Corona protection concept
The Corona protection concept enables Alpenbrevet to be carried out
Mandatory documents for check-in – otherwise participation will be refused
- Valid Covid certificate as QR code in the Covid app or as pdf printout
- Copy of identity card/passport
- The same documents must be presented for the check-in of colleagues
Mandatory masks indoors / No mask obligation in the start/finish area and on the course
Symptom-free approach to the Alpenbrevet
Compliance with hygiene rules
The validity of Covid certificates (QR-Code) will be checked with the “COVID Certificate Check” app.
Recommendation: Test your own certificate with this app beforehand.
Further details can be found on our website under Infos/Covid-19
All participants will receive a wristband after the certificate has been checked at the Check-in, which entitles to start and to barrier-free entry to the event area.
Spectators are very welcome, nervertheless the rule with the valid certificate (QR-Code) is also applied to them. Children under the age of 16 are exempt from this obligation.
Event Office +41 (0)44 500 39 14
Air ambulance 1414
Ambulances & Motomarhalls will be on the routes all day. In the event of an emergency, participants should alert the Alpenbrevet Event Office. Treatment, transport costs and medical care are at the expense of the participants.
Public transport: Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn
Extra train Fiesch – Andermatt
Extra train on Saturday morning from Fiesch to Andermatt. Leaves Fiesch at 04:00h and arrives in Andermatt at 05:00h. Ticket price CHF 20
IMPORTANT: Arriving by car
Limited number of parking spaces – therefore we ask for as few private cars as possible in Andermatt
Form car pools à sustainability
Leave cars at overnight accommodation if possible
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn: Visp – Ulrichen
Matterhorn Gotthard Bahn: Andermatt – Ulrichen
Arriving by car:
Via Grimsel-, Furka-, Nufenenpass
Wallis à Goms
Friday, 3 September 2021, 16:00 – 21:00h
Platin-, Gold-, Silber- & Bronzetour
Saturday, 4 September 2021, 04:30 – 07:00h
Platin-, Gold-, Silbertour
Saturday, 4 September 2021, 08:00 – 09:30h
Luggage drop-off in Ulrichen and transport to Andermatt, event location.
Please note: Luggage will be transported and stored unattended.
Documents for check-in à otherwise participation will be refused
-Valid Covid certificate as QR code in the Covid app or as pdf printout
-Identity card or copy of identity card (bring along)
-The same documents must be presented for the check-in of colleagues
Print out the registration confirmation or give us your start number which you can find at
-alpenbrevet.ch (as soon as available on the website)
Pasta-Party: Friday 18:00 – 21:00h
On Friday evening, the Swiss Cycling Alpenbrevet Pasta Party will take place at the event location. Strengthen yourself for the coming day. A drink is also included for CHF 19. You can find the registration on alpenbrevet.ch
Alpenbrevet breakfast: Saturday 04:30h
From 04:30h, the Macolina Andermatt serves a rich breakfast for CHF 12 per person. There is a choice of muesli, cold cuts and fruit. Registration via alpenbrevet.ch
Alpenbrevet Giordana collection
Alpenbrevet Collection orders: Pick-up at Giordana stand, event-location
Friday from 16:00 to 20:00h, Saturday whole day
The entire Swiss Cycling Alpenbrevet collection will be available at the Giordana stand. Get a nice souvenir of this day.
If the jerseys/clothes sent to you do not fit, they can be exchanged at the Giordana stand. Please note: We do not guarantee that the right size is still available. In addition, an exchange is only possible if the item is still unused and the label and original packaging are present.
Bike in technically perfect condition (brakes, tyres, drive, lighting etc.)
Lights and reflectors on the bike
Before 07:00h in the morning and after 20:00h in the evening and in conditions that reduce visibility (such as fog), lights are compulsory at the front (white) and rear (red). To keep visibility as high as possible during the day, we recommend leaving the lights on. In addition, the bicycle is obligatorily equipped with reflectors at the front (white) and at the rear (red).
Fixing start numbers
The race number comes with cable ties to fix the number to the handlebar and four safety pins to attach the back number to the jersey.
Before the start from 05:00 – 07:00h in the Bikewelt tent in the event location and in the bike shop “Gleis 0” in the station building.
In Innertkirchen at the turnoff to the Grimsel Pass you will also find the 2 Rad-Center Schild. On Saturday this is open from 09:00 – 14:00h.
On the route, there is a repair service at the Olivone refreshment station (https://www.sarcisport.ch/).
Safety and rules
Unclosed public roads
Road traffic regulations apply at all times
Red = red / stop = stop / safety line = safety line
Ride in single line
Use cycle lanes
Give way to following vehicles
Alpenbrevetisti behave in an exemplary, confident and courteous manner à no race!
Lights and reflectors on the bike
Compliance checked by the Officials à Failure will result in disqualification
Instructions of the moto marhsalls, officials and police are to be followed without any excuse
Correct behavior towards all representatives of the Alpenbrevet, regardless of the situation
In case of an accident, the event office has to be informed immediately
Urinating in the open is to be refrained from if possible. Otherwise, only in suitable places that are not visible.
Starting time Platintour: 06:00h
-Neutralised and guided by moto marshals from Andermatt to Wassen.
-Groups of 100 participants each at 5-minute intervals.
-Overtaking of the moto-marshals is not permitted.
-The road through the Schöllenenschlucht is not closed.
-Driving on the opposite lane is taboo!
-Timing only as of Wassen.
Starting time Gold- & Silbertour: 06:45h
Neutralised and guided up to Realp
Starting time Bronzetour: 09:30h in Ulrichen
No fixed allocated starting blocks
Line up according to your own performance evaluation
You will be doing yourself and the other participants a big favour if you line up in the right place in the starting field.
Routes à alpenbrevet.ch under the respective tour incl. gpx download
Signposting at neuralgic points
In the event of road closures, the official diversions must be followed
Route changes Gold-/Silbertour
Gold- and Silbertour participants decide which route they want to take on the way.
It is not possible to change to the Platintour.
It is not possible to change from the Bronzetour to the other tours.
Latest passage times
If the refreshment station is reached after the following passage times, the planned route may not be completed. Instead, the next possible shortcut has to be taken back to Andermatt.
Platintour: Latest passage times à Airolo 13:55h
Goldtour: Latest passage times à Airolo 12:00h
Finish closing time à Andermatt 21:00h
Our broom car drives in such a way that these times can be adhered to. Riders who ride behind the broom wagon are no longer entitled to Alpenbrevet services.
The refreshment stations offer a wide range of food.
ToiToi toilets are available at all refreshment stations.
-Timing by means of a timing transponder in the handlebar number. Mount the handlebar number vertically in front of the handlebar. No bending or wrapping!
-No official ranking list will be drawn up
-The personal riding times can be called up via the website
Platintour: The section between Andermatt and Wassen is neutralised and will not be timed.
At all refreshment stations of the ridden tour participants have to ride over the registration mats.
- Wassen (Start Platintour)
- Andermatt (Start Gold- & Silbertour)
- Ulrichen (Start Bronzetour)
- Disentis / Dieni
- Andermatt (Finish)
Crossing the finish line
We will have useful and attractive give-aways from our partners ready for you.
Festwirtschaft / Finish catering
Enjoy the achieved together with other participants at the event location.
Free massage service at the finish area in Andermatt.
All finishers are winners
No results lists will be drawn up, no medals will be distributed and no award ceremonies will be held.
Alphafoto is the official event photographer of the Swiss Cycling Alpenbrevet 2021. Your personal photos will be available on Alphafoto.com within a few days after the event and can be purchased.