January 13-14, 2018. 60km or 30km in classic or skating technique.
A unique experience in the heart of the alps!

kaiser maximilian lauf

After a successful and snowy edition of the Kaiser Maximilian Lauf in Seefeld, we are already looking forward to 2018! Choose from either 60km and 30km in classic technique on Saturday January 13th or 60km and 30km in skating technique on Sunday January 14th. The 60km follows the sames course as 2017 with both start and finish in the new World Championship Arena in Seefeld. The course goes through a spectacular scenery from Mösern, Wildmoos, Buchen and Leutasch before heading back to Seefeld. The 30km course starts in Leutasch and follows the second half of the 60km course to Seefeld. Bus transportation from Seefeld to the start in Leutasch is included in the registration fee.

The 60km classic race is also part of Visma Ski Classics, the long distance ski championship consisting of the 13 most prestigious events.

Registration fees

1/11-10/1 Late registration
60km Classic 115 € 125 €
60km Skating 115 € 125 €
30km Classic 85 € 95 €
30km Skating 85 € 95 €

Seefeld has a well known history hosting international events. The cross-country competitions during the Olympic Games both in 1964 and 1976, the Nordic World Championships in 1933 and 1985 and will also host the Nordic World Championships in 2019.

Poland wins Battle of the Nations!

At the third edition of Kaiser Maximilian Lauf we launched an amateur competition within the competition: the Battle of the Nations. All interested participants in 60 km classic could register at the Race Office on Friday to be in the draw...

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Gjerdalen and Norgren win Kaiser Maximilian Lauf

A cat and mouse game in the women’s race between Britta Johansson Norgren, Lager 157 Ski Team, and Masako Ishida, Team Koteng, and a surprise breakaway in the men’s race defined the day. The third Visma Ski Classics race, and the...

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Now the first results are up! Results 2018

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New start and finish area for Kaiser Maximilian Lauf! Please remember that the start and finish area this year is in the World Championship Arena, about 400 meters away from the pedestrian zone below the two ski jumps. Welcome!

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Kaiser Maximilan After Ski Party

A successful day of competition must be celebrated! We therefore invite all participants of the Kaiser Maximilian Lauf to our "Tyrolean après-ski party". No pasta – just "schweinsbraten" (roast pork) sauerkraut and a cold beer! The party starts at 12 o´clock...

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Join the Battle of the Nations!

New and exclusive to the Kaiser Maximilian Lauf 60km classic race is the internal Battle of the Nations. If you want to be a part of it and represent your country, you are welcome to try your luck! This is how...

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Snow in the Olympiaregion Seefeld, let’s go skiing!

The first snow of the winter has already fallen in Seefeld and the cross-country season has started! The anticipation for the coming winter is huge, as many great events await athletes, guests and locals. The village, located at an altitude of...

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  Welcome to the accommodation page of the Kaiser Maximilian Lauf. Here you can find great lodging in every price range. We are happy to offer hotels and apartments in Mösern, Seefeld and Leutasch. Enjoy beautiful days in your selected accommodation...

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Refreshment and Service Stations

There are a number of stations along the course of the Kaiser Maximilianlauf where refreshments and/or equipment services is available from the organised race personnel:

KM 8 Wildmoos Refreshments
KM 16 Moos Refreshments & equipment service
KM 22 Kirchplatzl Refreshments
KM 31 Unterleutasch Refreshments
KM 41 Kirchplatzl Refreshments
KM 46 Moos Refreshments & equipment service
KM 52 Wildmoosalm Refreshments







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