiser no later than Thursday before the race, either by e-mail to email@example.com or by post.
Team ranking Alongside the individual rankings there is also a team ranking. Participation in this ranking is free of charge. The teams consist of a maximum of 4 and a minimum of 3 runners with the same nationality and can be composed of members from any of the categories (women/men/juniors). The three fastest runners are included in the ranking, which means the slowest of the 4 runners is discounted. The team ranking is the sum of the running times of the 3 fastest runners in the individual ranking. The whole team can be registered directly online. Alternatively, teams can be registered on Friday before the race until 9:00 p.m. and on the race day until 8:30 a.m. in the race office.
Combined ranking There is also a combined ranking for those who register for the Südtirol Drei Zinnen Alpine Run and the Drei Zinnen Ski Raid. The 3 best male and 3 best female runners in the overall ranking in both races receive prize money. Attention: there will be no combined raking in year 2021, because the Drei Zinnen Ski Raid had to be cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Prize money & prizes
The total prize money for the Südtirol Drei Zinnen Alpine Run is 6,380 €.
The best ten male and the best ten female runners receive cash and non-cash prizes. The best runners of every category receives non-cash prizes.
Every runner who completes the race receives a finisher medal.
Clothes transport will be provided from the start area to the finish.
Clothes bag Since the 22nd edition of the Südtirol Drei Zinnen Alpine Run 2019 we use environmentally friendly and reusable garment bags of high quality by Skinfit. These are waterproof backpacks, which will be provided with the appropriate starting number. All participants will be provided with a corresponding garment bag for a deposit of 30.00 €. Please note that NO other garment bags will be accepted. The deposit of 30,00 € must be paid at the start number issuing. The deposit will be refunded on return of the garment bag to the starting area. Athletes who wish to keep their backpack can bring it with them in the coming years and use it again. The deposit will not be refunded in this case.
Clothes transport will be provided from the start area to the finish.
Timings and program
Start number distribution Friday before the race: from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Race day: from 6:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.
Clothes bag drop-off Friday before the race from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the start number distribution Race day from 6:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. in front of the Haus Sexten (at the Sexten Tourist Office)
Clothes transport to the finish
Start Saturday 11 September 2021, 10:00 am at the Haus Sexten/ near cable car 9:00 am Due to safety regulations, the start will take place in blocks of 100 runners every 2 minutes. For this reason it is brought forward to 09:00 am. Mouth-nose protection must be worn at the start line-up.
Race closes 2:15 p.m.
Deadlines at the refreshment stops
Talschlusshütte 11:15 a.m.
Zsigmondyhütte 12:45 p.m.
Büllelejochhütte 1:30 p.m.
Runners exceeding these deadlines will no longer be classified and can no longer use any of the services (refreshments, hygiene facilities, track marshals, timing, ranking, medals etc.)
Return route Return from Dreizinnenhütte (finish) on foot Bus transfer from the Hotel Dolomitenhof/Fischleinbodenhütte on the race day from 12:00 noon to 5:00 p.m.
Pasta party On race day from 12.30 p.m. until 5.30 p.m. in the start area
Awards ceremony Race day: 5:00 p.m.
Timing and chip
The chip will be issued with the race number. No deposit will be charged for the chip and it does not have to be returned.
The time will be measured in real time.
In case of emergency
In case of bad weather conditions the organisers reserve the right to move to a short route (Altensteintal/Val Sasso Vecchio, 11 km and 1,300 m altitude differential) or to an alternative route (Sexten-Helm/Sesto-Monte Elmo, 11.2 km and 750 m altitude differential). In case of dangerous conditions the organisers reserve the right to interrompe the race. In this case there will be no refund of the registration fee or prize money.
Accompanying vehicles and sports equipment
Private accompanying vehicles (motorised and/or non-motorised) and similar are not permitted. The use of aids and sports equipment (in particular poles) is not permitted.
Insurance and liability
The Südtirol Drei Zinnen Alpine Run places a high value on fairness! Disqualifications will be issued in the case of false personal information (name, date of birth) and for unsporting actions (such as avoidance of the time recording posts, shortcuts, support, use of aids, disregard of official instructions and doping, not respecting the Covid19-safty rules). Passing personal start numbers to another person without following the official re-registration process is also not permitted.
Non-compliance with Covid-19 safety measures and disregard of hygiene measures will also lead to immediate exclusion.
Reclaims regarding disqualifications must be submitted in writing within 1 hour after the official end of the race. In the first instance, they must be presented verbally to the referee during the race, the written complaints must be submitted to the Organizational Secretariat within 30 minutes of publication of the results, together with the fee of 100.00 €.
The Covid-19 Rules
Keep your distance During the whole event the specified minimum safe distance to be kept between people who are not from the same household is 1 metre.
Protect your airways If it is not possible to keep to the minimum distance, then it is mandatory to wear a mask to protect your respiratory tract – including outdoors and during the race. Also at the issue of bibs and at the start it is mandatory to wear a mask.
Hygiene Thorough hand washing and the regular use of the hand sanitiser that is available in all spaces is recommended.
By sending the registration form the participant declares:
to be in possession of the appropriate medical certificate as provided by the ministerial decree of 18/02/82. Failure to have such will lead to immediate disqualification. The Organisation also takes no responsibility for accidents or illness.
to have a valid member card if part of a Club or Federation
to have read the present Regulation
The athlete gives his consent for the processing of personal data concerning the applicable privacy statement.