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Biathlon Sparkassen Arena in Altenberg

Cross Country Skiing Center · Altenberg
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  • Sparkassen-Arena von oben
    / Sparkassen-Arena von oben
    Photo: Sparkassen-Arena, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Biathlon-Schießen
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Biathleten beim Schießen
    Photo: Sparkassen-Arena, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Deutsche Meisterschaften in der Biathlon-Arena in Altenberg im Erzgebirge
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Biathlon in der Biathlon-Arena in Altenberg im Erzgebirge
    Photo: Egberth Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Biathlon in der Biathlon-Arena in Altenberg im Erzgebirge
    Photo: Egberth Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • / Biathlon
    Photo: Egbert Kamprath, CC BY-SA, Tourist-Information Altenberg
Surrounded by forests and mountains, the international competition-friendly biathlon facility in Altenberg offers shooting range,  various cross-country tracks.  Share the thrilling moments with the athletes at the shooting range and support them crossing the finish line.
Watch top-class sport live or witness by yourself at the guest biathlon.  

At Altenberg / Zinnwald -  has biathlon sport a very long tradition. The beginnings of biathlon can already be found here in the 1950s. Due to the early development, Zinnwald is also known as the cradle of biathlon in Germany.

Since then, the region has produced numerous World Cup winners, world champions, Olympic champions and successful trainers. Including names like: Dieter Sperr, Frank-Peter Roetsch, Rico Groß, Michael Rösch, Tina Bachmann and Klaus Siebert.

With the renovation of the shooting range and the entire start / finish area in 2004, the facility was adapted to the new requirements and regulations of biathlon. This means that national and international events such as the Germany Cup or the IBU Cup (B-World Cup) can be held in the arena at regular intervals.

With the German championships in biathlon, which are traditionally held in summer, and the variants of bike biathlon and summer biathlon, biathlon has developed into a year-round sport.

 

Tourist activities - watching  or participate

Today our guests have the opportunity to try the guest biathlon at the athletes' training facility. In summer and winter you can experience biathlon for yourself, from guest shooting to all-day events.

Unique experience for families, as a company event - also as a gift voucher.

 

Tourist skiing is possible outside the competition season when the snow conditions are favorable. Please respect the guidance signs.

 

Price:

A guest biathlon event costs € 65.00 p. P. - this includes support and instruction by experienced biathletes, shoot in, a competition as a relay team and the award ceremony.A voucher for a guest biathlon event costs € 75.00 p. P.Further information can be found here: GUEST BIATHLON
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Updated: February 15, 2021

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50.739769, 13.735942
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50°44'23.2"N 13°44'09.4"E
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33U 410807 5621648
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Distance
Duration
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1.4 km
0:10 h
0 m
60 m
19.1 km
1:47 h
408 m
408 m
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Biathlon Sparkassen Arena in Altenberg

Loipen- und Wanderparkplatz
01773 Altenberg
Phone +49 35056 22677

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Place to visit Families
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  • 4 Routes nearby
Top Difficulty moderate closed
Distance 9.6 km
Duration 2:22 h
Ascent 192 m
Descent 192 m

The L1 across the Kahleberg area. It is a 9 km long circular trail with refreshments possibilities and a great view from the Kahleberg.

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
Cross-country skiing · Altenberg
V5 - Loipenverbinder 5 - Georgenfelder Weg
Top Difficulty easy closed
Distance 1.4 km
Duration 0:10 h
Ascent 0 m
Descent 60 m

V5 - Loipenverbinder 5 Georgenfelder Weg

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
Top Difficulty moderate open
Distance 11.1 km
Duration 2:54 h
Ascent 168 m
Descent 168 m

This circular trail is long and demanding. 

from Urlaubsregion Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
Top Difficulty moderate open
Distance 19.1 km
Duration 1:47 h
Ascent 408 m
Descent 408 m

Entlang der bekannten Rennschlitten- und Bobbahn Altenberg und Biathlon Sparkassen-Arena Altenberg

from Tourist- Information Altenberg,   Tourist-Information Altenberg
  • 4 Routes nearby