Gastein Classics

Prelude to the Ski Classics - the cross-country classic in Sportgastein

Last December the prologue of the Ski Classics, an international competition series in classical style, took place for the first time in Gastein .

Over the spectacular high-altitude cross-country track at 1600 meters in the middle of the Hohe Tauern National Park, 35 pro teams presented their exceptional skills over 2 days.

All enthusiastic amateur athletes and friends of classic cross-country skiing are again cordially invited to compete for the podium places at the Gastein Classics on December 9 and 10, 2023 .

Gastein Classics App Run 2023 with competition

From March 1 to April 12, 2023, the Gastein Classics App Run can be completed in free style on cross-country skis. A starting place for the Gastein Classics 2023 on December 9 and 10 in Sportgastein will be raffled among all participants.


Anyone can take part, regardless of whether they are amateur or professional athletes. Participation is very simple via a QR code at the start and free of charge. The aim is to complete the Gastein Classics round round (7.9 km and 97 meters of altitude) in Sportgastein as quickly as possible! Start and finish are marked on site with an information board! By means of QR code you can register directly and start the run.


Participation is at your own risk and the trail rules on site must be observed!

How can I participate?

  • The start is marked with an information board at the Gastein Classics round in Sportgastein.
  • Using the QR Code (information board) to start the Gastein Classics App Run
  • Then record the run using a GPS watch (smartwatch) or a smartphone sports app such as Strava. It is important that the activity is available as a link after completion. This link is necessary for your entry in the ranking list or to participate in the Gastein Classics App Run and must be entered.
  • If you are not a member of the community yet, you have to register first. Then log in and click the following button to get to the respective ranking list, where the run result can be entered.
  • Optionally, the performance after the entry can still be shared by means of a graphic in the social media (Facebook, Instagram ...).

Bad Gastein Pro Team Tempo - Sportgastein


  • Pro Team Tempo
    - 15 km classic style


  • Gastein Classics Challanger - Run Amateurs
    - 15 or 30 km classic style


Bad Gastein Criterium - Sportgastein


  • Bad Gastein Criterium ladies
    - 35 km
    classic style
  • Bad Gastein Criterium men
    - 35 km classic style


Pre-registration Gastein Classics 9. and 10.12.2023

Registration for the Gastein Classics will start shortly.

Reserve your starting place in time and send us your pre-reservation.

And these were the Gastein Classics 2022

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Gastein Classics Challenger 30 km Start
10.12.22 - Gastein Classics Challenger 30 km place 1, 2 and 3
10.12.22 - Gastein Classics place 3
10.12.22 - Gastein Classics Pro Team Tempo 1st place
10.12.22 - Gastein Classics Pro Team Tempo 2nd place
11.12.22 - Gastein Classics Criterium start women 35 km
11.12.22 - Gastein Classics Criterium Ladies 35 km

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