A Warm Welcome to the Ultramarathon European Cup



Dear Friends of the Ultramarathon European Cup (ECU),

The final ranking for the 24rd UEC  2016 series is now complete, and the provisional results may be viewed on our website.

In 2017, there are 7 scoring races for the ECU. These are:

19th March
Rouffach – Trail du Petit Ballon (F) 52 km
AG 2,300 m
22th April Mnisek pod Brdhy (CS) 50 km
13th May Bizau  - Trail (A) 50 km
AG 2,900 m
9th/10th June Bieler Lauftage, Biel/Bienne (CH) 56 / 100 km
13th August Monschau (GER) 56 km
AG 950 m
2th September Celje-Logarska Dolina (SLO) 75 km
21th October Schwäbisch Gmünd  Alb Marathon (GER) 50 km
AG 1,100 m

To be sure of finishing at least 3 scoring races in 2017, it is best to make an early start. We wish you a good recovery period and rebuilding phase before the start of the UEC Series 2017.

You may obtain an impression of the individual events by clicking on the following logos, which will then display the website of the relevant ultramarathon.

You can also get a good impression of the special features of the scoring races by clicking on the following links to the video trailers on YouTube:

Trail du Petit Ballon 2014
Rennsteiglauf Supermarathon 2014 
Bieler Lauftage 2014 
Wörthersee-Trail-Maniak 2014    
Alb Marathon 2014  


This cooperation agreement  (extract, dated 27.02.2015) is designed to aid in the preparation, holding and post-race evaluation of the annual Ultramarathon European Cup (UEC) events. Their aim is to bring runners from all over Europe together. Through the UEC races, they can experience beautiful European landscapes, develop new contacts reaching beyond old boundaries, and demonstrate that "I am running for Europe".

Download Kooperationsvereinbarung