The 5 km Sunset Run (previously called City Run) will take place on Saturday at sunset and will allow the participants to run – depending on their level of training – through the streets of Locarno.

This race is dedicated to those who wish to enjoy some quality time outdoors. A race suitable for all – from beginners to professionals – to be run at their own speed, whilst admiring the unforgettable views.


15 October 2022


Start time


Start and finish
Piazza Grande, Locarno


The link will be active from 31.03.2022 at 00.00.

Prize-giving ceremony

The prize-giving ceremony will take place from 19:45 in Piazza Grande.

The first three overall male and female runners to cross the finish line will receive a prize.

Any unclaimed prizes will remain the property of the organiser.

Entry fees

  • CHF 25.- online registration from 31 March to 14 October before 23:59
  • CHF 30.- registration in the race village from 15 October 2021 from 14:00 to 18:15*

Registration fee includes

  • Swiss Runners Ticket: free return journey by public transport from all over Switzerland
  • t-shirt in technical fabric
  • Photo service by
  • Migros MYRun Clip (for online registrants)
  • and much more!

For further details on what is included in the registration fee, please read the Regulation.

* On-site registration while bibs last.

Material (race starter pack, t-shirt, prizes, etc.) not collected during the days of the event will not be sent to your home address.

Minimum age

Born 2008 onwards.


The “Ascona-Locarno Run 2022” 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 2022” 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.

The route – 3 laps of 1,7 km

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