Qualification & Starting blocks

52nd Engadin Skimarathon

Qualification

Qualification from participation Engadin Skimarathon 2019

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Start block Mens Rank Womens Rank Total time / from time
Elite 1–118 1–12 1:22.22,9
Elite A 119–648 13–48 1:32.59,8
Elite B 649–1,309 49–88 1:44.38,2
Elite C 1,310–2,971 89–290 1:52.54,7
Main Class A 2,972–4,676 291–633 2:16.59,4
Main Class B 4,677–6,081 634–1,131 2:42.56,2
Main Class C 6,082–7,199 1,132–1,721 3:08.55,5
General Class from 7,200 from 1,722 3:42.31,6
Total ranked 7,970 2,110  

Qualification from participation Engadin Skimarathon 2018

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Start block Mens Ranks Womens Ranks   Total time / from time
Elite 1–119 1–8 1:34.05,2
Elite A 120–696 9–48 1:44.06,0
Elite B 670–1,410 49–100 2:01.06,8
Elite C 1,411–3,176 101–360 2:11.34,6
Main Class A 3,177–4,992 361–773 2:34.45,7
Main Class B 4,993–6,479 774–1,373 2:57.22,5
Main Class C 6,480–7,669 1,374–2,000 3:18.40,3
General Class ab 7,670 ab 2,001 3:53.42,5
Total ranked 8,501 2,423  

Start block division

First-time participants who provide proof of performance (Swiss Loppet or Worldloppet) can be divided into a front starting block. This also applies to participants who have not started at the Engadin Skimarathon for more than two years.

Owners of a Worldloppet Pass are allowed to start in the Main Class C. Members of the squad must attach a certificate of cadre membership to the application.

Note: It may happen that certain starting blocks are fully booked. In this case, you will be assigned to the next free starting block.

Starting block changes

For changing to a different starting block, a request must be submitted with the online form, after registration and receival of the entry fee. The allocation is made by the organizer and participants will be informed accordingly.

Existing qualifications for participation in the past two years, requests will not be processed. In this case, the qualification is determined by the results.

When requesting a starting block change after the starting bib has been allocated, a processing fee of CHF 40.00 / EUR 35.00 will be charged. The first starting bib allocation will take place at the beginning of January and then continuously thereafter.

Qualification guidelines

Qualification for a starting block stays valid for a period of two years for all participants .

Starting block Without previous qualification With previous qualification (42 km) With previous qualification (21 km)  
Elite - National team cross-country
- National team biathlon
- A-, B-squad cross-country, biathlon
- C-squad cross-country
- Members Pro Teams Visma Ski Classics
Top 1.3% of all ranked
(21km & 42km) less qualifying spots for starting block elite assigned at Half Marathon
Half Marathon times which are in the top 1.3 % of the Marathon split-times between the start and Pontresina  
Elite A - Regional association squad cross-country & Stützpunkte GR
- National team ski orienteering  or
corresponding proof of achievement
- 5 first boys & 3 first girls in the overall ranking of Helvetia Nordic trophy in the corresponding birth year
Top 1.3-6% of all ranked
(21 km & 42 km) minus the Half Marathon awarded qualification places for Elite A
Half Marathon times which are in the top 1.3-6% of the Marathon split-times between the start and Pontresina  
Elite B

Regional association biathlon
or equivalent certificate of achievement

Top 6-12% of all ranked
(21 km & 42 km) minus the Half Marathon awarded qualification places for Elite B
Half Marathon times which are in the top 6-12% of the Marathon split-times between the start and Pontresina  
Elite C

Against proof of achievement

Top 12-28% of all ranked
(21 km & 42 km) minus the half marathon awarded qualification places for Elite C
Half Marathon times which are in the top 12-28% of the Marathon split-times between the start and Pontresina  
Main Class A - Against proof of achievement
- First-time participants: self-assessment at registration before 31 December
Top 28-46% of all ranked
(21 km + 42 km) minus the Half Marathon awarded qualification places for Main Class A
Half Marathon times which are in the top 28-46% of the Marathon split-times between the start and Pontresina  
Main Class B - Against proof of achievement
- First-time participants: self-assessment at  registration before 31 December
Top 46-64% of all ranked
(21 km & 42 km) minus the Half Marathon awarded qualification places for Main Class B
Half Marathon times which are in the top 46-64% of the Marathon split-times between the start and Pontresina  
Main Class C - Against proof of performance
- Owner Worldloppet Pass
- First-time participants: self-assessment at registration before 31 December
Top 64-82% of all ranked
(21 km & 42 km) minus the Half Marathon awarded qualification places for Main Class C
Half Marathon times which are in the top 64-82% of the Marathon split-times between the start and Pontresina  
General Class First-time participants without certificate of achievement All remaining ranked All remaining ranked  
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