Practical information

La Sportiva Skaala Uphill, from 29 to 1848 metres above sea level, is North Europe's tougest mountain race in terms of the difference in altitude of 1.819 metres between start and finish.

The total distance is 8,2 km, and the average rise is 22,5 %.

La Sportiva Skaala Uphill is arranged with both competition class with individual timekeeping, and also with a fun run class without timekeeping. 

The race starts at Tjugen in Loen

07.00-09.00    Start fun run class without timekeeping (minimum 10 years of age)
10.00 Start competition class (minimum 15 years of age)
11.00 Kongleriket Mini Skaala Uphill for children 5-12 years old
11.00-15.00 Distribution of medals at the finish at Skaala
18.15 Award ceremony and gift certificates at Hotel Alexandra
19.30 Barbeque in the Alexandra garden

Saturday morning at the starting point you will get:

  • a Bixit tour bar
  • a bottle 0,5 l Olden water 

There will be five drinking stations during the race.

"Mini Skaala Uphill" for children 5-12 years old arranged by the sponsor Sparebanken Sogn og Fjordane.

BIL Hotel Alexandra and Loen Active are the organizers of La Sportiva Skaala Uphill.

Contact information:
La Sportiva Skaala Uphill, Hotel Alexandra, 6789 LOEN, NORWAY

Hotel Alexandra  tel: +47 57 87 50 00  fax: +47 57 87 50 51
Loen Active tel: +47 57 87 58 00
Race director:
Erik Brendefur tel: +47 57 87 50 34 mob:+47 90 99 99 97 

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