on Sunday, 03rd August 2025
Dear cycling and Arlberg Giro friends,
as you already know, the registration for the Arlberg Giro 2024 has not yet been opened due to pending official decisions because of the renewed temporary closure of the Arlberg tunnel in summer 2024. As of today, we now definitely know that one of the most important events in St. Anton am Arlberg cannot take place next summer. Our hearts are attached to "OUR" Arlberg Giro and to all of you who make this race so special. However, despite tireless efforts, countless discussions involving the responsible traffic departments of the provinces of Vorarlberg and Tyrol and a wide variety of proposed solutions, we have been unable to obtain a positive statement and approval from the Bludenz police department and the traffic department of the province of Vorarlberg. [Read more...]
The Arlberg Giro covers a length of 150 kilometers and 2500 meters of altitude. It is a challenging race that attracts both professional and amateur cyclists from around the world. The route includes demanding mountain passes, steep descents, and breathtaking views. Participants must prove skill and endurance to overcome the challenges of the course. The race starts and finishes in St. Anton am Arlberg. After starting in the early morning, the route takes riders over the Arlberg Pass, through the Klostertal into the Montafon, and onto the Silvretta High Alpine Road - from there through the Paznauntal and the Stanzertal back to St. Anton am Arlberg. Villages and valleys are crossed while facing the climbs and descents. Along the way, participants are cheered on by enthusiastic spectators and locals, creating a great atmosphere.
The Arlberg Giro is not just a race, but also a social event. There are various highlights surrounding the race where participants and spectators have the opportunity to get to know each other and exchange experiences. This creates a great community where the enthusiasm for cycling is shared and felt.
In summary, the Arlberg Giro is an exciting cycling event that offers an unforgettable adventure for both experienced riders and newcomers. The combination of challenging course, breathtaking landscapes, and great atmosphere makes the race a highlight in every cycling calendar.