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18.05.2019

Stairways to heaven

The toughest vertical race in Europe. 1.2 km, 89% maximum slope, 790 m difference in height, 4261 steps.
 

The race takes place on the historic stairs of the Piotta-Ritom funicular.


HOW TO REACH US


By train: stop at Piotta and then about 1.5 km on foot


By car: highway A2 (E35), coming from the North, exit AIROLO (Exit 41); coming from the South, exit QUINTO (Exit 42). Then continue towards the village of Piotta and look for the signs "Piotta-Ritom funicular station".
 

PROGRAM:

07:00-09:00 Chest distribution

09:15 Runners sack transport in arrival area

10:00 Departure first athlete followed 45'' away from the next one

14:00 End of the race

15:00 Award ceremony

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