La Sgambeda

03 Dec

La Sgambeda is held in the beautiful valley of Livigno, located in the northern Italy close to the Swiss border. The La Sgambeda Classic was first held in 1990 and has over the years had many of the best Nordic skiers in the world participating in the race. La Sgambeda joined Visma Ski Classics 2014/2015 with the amateurs now competing together with the pro teams athletes through out the 35k course.


Livigno lies in an enchanting valley stretching across 12 km between two mountains ranges that are progressively descending from an altitude of 3,000 m down to 1,800 m. Together with neighboring Trepalle, Livigno is today a premium-level Alpine holiday resort with 115km of slopes and about 30km cross country ski trails.