Starting categories

Int. Gommer Skimarathon (42 km) / Gommerlauf (21 km)

Before the race

Starting block allocation
Based on last year's results. Please send any change requests to

Subsequent category changes
Category changes must be submitted to
Fee CHF 15.00 (from 1 February 2022)

The entry fee includes

  • Transfer on the entire rail network of MGBahn at day of race
  • Race number
  • Rental fee for time-measuring chip
  • Feeding service
  • Waxing and repair service
  • Present

Wax tip available from Friday, 25 February 2022 on Last minute wax service & wax tips only (no ski preparation, hot & top finish waxing) Waxing service for Gommer Klassiker at the Münster feeding station.

Issue of race numbers
The issue of race numbers is located in a heated hangar (local magazine) of the Nordic Center, Ulrichen.

Opening of the course
Friday, 25 February 2022 at 09.00 h

Changing rooms / Securities
Changing rooms are available free of charge on Saturday and Sunday in the heated hangar U69.
Securities and valuables can be deposited here. The organizer assumes no liability for theft.
Saturday, 26 February 2022: 07.30-16.00 h.
Sunday, 27 February 2022: 07.30-15.30 h.

The warm-up will take place at the start area at the Nordic Center in Ulrichen.
Sunday, 27 February 2022:   08.50 a.m.
Sunday, 27. February 2022:  09.05 a.m.
Sunday, 27. February 2022:  10.20 a.m.

Wax tip and weather
Click here for the wax tip and weather of Sunday.


During race

Leki pole service
Right after the start, at the refreshment points and at the cross-country trail control station in Biel.

Sponser feeding service
Food and drink service stations at the starting/ finishing area and along the race track.
To the catering plan

The photographers of «Alpha Foto» and Int. Gommerlauf will take pictures in several attrac- tive locations on the track.

After the race

The chip has to be returned at the end of the race at the marked collection point. Failure to do so will result in a charge of CHF 50.00.

Objections / protests
Until 15 minutes after finish, written, along with a CHF 100.00 deposit, at the racing office. Objections relating to the Leonteq Biathlon Cup and the Mini-Gommerlauf must be made within 15 minutes of the race ending at the racing office.

Maximal permitted finishing
Sunday, 27 February 2022        14.30 h

Ranking announcement
Saturday, 26 February 2022       12.00 h Mini-Gommerlauf and Swiss Biathlon Challenger & Kids no later than 30 minutes after the finish
Sunday, 27 February 2022        12.30 h



The ranking is being published directly after the race.

Prizes / Prize money
There is an overall prize-giving ceremony. The prize / prize money must be receipted at the pri- ze giving ceremony. No redirections. Prizes will be awarded for the first five in each race. Medals for the first three in each race. Each participant will receive a souvenir prize and present.

Prices money for:

1st place overall CHF 500.00 / 2nd place overall CHF 250.00 / 3rd place overall CHF 125.00

Int. Gommer Skimarathon:
1st place overal CHF 1‘000.00 / 2nd place overall CHF 500.00 / 3rd place overall CHF 250.00

Sprint prices money Int. Gommer Skimarathon:
1st place: CHF 200.00 / 2nd place: CHF 100.00 / 3rd place: CHF 50.00

Honorary gifts
Participants taking part in the Gommerlauf for the 10th, 15th, 20th, 25th, 30th, 35th, 40th or 45th time will be honoured and can collect an anniversary gift at the information office. No delivery.

Starting/finishing area

Information office/lost items/anniversaries
The information office is located at the issue of race numbers. The depot for lost property and the issue of gifts to those celebrating an anni- versary for event participation is also located in the information office.
Opening hours:
Saturday, 26 February 2022 08.00 – 18.00 h
Sunday, 27 February 2022  07.00 – 17.00 h

Gommerlauf Village
Gommerlauf Village, where our sponsors and partners will be presented at interesting stands, is located directly after the finish area. The award ceremonies will also be held in this area.


Shuttle service – Matterhorn Gotthard Railway
Free on race day on the entire MGBahn network upon presentation of the start number or bank transfer receipt.

Staging races
According to Swiss-Ski / FIS competition rules. Postponement is possible in the event of extreme weather conditions to the weekend 5 / 6 March 2022. Entries remain valid for the rearranged date. No reimbursements or category changes will be accepted.

Illness / Accident
Cancellation insurance can be completed while registering at Datasport.
In case of illness or accident, please contact:
Europäische Reiseversicherungs AG, Margarethenstrasse 38, Postfach, 4002 Basel, 
T. +41 58 275 22 10, F. +41 58 275 27 42,

For non-completion of the cancellation insurance:
In case of cancellation prior to 1 February 2022 will...

  • CHF 40.00 (Int. Gommer Skimarathon)
  • CHF 35.00 (Gommerlauf)
  • CHF 15.00 (Mini-Gommerlauf)
  • CHF 15.00 (Swiss Biathlon Cup Kids)

... credited for the Int. Gommerlauf 2023 (no refund). In case of cancellation after 1 February 2022 a medical certificate must be submitted not later than 1 march 2022. Otherwise, there is no credit for the Int. Gommerlauf 2023. Other conditions (credit amounts and no refund) see cancellation prior to 1 February 2022. The credit is not transferable.

Insurance and liability
The organisers accept no liability for accidents or any loss or damage (including theft). Participation in the competition is at your own risk.

Help for accommodation search you can get at
Obergoms Tourismus AG, CH-3985 Münster, T. +41 27 974 68 68,,

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