Below you’ll find the general information and the most important details for the Transfagarasan marathon on the 16th June 2019



5:30 a.m in Oberkerz 



Balea Lac (finish will be closed at 1 p.m.) 


Entry fee: 

65,00 € until 31.12.2018

70,00 € until 31.03.2019 

75,00 € until 14.06.2019 

80,00 € on the 15.06.2019 locally 


Starting documents:

Collection on the 16th June 2019 from 03:30 until 05:00 a.m. directly at the start


The entry fee includes:

Luggage transport to the finish, Return transport to the starting point, Finisher-Shirt, Medal, Catering during the run about every 5 km


Locations and Directions:

The start is in Oberkerz directly on the Fagarasan mountain road. 

The starting point is signposted. The nearest international airport is in Sibiu (about 50 km away). We recommend the international participants to take a rental car.


Overnight stays:

Björn Grass Laufreisen organizes a running camp for the 1st Transfagarasan Marathon from 

10th to 17th June 2019.

All information and booking: HERE



1.850 high meters, of which are the last 13 km (800 high meters) on the Fagarasan mountain road (paved) are identical with the course of the 

13 km mountain run. The marathon route is asphalted to 70%.


Refreshment stations:

Every 5 km there are refreshment stations along the marathon route + finish catering. The exact elements will be announced later.



Men /Women:

Overall ranking

18 to 29 years

30 to 39 years

40 to 49 years

50 to 59 years, etc.

Place 1-3 of each class will be honored (at least 3 starters in the respective class are required, otherwise the score will be in the next lower class).


Decisive is the age on the day of the event.