Erzgebirgs Marathon (Foto: Sportograf)

26th Scott Erzgebirgs Bike Marathon powered by Bike24

05.08.2018 | Seiffen | GER |

Logo EBM

The SCOTT ERZGEBIRGS-BIKE-MARATHON powered by BIKE24 is the oldest mountain bike marathon in Germany hosting this year its 26th edition. The venue, particulary worldwide renowned for its folk art tradition, is a placid small village with about 2.500 inhabitants close to the Czech Republic border located about an hour away by car from Chemnitz and Dresden.

During the first marathon edition in 1993 – 214 bikers and a handful friends cheering – whereas the past years a constant number of 1.800 bikers show up for the races in Seiffen. Already proverbial is the unique atmosphere at the Alp de Wettin" and in the Seiffen Ground – where hundreds of visitors cheer the bikers. A marathon based on one, two or three circuits as well as the great mixture of top-class and mass-sport, sports event and family event; furthermore the long tradition making the brand EBM a mythos among numerous in many ways uniformed competitors.


   Distance (hm)    Cuppoints Starting time Entry Fee*
  42 km (800 hm)**   8.000 Points 09:00 am  EUR 45,-
  72 km (1.600 hm)   9.000 Points 09:00 am  EUR 50,-
102 km (2.400 hm) 10.000 Points 09:00 am  EUR 50,-

* as of August 01, 2018 + 10,- Euro
** Handicap-Categorie

Registration & Collecting the Race Numbers

Online registration possible until July 29, 2018. Late entries possible on site.

>> register now

collect your race number at the local gym close to the start/finish area on

  • August 03, 2018 from 18:00 hrs until 21:00 hrs 
  • August 04, 2018 from 08:00 hrs until 21:00 hrs 
  • August 05, 2018 from 06:00 hrs until 09:00 hrs
Collecting of starting martial is only possible – without exception – in person and upon presenting the starter pass. The starter pass will be sent by email to the pre-registered participants and has to be signed & handed in onsite.

Winners Ceremony & Prizes

The winner’s ceremony takes place at the festival pavilion as of 16:00 hrs. At the beginning, the winners of the MarathonMan Europe will be awarded in a special ceremony.

check out the following prizes:

  • On the long distances a total money prize of 600 Euros will be distributed
  • For the top three of each category valuable non-cash prizes from the Erzgebirge
  • The "TOP 100-Finisher" of the 102 km EBM distance receive furthermore a limited laser edition of the TOP 100 EBM" Ahead-Set cap.


Informations will be added soon



EBM Seiffen
Dr. Albrecht Dietze
Kastanienweg 19
D-09548 Seiffen

+49 (0)3 73 62 / 88 2 80 (past 8.00pm )