21 kilometres, 601 metres of elevation gain and 700 participants: these are the characteristic numbers of the 5th Alpe di Siusi Half Marathon on 2 July 2017. The starter's gun for the running event with start and finish in Compaccio is fired at 10.00 a.m. Surrounded by the Dolomites UNESCO World Heritage, the Alpe di Siusi Half Marathon is a unique experience and sporting challenge for both professional and amateur athletes.
The Alpe di Siusi Half Marathon is limited to 700 participants.
Also this year, the Alpe di Siusi Half Marathon is rated "GreenEvent" i.e. the event is considered particularly sustainable and ecologically sensitive.
In 2014 and 2015 the Half Marathon got a special price for sustainable sports events during the Green Events Austria Gala in Vienna.