Route Information

The SOLA Basel relay race with a total of 80 kilometres is divided into 10 stages of 4.5 to 12 kilometres each. The 2nd SOLA Basel will take place on 25 May 2019.Start and finish area is located at ‘Park im Grünen’ in Münchenstein. Restarts will take place in Liestal and Muttenz.

The run takes you past many places of interest: Roche Tower, Basel Art Museum, Ermitage Arlesheim, Gempen, old part of Liestal, Wildenstein castle and Wartenberg. The varied stages of the run cover
4 cantons: Basel-City, Basel-Country, Solothurn and Aargau
2 cities: Basel and Liestal
20 municipalities: Arlesheim, Augst, Birsfelden, Bubendorf, Büren, Dornach, Frenkendorf, Füllinsdorf, Gempen, Hölstein, Kaiseraugst, Lampenberg, Lausen, Liestal, Münchenstein, Muttenz, Nuglar-St.Pantaleon, Pratteln, Ramlinsburg und Seltisberg.
as well as 5 rivers: Rhine, Birs, Orisbach, Frenke, and Ergolz.

Starting timesTransition zonesRemarksGPX
15.9 kmfrom 8.30 am
Park im Grünen – TheodorskirchplatzStart SOLA BaselDownload
28.6 kmfrom 8.45 amTheodorskirchplatz – Park im GrünenDownload
34.3 kmfrom 9.10 amPark im Grünen – ArlesheimDownload
49.1 kmfrom 9.25 amArlesheim – GempenDownload
510.7 kmfrom 10.10 amGempen – LiestalDownload
64.6 km1.30 pm
Liestal – BubendorfMass start*Download
712.2 kmfrom 1.45 pmBubendorf – LiestalDownload
88.4 kmfrom 2.30 pmLiestal – AugstDownload
99.8 kmfrom 3.10 pmAugst – MuttenzDownload
106.4 km5.25/ 5.25 pm
Muttenz – Park im GrünenChase start/ mass start*Download

* Mass start: In order to bring the runner back together, all runners start together. At the chase start in the last stage, the teams in the first row start with their individual distances first, followed by a mass start with the rest of the teams.

Download of the GPX data of the whole route.

Distancen
Starting times
Transition zones
15.9 kmfrom 8.30 am
Park im Grünen – Theodorskirchplatz
28.6 kmfrom 8.45 amTheodorskirchplatz – Park im Grünen
34.3 kmfrom 9.10 amPark im Grünen – Arlesheim
49.1 kmfrom 9.25 amArlesheim – Gempen
510.7 kmfrom 10.10 amGempen – Liestal
64.6 km1.30 pm
Liestal – Bubendorf*
712.2 kmfrom 1.45 pmBubendorf – Liestal
88.4 kmfrom 2.30 pmLiestal – Augst
99.8 kmfrom 3.10 pmAugst – Muttenz
106.4 km5.15/ 5.25 pm
Muttenz – Park im Grünen*

* Mass start: In order to bring the runner back together, all runners start together. At the chase start in the last stage, the teams in the first row start with their individual distances first, followed by a mass start with the rest of the teams.