What is

What is the Sciacchetrail Vertical Race?

A vertical time trial race in the context of the Illuminated Nativity of Mario Andreoli on the “Hill of the Three Crosses” in Manarola, Cinque Terre National Park and UNESCO World Heritage Site.


A terraced amphitheater that the Manarola Foundation aims to restore and return to cultivation.


TECHNICAL DATA:  individual vertical time trial; Distance 700m; elevation gain 165m; number of stairs: 300

SPORT CHALLENGE: in an extreme contest 100 runners will compete in two manches to reach the hilltop in the fastest time.

SEMI/NOCTURNAL: the second start is at the sea at twilight to exalt, with the lights from headlamps, the beauty of fatigue and of the landscape.

ORGANIZERS: ASD Polisportiva Cinque Terre and Cinque Terre Trekking