Making its début this year, the 10 km Walking&Nordic Walking event will take place on Sunday 18 October across a breath-taking course that will take the participants through the enchanting landscapes of Locarno and along the shores of Ascona’s picturesque lake. Those who register to take part in this race will have the opportunity to fully enjoy the region’s beauty while practising a healthy sports activity in the great outdoors.


18 October 2020


Start time: 9:45


Start and finish:
Piazza Grande, Locarno


Prize-giving ceremony

The prize-giving ceremony will take place from 11:45 in Piazza Grande.

A prize draw will see 10 prizes awarded to race participants.

Any unclaimed prizes will remain the property of the organiser.

Entry fees

  • 35 CHF. online registration from 30 March to 16 October 2020 before 23:59
  • 40 CHF.- online registration from 17 to 18 October 2020 before 8:45
    Registration in the race village on 17 October from 14:00 to 19:00 and on 18 October 2020 from 7:00 to 9:15.

Minimum age

Born 2006 onwards.


The ‘Ascona-Locarno Run 2020’ event is organised under the patronage and directives of the Swiss Athletics Federation (Swiss Athletics).

Medical certificates or Federation memberships are not required to take part in the ‘Ascona-Locarno Run 2020’ races; however, by registering to take part, each participant declares to be in ‘good physical health, to be eligible to take part in a running race, and to have medical confirmation of this’. In any case, the organisers of the ‘Ascona-Locarno Run’ accept no liability.

For further information, please consult page “Rules and Regulations“.