The Jungfrau Marathon grew rapidly from day one and is now the world’s largest mountain marathon. Around half of the runners are from Switzerland, with the remainder arriving from 60 countries on all five continents. Join this breathtaking sports event and push your personal limits, or encourage the athletes to achieve their best as you cheer from the sidelines. The Jungfrau Marathon covers the traditional distance of 42.195 km, climbing to the Eiger Glacier at a stunning altitude of 1,953 m. The start signal is given in Interlaken on the Höheweg, right between the Grand Hotel Victoria-Jungfrau and the Höhematte. Spectators can enjoy the world-famous view of the Jungfrau from the race start in Interlaken, while athletes can admire this fascinating mountain and mentally prepare for the unique marathon that lies ahead.