The Arlberg Bike Marathon is a demanding mountain bike race in St. Anton that takes competitors on an iconic off-road course, which climbs more than 1,322 meters in elevation in 35 kilometers.
This endurance ride will test your fitness with its challenging climbs. There are amazing views at the top of each mountain pass—savour them for a moment before you speed downhill. Starting and finishing in St. Anton’s lively pedestrianized main street on August 21, 2021 at 10:00am, you will climb hills and mountains of Arlberg Area, overcome your own personal challenges and no doubt be awe struck with the spectacular views of these high country valleys and crystal-clear mountain lakes along the 35K route, including a nasty 1,322 vertical meters.
Profiled as one of the most scenic multi sports events in the European Alps, the Arlberg Eagle is set amidst the spectacular landscapes of lofty Arlberg Mountain. The event includes a wild & witty Unconventional Terrain Competition (“The White Rush”), a new obstacle course race, (The Arlberg “Wadlbeisser”, translating to ‘calf burner’), and the final race, the Arlberg Bike Marathon. It’s an irresistible combination for athletes who want to compete and holiday in paradise in winter and summer alike – and to top it off, it all finishes at the finish line with a party that includes music and food & beverages (depending on pandemic restrictions at that time).