Route Information

The SOLA Basel relay race with a total of 80 kilometres is divided into 10 stages of 4.3 to 12.3 kilometres each. The 3rd SOLA Basel will take place on 6 June 2020. Start and finish area is located at ‘Park im Grünen’ in Münchenstein.

 

Route maps: Here you will find the individual route maps including information on the changing zones for download. These will also be sent to all participants in printed form with the start number package. (Pleas note that the route may be subject to change.)

Route informations for alll tracks: Download Detailed Google Map: click here

Route map 1: Download Route map 2: Download Route map 3: Download Route map 4: Download Route map 5: Download
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Track marking: The track marking consists of barrier tabes and flags. Critical areas are marked with special warning singns and volunteers are also placed there.

Refreshment posts: At the start, at all transition zones and at the finish, Isostar sports drinks are served. Water and sponges are also available. On routes 2, 4, 5, 7, 8, 9 are drink and water points.

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, Basel, Birsfelden, Bubendorf, Büren, Dornach, 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.

DistanceUphill Downhill Startig timesTransition zonesRemarksGPX-file
15.9 km46 m53 m08:30Park im Grünen – Basel CityStartDownload
28.6 km52 m45 mfrom 08:45Basel City – Park im GrünenDownload
34.3 km38 m22 mfrom 09:20Park im Grünen – ArlesheimDownload
48.8 km564 m142 mfrom 09:35Arlesheim – GempenDownload
512.1 km84 m458 mfrom 10:15Gempen – LiestalDownload
64.5 km73 m23 m13:15Liestal – BubendorfMass start*Download
712.3 km378 m428 mfrom 13:30Bubendorf – LiestalDownload
88.4 km77 m121 mfrom 14:20Liestal – AugstDownload
99.6 km76 m83 mfrom 14:45Augst – MuttenzDownload
106.1 km40 m54 m17:15/17:25Muttenz – 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 for GPX-Datas of the whole route