Everything about the Dolomitenlauf

From 19th to 22nd January 2017 Lienz and Obertilliach will be hosting the 43rd International Dolomitenlauf and its many side events.

The Dolomitenlauf is Austria’s largest and most important  cross-country skiing event which is based on an unique concept. “Regardless you’re  professional, amateur or hobby skier – the Dolomitenlauf in the middle of our beautiful Dolomites is the perfect competition for everyone”, says Franz Theurl,  president of the organising Club, by describing this highlight of the Nordic skiing calendar in East Tyrol.

A total of seven different races with different levels in distance and difficulties are offered during the four-day event to our friends of cross-country skiing.  Apart from  the main competitions, the classicrace on Saturday and the Dolomitenlauf ski marathon on Sunday you shouldn´t miss to watch the Dolomitensprint on Friday evening in the center of Lienz where 30 worldclass sprinters are going to delight thousands of spectators from all over the world.

Guaranteed snow on the trails in Obertilliach, more than 300 volunteers and a perfect organization make sure that the cross-country skiing weekend in Lienz is going to be a winter highlight for thousands of athletes and tenthousands of spectators.

Preparation week from € 289,00 for 7 nights / person

For all of you who would like to enjoy the beautiful landscape of east tyrol already one week before the event, we have created a special offer! More Information under dolomitenlauf_preparation-week

Distribution of numbers

Distribution of numbers on friday from 2pm – 6pm at the “Stadtsaal of Lienz” or on Saturday and Sunday directly in Obertilliach at the center of biathlon from 7.30 am onwards

The races
  • Dolomitenlauf

    60km or 25km FT - competition belongs to WORLDLOPPET and FIS WORLDLOPPET CUP

  • Dolomiten-Classicrace

    42km or 20km CL - competition belongs to WORLDLOPPET

  • Dolomitensprint

    The "King" of sprint in Lienz

  • Romantic race

    3km in Lavant

  • Kid´s race

    4km in Obertilliach

Entry fee 42km CL on Saturday 21.01.2017 in Obertilliach and Dolomitenlauf 60km FT on Sunday 22.01.2017 in Lienz
  • until 31.10.2016

    € 55,00

  • until 31.12.2016

    € 60,00

  • until 14.01.2017

    € 65,00

  • on 21.1/22.1.2017

    € 70,00

Entry fee 20km CL on Saturday 21.01.2017 in Obertillliach and 25km FT on Sunday 22.01.2017 in Lienz
  • until 31.10.2016

    € 42,00

  • until 31.12.2016

    € 43,00

  • until 16.01.2017

    € 45,00

  • on 21.01./22.01.2017

    € 50,00


Group registration

From 10 Person onwards you can send a group registration to

Gruppenanmeldung / group registration

disqualification rules

A competitor will automatically be disqualified if he/she participates in the competition under false pretences such as starting under false name/with false timing chip or practice any unsportsmanlike behaviour. The Race Director and/or Race Secretary have authority to disqualify, penalize or ban from participation if evidence of rule infraction is submitted after the race is completed and after the Jury has finished their work.