The 21 km Half Marathon will take place on Sunday 18 October 2020 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.

The 21 km Half Marathon is sponsored by the FTAL, which is responsible for awarding the title of ‘Overall Ticino Champion’. The course has been approved by Swiss Athletics.

DATE

Sunday
18 October 2020

TIME

start time: 9:30

PLACE

Start and finish:
Piazza Grande, Locarno

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Prize-giving ceremony

The prize-giving ceremony will take place from 13:30 in Piazza Grande.

The first three participants to cross the finish line in each category will receive a prize, as per the categories indicated below.

Moreover, the fastest three runners overall male and female in the 21km Half Marathon will receive a prize.
Any unclaimed prizes will remain the property of the organiser.

The FTAL prize-giving ceremony for the Ticino Championships will take place from 14:30 in Piazza Grande.

Entry fees

  • 55 CHF.- online registration from 30 March to 31 August 2020 before 23:59
  • 65 CHF.- online registration from 1 September 2020 to 16 October 2020 before 23:59
  • 70 CHF.- online registration from 17 to 18 October 2020 before 8:30
    Registration in the race village on 17 October from 14:00 to 19:00 and on 18 October 2020 from 7:00 to 9:00

Categories

Female Categories Male Categories
U20W
W20
W30
W40
W50
W60
2001 – 2002
1991 – 2000
1981 – 1990
1971 – 1980
1961 – 1970
1900 – 1960
U20M
M20
M30
M40
M50
M60
2001 – 2002
1991 – 2000
1981 – 1990
1981 – 1980
1981 – 1970
1901 – 1960

Minimum age

Born 2002 onwards.

Status

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

The 21km Half Marathon is sponsored by the FTAL, which is responsible for awarding the title of ‘Overall Ticino Champion’. The course has been approved by Swiss Athletics. For further information, please consult page “Rules and Regulations“.

Medical certificates or Federation memberships are not required in order 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.