100 km run


Minimum age of participants: 16 years old
Minimum age of participants for the Swiss Championship 100 km: 20 years old

Route 100 km

The route begins and ends on the Esplanade square


The registration portal opens 1st October 2020. Only Online registration

Bag drop

Friday 11.6.2021 17.00 - 21.30 Gym Esplanade

Deposit of valuables

Gym Esplanade Friday 11.6.2021 5pm until Saturday 12.6.2020 7pm

Late registration

Possible until 2 hrs before departure time, until 20.00

Start number collection

Thursday from 18.30 to 20.30

Friday from 17.00 until 1 hour before the race begins

Start time

Friday at 22.00, Esplanade square

Presentation Ceremony

Saturday, 08:00 in the main tent

Finish line closing time

Saturday, 19.00 in Biel, Esplanade square


Finisher t-shirt and medal at the finish lineor running days t-shirt.
In case of abandonment: running days t-shirt and medal at the information desk in the gym Esplanade.

Changing rooms and showers

Gym Esplanade

Sections of the race

Should any of the participants not be able to complete the race, there is a free shuttle back to Biel from the following check-points: Oberramsern (km 38), Kirchberg (km 56.1), and Bibern (km 76.7). In case of premature termination of the race in Oberramsern (38 km), Kirchberg (56.1 km) or Bibern (76.7 km) a free return transport to Biel is available. The time of the completed section appears as the transit time for the last measurement without ranking list.

Check-point Closing Times

Oberramsern 06:00; Kirchberg 09:45; Bibern 14:00; Büren 16:15; Safnern 17:00; Brügg 18:00.

Escort Vehicles

The transit zones Aarberg, Oberramsern, Kirchberg and Bibern should be avoided. Suitable alternatives are the following: Kappelen, Ammerzwil, Jegenstorf, Kernenried, Aefligen, Bätterkinden, Lohn, Arch, Büren, Safnern Fussballplatz, Brügg.

Bike support 100km

Registration and payment can be done online during the registration process. Retrieval of the necessary vignette can be done either at the Kongresshaus in Biel (along with the race participants start number) or on Friday night after 21.00 at the market square in front of the shop "Dosenbach". Maximum 1 bike support per race/ participant is allowed. Supporters on foot are forbidden.

Assembly: Friday 11.6.2021, 21:00h in front of the Esplanade; departure 21:30h in front of the Esplanade

Bike rental: With special rates: Biel train station www.sbb.ch/mietvelo Reservation with the comment „100km Lauf“
E-bikes like Flyer, Stromer or others are accepted to escort the runner.

Please note:

  • It is not allowed to interfere with other runners and competitors.
  • The interdictions for bicycle escorts must be respected, otherwise the runner may be disqualified.
  • Battery charging possibilities are not offered by the organizer of the race.
  • Loud music of the accompanying bikes disturbes the other runners and has to be avoided