• START: east side of the park (location E) near the Bodetal;
  • You need to bring all your racing gear;
  • Please keep in mind its early in the morning and most normal people are trying to get a good nights sleep;
  • It will be a mass start;
  • Finish: the Finish wil be at Harzer Bergtheater: Hexentanzplatz 4, 06502 Thale;
  • Closing ceremony: Gaststätte Sportpark Thale (location A).
    You might need to pay to park at this location. Approx €4-€5. After the finish in the theater it’s all downhill tot downtown Thale. It’s a steep road down with traffic.


  • A. Race registration (Friday) Gearbag (PRO)  & Gearbackpack (CHALLENGER) hand-in (Friday) ,  & closing ceremony (Sunday).
    Gaststätte Zum Sportpark
    Neinstedter Str. 1
    06502 Thale
    0049 3947 67472Also two noodle meals are offered here by the restaurant. This saves you time in search for a racers meal.
  • B: Klostercamping (location of the hARz crew. Only in case of emergancy or if staying here as a guest.
    Wendhusenstraße 3
    06502  Thale
    0049 3947 63185
  • C: Parking during briefing/race.
  • D. Briefing location:
    Stadtverwaltung Thale
    Rathausplatz 1
    06502 Thale  Germany
  • E. Start
    Park at Petri church



  • We use SPORT-IDENT for the CP’s;
  • You might need to pay €50 deposit when registering. The fee will be returned to you after the race.


Two 24/7 certified mobile medical teams will travel from TA tot TA. For all other emergency situations and direct medical care emergency number number 112 can be used.


The prizes for the winning teams value an amount of €3000.

1st (each teammember):
medal+ free entry next race
2x COMPRESSPORT Free Belt (€35 1pc)
2x Vaude Stormy Evo expedition stove (€130 pc)

2nd (each teammember):
medal+ 50% discount next race
2x COMPRESSPORT Free Belt (€35 1pc)
2x Vaude Kiro Ti Lightweight Gas Stove (€50 1pc)

3rd (each teammember):
medal+ 25% discount next race
2x COMPRESSPORT Free Belt (€35 1pc)
2x Edelrid First Aid Kit (€25 1pc)

Prizes will not be sent by post. You need to attend the prize-giving ceremony to receive the prizes.