Sport and activities
The 16th edition of the legendary Challenge Roth Triathlon event takes places in southern Bavaria town Roth, the Franconian “stronghold of triathlon”, on July 9th, 2017.
The Königsschlösser Romatic Marathon hosted in the East Allgäu - home of the royal castles of Neuschwanstein and Hohenschwangau – is a unique run.
A cross-country ski festival brings together the nations in the Bavarian Forest: On 18th and 19th March 2017 in Bodenmais.
In January and February 2017, the world of skiing elite meets again to the spectacular race on the Kandahar run.
Saturday get’s underway with the classic style 13 km and 33 km race. Sunday is then the day for skating fans with athletes tackling the 19 km, 30 km and 60 km trails
The König Ludwig Lauf is held every year on the first weekend of February (04. to 05.02.2017) over distances of 50 km and 23 km in both classical and free technique.
Every year the international ski-jumping elite meet in Garmisch-Partenkirchen and in Oberstdorf for the Four Jumps Tournament. The Bavarian World Cup Competitions in alpine and cross-country skiing and biathlon are celebrated highlights in the winter sports calendar.