- A total of 30 spots in the competition
- Participants must complete the first road race (70km) in 2 hours 25 minutes, otherwise he/she will be disqualified
Registration and fees 2018
Pre-registration is closed. Late registration possible, see timeschedule below.
The participant data must be correct and completely filled in.
By signing me for the race and paying the participation fee I agree to the contest rules and give my consent to the organizer to publish my (or my child’s) name, series/class, compound and nationality on participant,- start- and result lists.
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170km – 80€
110km – 40€
33km – 25€
10km – 10€/5€ (adults/ 16 yrs or younger)
170km – 100€
85km – 55€
33km – 30€
10km – 10€/5€ (adults/ 16 yrs or younger)
Late registration at the competition site
Friday at 5-8 pm, Saturday 8-10pm and Sunday 8.30-11.00 (85km only until 9.00 am)
170km – 150€ Note! Late registration only on Friday!
85km – 70€
33km – 45€
10km – 20€/10€ (adults/ 16 år or younger)
The registration fee includes:
- Chip for electronic timing
- Medal to all participants at the finish line
- Dressing room, sauna after the race
- 3€ discount at the cafe by showing your Bib-number (at least 10€ purchase)
- chance to win raffle prizes (applies for pre-registered)
Käringsundsloppet 170km also includes following:
- Free participation in Käringsundsloppets open classes on Sunday 1.7
- Prizes for the three fastest in both competition classes (men resp. women)
- Possibility to send your own drinks/ energi with the organizers´vehicles.
All starts and finishes take place at Käringsund Resort & Conference.
The competition distance of 170km takes the participants from Käringsund (Eckerö) – Lumparland – Föglö – Kumlinge – Vårdö – Käringsund (Eckerö). The race is a combined road and time trial race, consisting of two road race (c 70km and 75km) and three time trials (all about 11km).
Note! Participants have to get to the first ferry in 2 hours 25 minutes to get to continue to race.
All routes are marked with arrows in advance of the upcoming turns and, if necessary, there are traffic wardens along the route to stop other traffic. At intersections without arrows means that participants continue forward. Despite the marked route participants are recommended to pre-acquainted with the map and route description.
Competition classes have car (-s) driving in front of the cyclists at the road races. Open classes have a car in front of them for about 1km.
Juniorrundan – in cooperation with Smartpark!
Juniorrundan cooperates with Smartpark, the family park on Åland.
The participants of the approximately 11km route will have their turning point at Smartpark, where they receive a discount coupon (30% on the entry fee) before turning back to Käringsund again!
The Organizers have the right, even on short notice, to change the routes if necessary (for example sudden roadworks).
Prizes and prize award ceremony
All participants receive a medal at the finish line.
In the competition classes the fastest in both men and women class are rewarded. Prize award ceremony will be held at Saturday June 30th, at 9 pm at Käringsund Resort & Conferences terrace.
Raffle prizes among the pre-registered in the open classes of Käringsundsloppet. These are raffled after the start and awarded after the finish.
Other information and timeschedule
The packet includes bib number (2 pieces/ participants in race class, 1 piece/ participant in open class) and timing chip.
Participants in the race classes fasten their bib numbers with safety pins (included in the packet) on both hips or on both sides of the body, see pictures 1-2. In open classes participants fasten their bib numbers on the back, see picture 3
Note! The bib number gives you 3 € discount in the cafe after finishing the race (at least 10€ purchase)
Registration packets are picked up as follows from the competition office at Käringsund:
Friday 29.6 at 5-8 pm
Saturday 30.6 at 8-10 pm
Sunday 1.7 at 8.30-11.30
Timing is done with chip attached with cable ties (get them from the organizer) far down at the left front fork of the cycle. Tighten the cable ties properly and cut off the extra part.
If a participant cancel the race, the chip shall be returned to the race office without delay. After finishing the race to organizers take care of the chip.
For non-returned / lost the chip the participant will be charged 90€.
The time is calculated from the start (starting shot) until the participant cross the finish line (applies Juniorrundan, 33km and 110km).
On Käringsundloppet 170km the participants gets five (5) different times which are being combined into a total end time. The participant with the lowest total time win the race.
First aid- trained personnel present at the race office/ along the route and can be contacted. In case of a serious accident, call 112!
Along the 85km route is a service point (water and sportdrink, self service). At the 10km Juniorrundan the participants will get fluid at the turning point at SmartPark. Along the 33km route there is no service station, but at the finish line there is water, juice, Powerade sports drinks, coffee, bun and banana for all participants!
At the 170km -tour there is no service point during the races, but access to service (water, sportsdrinks) between the different stages. Lunch (ground meat soup, bread) is served between stage 2 and 3, snack (coffee, bun and banana) will be served between stage 3 and 4. Possible to send your own drinks/ energi with the organizers´vehicles.
Please don´t litter our nature! Bring debris from e.g. enery bars to the finish line.
There are no service stations along the open class distances but there are service vehicles that are ready to help if needed. Contact the organizer (+358405223823) in case help is needed.
In the competition class (170km) a skilled bicycle fixer will follow the participants.
Own service vehicles are allowed, however at least 5 cyclists / service car.
Free parking lots close to the start- and finisharea.
Handed to the organizers who keep them during the current season (until 31.10.2018) if they haven´t been collected during the competition weekend.
After the season, leftovers are submitted to charity organizations.
If you for some reason have to cancel the race, you should notify the nearest volunteer or contact the organizer by phone (+358405223823). If you need help to get back to Käringsund it can be arranged.
We think about nature!
The disposable vessels that we use during the contests are compostable and are sorted during/after the contest. We have also joined barkraft.ax and made some promises that strives towards a sustainable society. We are Kranmärkt-certified, which means that we don’t give out bottled water during the contests.
We are constantly working further on this and our goal is to be eco labelled in the future!
Read more about our environment policy on www.alandevent.ax
Cancellation is eligible for reimbursement according to the following:
- up to 4 weeks before the race with a full refund minus 5€
- 4-1 weeks before the race with a 50% refund
- 7-2 days before the race with a 30% refund
- for cancellations made within 2 days before the race there is no refund or relocation for the following year’s contest.
Cancellations shall be made by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by attaching a scanned document of the payment transaction of your registration fee or a print screen of the transaction.
Notify the organizer if you won´t take part in the competition.