It is with great joy and enthusiasm that we announce the official program of the 13th edition of the msg Maraton Apuseni 2024, an already emblematic competition organized by the Romanian Alpine Club, which brings together lovers of nature, sport and mountain challenges in a fairytale setting. In the heart of the Apuseni Mountains, spectacular trails and an atmosphere of camaraderie await you to test your limits and create unforgettable memories.

This year, we promise you an event full of beautiful moments, breathtaking landscapes and sportsmanship. Whether you are an experienced runner or come to support the participants, we are sure you will have a great day with us!

Stay tuned to discover the details of each event: ultramarathon, msg marathon, Banca Transilvania half-marathon, Garmin cross country, Family Gerovital.

Book your accommodation and transport in advance to avoid unpleasant situations and overcrowding in the resort!


Tuesday, 03.06.2024 Parcul Central in Cluj-Napoca – Covered Patio
msg Apuseni Maraton 2024 Volunteers meeting
Wednesday, 04.06.2024 msg Romania HQ, 9 Samuil Brassai street, Cluj-Napoca
11:30-13:30 and 16:00-18:00 Runners KIT pick-up
Friday 07.06.2024 Basecamp Buscat Summer & Ski Resort
18:00 – 22:00 Runners KIT pick-up
21:00 Ultramarathon Technical meeting
Saturday, 08.06.2024 Basecamp Buscat Summer & Ski Resort
0:00 START – Ultramaraton Race
7:30 Technical meeting Marathon
8:15 Technical meeting BT Halfmarathon
9:30 Technical meeting Garmin Cross
6:30 – 7:30 Runner KIT Marathon Pick-up
6:30 – 8:30 Runner KIT BT Halfmarathon Pick-up
6:30 – 9:30 Runner KIT Garmin Cross Pick-up
8:00 – 11:30 Runner KIT Gerovital Family Pick-up
8:00 START – Marathon Race
9:00 START – BT Halfmarathon Race
10:00 START – Garmin Cross Race
12:30 START – Family Gerovital Race
09:00 Treasure Hunt with Cluj Hunt and activities with Mr. Nicu
14:30 Family Awards Ceremony
15:00 Gulyas Party by Buscat Ski Resort
15:30 Family Hike with Mister Nicu
16:30 AWARDS CEREMONY – Ultramarathon/Marathon/Halfmarathon /Cross
SUPER Raffle of msg Maraton Apuseni 2024 Runners
20:00 Party with DJ Indjstione and camp fire
Folk night in the chalet

The 13th edition of msg Maraton Apuseni 2024 is possible thanks to our partners and sponsors:

  • msg systems Romania – title partner
  • La Sportiva – tehcnical partner
  • Banca Transilvania – halfmarathon race partner
  • Garmin Romania – cross race partner
  • Farmec – Gerovital – Family Race partner
  • ITRA – International Trail Running Association – partner
  • Circuitul Carpatilor – speicalized partner
  • Pro Nutrition – nutrition partner
  • World Class Romania – fitness and warmups
  • Buscat Ski&Summer Resort – venue partner
  • Mountex Romania, HAP de la Vlad Adrenalin Park ZuMont Alpin Expe Mountain Shop Munţii Noştri Izvorul Minunilor și mulți alții
  • – Ghid Local, Radio Cluj, RockFM, Cluj Life, Ski&Outdoor Magazine, Transylvania Mountain Festival, MTB Odyssey – media partners

The Roman Alpine Club Cluj Branch team, as official organizer, encourages you to have an active life in harmony with nature and invites you to take part in the event! Registration here:

Ready, set #InAMountainBeat and go for an unforgettable running experience!