For the hardiest under the sun

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Jeep by Pappas Easy Trail

 9,3 km
 300 TEG
 Maria Alm am St. Meer

ITRA und CETUL Member

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Salming Speed Trail

 23,57 km
 1.441m TEG
 Maria Alm am St. Meer

ITRA und CETUL Member

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B'jaks Marathon Trail

 46,94 km
 2.751m TEG
 Maria Alm am St. Meer
Dienten am Hochkönig

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RaidLight Endurance Trail

 84,24 km
 4.916m TEG
 Maria Alm am St. Meer
Dienten am Hochkönig
Mühlbach am Hochkönig

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Trail running at its finest
The Hochkönigman

1st to 3rd of June 2018

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For the 4th time: Trail running with one of most beautiful backdrops in the world. For the 4th time: Trail running in the toughest of conditions. For the 4th time: feelings of elation for thousands of enthusiastic trail runners. This is what the Hochkönigman 2018 is all about!

Over the course of a few years, the Hochkönigman has become one of the most popular trail running festivals in Europe. This comes as no surprise as the Hochkönigman Festival trails offer athletes a perfect challenge of a very special kind. Trail running is not for everyone, but we would like to have all YOU with us again in 2018!

The breathtaking scenery and demanding routes offered by the Hochkönigman 2018 attract its competitors, men and women alike. The Hochkönigman 2018 is perfect for everyone who relishes the thought of taking on the challenge of a natural trail through the beautiful mountains of the Hochkönigman massif. The Hochkönigman is waiting for YOU.

Hart aber geile Veranstaltung. Wer eine Herausforderung braucht ist hier Richtig. Schöne Trails, knackige Anstiege und flotte Downhills. Geiles Panorama und die Leute sind echt super nett.

Mike Breit Facebook >>

Tolle Veranstaltung, gemacht von Trailrunnern für Trailrunner!

Franz Kinz Facebook >>

I love this Trail Running festival! The Speed Trail Race was awesome - the track, views, mountains, nature, all runners, organization. Everything. Next year I will be definitely back.

Jan Vetchý Facebook >>

All trails at a glance

A little taste of what is about to come? Which trail you will choose? All information about the trails ...

Jeep by Pappas Easy Trail

 9.3 km
 300 TEG
 Maria Alm

 GPS-Download
 Announcement

Best: 2017 no competition

Salming Speed Trail

 23.57 km
 1,441m TEG
 Maria Alm

 Details
 GPS-Download
 Announcement

Best: 2:06:12 | 2:26:31
(2017 male | female)

Hochkönig Skyrace

 30.2 km
 2,877 TEG
 Maria Alm

 GPS-Download
 Announcement

Best: 2017 no competition

B'jaks Marathon Trail

 46.94 km
 2,751m TEG
 Maria Alm
       Dienten

 Details
 GPS-Download
 Announcement


3 UTMB Points

Best: 4:44:56 | 5:47:27
(2017 male | female)

RaidLight Endurance Trail

 84.24 km
 4,916m TEG
 Maria Alm
       Dienten
       Mühlbach

 Details
 GPS-Download
 Announcement


5 UTMB Points
3D Flyover


Best: 10:34:16 | 13:41:42
(2017 male | female)

In 2018 the most popular trail running event in Austria will once again offer a wide variety of trails. The Speed Trail (24 km) attracts beginners and experienced runners alike and offers a perfect trail running experience over a height difference of 1500 vertical metres.

For those looking for a stamina event, the Marathon Trail (47 km and 2900 vertical metres) awaits. This trail gives you the chance to show what you are made of! The Marathon Trail demands stamina, consistency, and total commitment. Your rewards come in the form of the most beautiful views of the Hochkönig, a massif, waiting for you in all its might and glory.

A hard-core event for hard-core athletes: the Endurance Trail is over 88 km long and covers approximately 5000 vertical metres, demanding everything from its runners. The Endurance Trail serves as a selection ground for the national champions in Endurance Trailrunning.

Facts

369.9

Kilometers

Total distance of all trails

22,909

Total elevation gain

Total elevation gain of all trails

905

Participants

Participants last year

4

Locations

Maria Alm, Dienten, Mühlbach, Schwarzach

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Cross Warrior

Sweat, compete, run, and have fun. The Opening Obstacle Race offers all this and more as part of the Hochkönigman Trailrunning Festival. The race contains obstacles such as fences to climb over, straw hurdles, tractor tyres, a bouncy castle, tunnels, pitch dark black box, water obstacles, as well as competitors having to climb or duck under, and all the time being spurred on by the good atmosphere of the spectators in the bustling resort centre of Maria Alm. Individual starters or teams of 2 complete 2 laps, each of approx. 3 km.

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Press release - Hochkönigman

Trailrunning in the mountains around the Hochkönig – breathtaking!

Impressions Xcross run 2017

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You will receive first hand information about the event before anyone else, training plans, and much more.

Latest information about the event can be found regularly on

Press and post-event reports around the competition

mostly in German

Results from previous years

Results 2015 | Results 2016 | Results 2017

Der Hochkönigman ist Partnerlauf des Österreichischen Volkslaufcups