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Friday/Saturday, 5.6./6.6.2020

Military Categories

100km Military Patrol: 2 runners complete together 100km (distance of max 2 min at every checkpoint; otherwise, the runners will be classified into the normal 100-km category); can also be completed as a march

All Members of Armed Forces are obligated to run in army tenu B resp. C

100km Military Relay Race

5 runners share 100km (at least 4 different runners)


100km Military Patrol: friday, 5.6.2020, 22:00, "Esplanade square", Biel 100km Military Relay Race: friday, 5.6.2020, 23:00, «Esplanade square" Biel


Registration online until 3.6.2020, 24:00 h, or:

Late registration
online from 4.6.2020 until 2 hours before the start
on-site (Esplanade hall, Biel): Thursday, 4.6./5.6.2020  until 2 hours before the start.

Registrations from abroad: through e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Payment on site only.

Race Number pick up

Thursday, 4.6.2020, 18:30 to 20:30 (Gym Esplanade, Biel)

Friday, 5.6.2020, 17:00 until 1 hour before start (Gym Esplanade Biel)


Active members of Armed Forces of all nationalities

Registration fee

There is no registration fee for Swiss army members.

For participants from foreign countries:

100km Military Patrol: CHF 145 / person (payable on-site only) 100km Military Relay Race: CHF 300 / team (payable on-site only)

Runner legs (for relay race only):

RS 1: 16,9 km (Biel – Aarberg)

RS 2: 21,1 km (Aarberg – Oberramsern) RS 3: 18,1 km (Oberramsern – Kirchberg) RS 4: 20,6 km (Kirchberg – Bibern)

RS 5: 23,3 km (Bibern – Biel) 2/2

Exchange zone (for relay race only):

Aarberg (16,9 km)

Oberramsern (38 km)

Kirchberg (56,1 km)

Bibern (76,7 km)

Control (for relay race only)

Every team member will wear a race number. Every team will receive a control chip that has to be passed to the next athlete while in the exchange zone*. All participants will have a special number on their backs to distinguish them from participants of the other races.

*The control chip is attached to a special race number. A race number belt will be provided by the organisator. All participants will attach the race number and the control chip tot the race number belt. The belt and the control chip have to be be worn on the front part oft he body (chest/belly) and have to be handed over at the finish area.

Shuttle bus


Changing rooms / showers

Biel: Gym Esplanade

Aarberg: Gym Aarfit

Kirchberg: Saalbau

Bag drop

Friday 5.6.2020, 17:00–21:30 Gym Esplanade

Deposit of valuables

Gym Esplanade Friday 5.6.2020, 17:00 until Saturday 6.6.2020, 19:00

Finish Area (Esplanade square)

Closing time: Saturday 6.6.2020, 19:00 h

Presentation ceremony military categories:

Saturday 6.6.2020, 09:30 in the marquee.

Members of Armed Forces are obligated to appear in uniform


Relay race: T-Shirt "Biel Running Days" at the race number pick up and medal at the finish line
100-km-Military Patrol: T-Shirt Finisher 100km and medal at the finish line, in case of abandonment of the run, T-Shirt "Biel Running Days and medal at the information situated in the gym Esplanade

Special awards of the «Biel Officer’s Association» for the first ranks


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Phone: +41 79 528 57 70