The STUBAI ULTRATRAIL is becoming more and more the ultimate challenge in Trailrunning. It doesn’t get more spectacular, tougher and more beautiful than the third edition of this race. Ranging up to 65,6 km long and 6,027 vertical meters, the finish line is placed at a height above 3,150 m on top of the Stubai Mountain Glacier covered with ice and snow in Tyrol, starting at midnight in the Olympic city of Innsbruck.
A total of 700 athletes entered in the race at the Stubai Glacier. A positive verdict after the third edition of the STUBAI ULTRATRAIL was the added route section with the supply station at the new Regensburger hut, which upgraded the Trailrun-Event.
A lot was new at this 3. STUBAI ULTRATRAIL, which longer, tougher and more beautiful than the previous trail last year. Precisely this mixture of extreme athletic challenge and an intensive running experience beginning at midnight reflected the atmosphere at the start in front of the local theater in the Olympic city of Innsbruck.
For the first time this year, there were three other options to participate next to the STUBAI ULTRATRAIL, which was the supreme discipline.
New was the STUBAI 19K – 18,6 Kilometers long and 1,998 elevation meters high with its start line in the Klaus Äuele.
The STUBAI 35K with a length of 35,1 kilometers and 3,808 elevation meters with a start in Neustift, and a challenge for all mountain experts, the STUBAI 8K. After the start at the Valley Station in Mutterberg, the track went up without a single flat meter for eight kilometers through ice, snow and rocks. In this short distance 1,394 elevation meters have to be climbed.
Official Aftermovie 2019
STAGE 1: INNSBRUCK - HEAD OF STUBAI VALLEY
From the heart of Innsbruck to the beginning of the Stubai Valley...
STAGE 2: HEAD OF STUBAI VALLEY – SCHLICK – STARKENBURGER HUT
From the gateway to the Stubai Valley into the jagged world of mountains...
STAGE 3: NEUSTIFT – WILD WATER PATH – MUTTERBERG
Through the valley and along the water...
STAGE 4: FINAL ASCENT TO THE STUBAI GLACIER
A final spurt in the kingdom of snow...