Included in the registration fee

  • Public transportation in the Upper-Engadin (Maloja-Zernez) on the day of the race
  • Transport of personal effects from the course start to the Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz
  • Sustenance along the course
  • Participation in the La Diagonela festival after the race
  • Free pasta at the la DIagonela party after the race
  • Certificate of participation for finishers
  • Heated shower facilities after the race
  • Ski depot after the race
  • SMS service for participants

By registering, you agree to the La Diagonela regulations.

Wax service

7 wax stations are located along the course. This service is sponsored by TOKO and is included in the race entry fee. There is no wax service located at the starting area. You are kindly asked to prepare your equipment before arriving. You have the opportunity to have your equipment professionally prepared in any of the region’s numerous sport shops.

Repair and pole service

8 repair stations are located along the course. Replacement poles will be provided by EXEL. The stations will be manned by the following sport shops:

  • Zuoz, Start and Km 53: Willy Sport, Zuoz
  • La Punt, Km 4 and Km 48: Colani Sport, La Punt
  • Bever, Km 7 and Km 45: Waxstation J. Padrun, Bever
  • Samedan, Km 16: Fähndrich Sport, Pontresina
  • St. Moritz, Km 24,5: Suvretta Snowsports, St. Moritz
  • Pontresina, Km 35,5: Pontresina Sports AG, Pontresina


On the track you will find for La Diagonela 8 sustenance support stations and for La Pachifica 3 stations. At La Cuorta there is 1 station. The stations are manned by the schools of the Upper-Engadin. Situation analog to repair stations (without La Punt).


Friday, 19.1.2018  
12.00 - 18.00 Start number distribution, cross-country center Zuoz
12.00 - 16.00 Ski and equipment test, cross-country center Zuoz
ab 16.00 Bar La Tuor, Village centre Zuoz
Saturday, 20.1.2018  
Race Day  
07.30 - 09.15 Start number distribution, cross-country center Zuoz
09.15 Start La Diagonela ladies' elite, cross-country center Zuoz
09.30 Start La Diagonela men's elite and all other starting groups, cross-country center Zuoz
10.00 - 11.45

Start number distribution La Pachifica, cross-country center Pontresina

registration La Pachifica

until 12.45

Start number distribution La Cuorta, cross-country center Zuoz

registration La Cuorta

12.00 Expected arrival of the elite skiers in the finish, Village centre Zuoz
12.00 Start La Pachifica, cross-country center Pontresina
13.00 Start La Cuorta, cross-country center Zuoz
Side events
10.00 - 17.00 Food, drinks with animation and speaker, Village centre Zuoz
10.00 - 11.30 Live broadcast of the race, Village centre Zuoz
10.00 - 12.30 Public Viewing, schoolhouse Zuoz
10.00 - 16.00 Food and drinks, Village centre Zuoz
12.30 - 13.00 Flower Ceremony / award ceremony La Diagonlea, Village centre Zuoz
13.00 - 20.00 La Diagonela afer-race-party with music, schoolhouse Zuoz
16.00 Official award ceremony La Pachifica and La Cuorta, schoolhouse Zuoz
(overall category women and men only)
from 16.00

Bar La Tuor, centre of Zuoz

Animation and Speaker
09.00 - 15.30 Curtinet La Punt
10.00 - 13.00 Cross-Country Center Pontresina
Race finished


Es-cha Nordic Classic Climb

2nd Es-cha Nordic Classic Climb by Willy Sport SA Zuoz,

17 January 2018


The ultimate cross-country experience for any fan of classic cross-country skiing!
The Es-cha Nordic Classic Climb offers the athletes the opportunity to complete a cross-country ski race with their own headlights.

There is a difference in altitude of almost 400m over a distance of about 6 km. With the start at the cross-country ski center in Zuoz and the destination on the picturesque Alp Es-cha above Madulain, a very special cross-country event is guaranteed!

Roseg Masters

Roseg-Masters, 22 January 2018


On Sundays after La Diagonela the Roseg-Masters takes place - including lunch buffet.

The perfect opportunity to finish off the La Diagonela weekend.


More information


Verein La Diagonela
Quadratscha 18
7503 Samedan
T +41 81 851 00 44

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