X-Traversée

Distance

73 km

Dénivelé+

4900m D+

Venue of the Swiss Championships in 2019, X-Traversée is a demanding race that links the villages of La Fouly and Verbier.

The route passes by the awesome area of Panossière, where you will enjoy the view on the Grand Combin (4314m) and cross the 190m-long suspension bridge of Corbassière.

  • Map and cut off times

    Maximum time: 27 heures

  • Start

    La Fouly
    3rd July 2021
    8 :00 a.m.

  • ITRA points

    Every finisher will get 4 ITRA points.

  • Rules

  • Fees, subscription conditions

    fees : CHF 117.-

    Min 18 years old during the year of participation.
    X-Traversée is limited to 850 runners.

  • Numbers withdrawal and briefing

    On Friday 2nd July in Le Châble (Espace St Marc) between 2:00 and 20:30 p.m. with your identity card.
    The briefing for all races is from 17h45 to 18h15.
    Take then the opportunity to visit our Trail exhibition with several running brands who propose special discount on this occasion.
    You can also withdraw your bib number on Saturday in La Fouly between 6 and 7:15 am, with your ID card.

  • Busses timetable

    Departure time Verbier Ermitage/ Sa 06:00

    via Le Châble railway station (06:15) and Orsières railway station (06:30)

    Arrival time La Fouly / 07:00

     

    Departure time Verbier Ermitage / Sa 06:30

    via Le Châble gare (06:45) et Orsières gare (07:00)

    Arrival time La Fouly/ 07:30

  • Mandatory equipment

    Basic Kit

    • backpack
    • a minimum of 1 liter of water
    • two head lights in working order
    • rescue blanket
    • whistle
    • elastic adhesive tape for bandaging or taping an injury (min 400cm x 4 cm)
    • waterproof jacket with a hood resisting harsh mountain weather conditions
    • second layer: long sleeved sweater, at least 150g. (combination of T-shirt and armbands not accepted)
    • personal cup for the aid stations (min 2dl)
    • mobile phone (working and turned on).
    • identity card

    If you choose to take poles with you, you must carry them throughout the whole race. It’s however permitted to replace a broken pole on any aid station.

    Cold Kit: (you will be informed if needed)

    • long pants or running leggings (minimum covering the knee, women tights not allowed)
    • one pair of gloves (latex, plastic or similar material gloves are not allowed)
    • a hot long sleeved sweater instead of the 150g sweater

     

  • Dropped bag

    A bag for your personal items can be dropped at the start in La Fouly. We will carry it to the post office in Verbier where you can pick it up at the end of your race.

  • Child daycare

    For the runners of the X-Traversée who plan to reach Verbier before midnight, the Crèche des Moulins in Verbier, in collaboration with TVSB, will take care of your 3 month – 12 year old children.
    Leave your children to the care of professionals from 6:00 on Saturday morning in Verbier and pick them up after your run on Saturday evening before midnight.
    Booking is mandatory on your personal folder.

    Price: CHF 70.- (one child) / 50.- for an additional child

    For more information contact the Crèche des Moulins:

    info@crechelesmoulins.ch
    0041 27 771 65 85