50K

RACE DETAILS

Distance:5 53.8 km
Total Climb: 3,590 m
Total Descent: 4,130 m
Cut-Off Time: 15 Hours
Date: 29 April 2017
Time: 0400H (4 AM)
Start: Awan-igid
Finish: Banaue
UTMB Points: 4

QUALIFICATIONS

To qualify for the 50k category, a participant:

  • must have finished at least one half-marathon (21 km) or any longer distance race (road or trail) within six (6) months prior to race day. Result must be verifiable on the internet.
  • must be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of race day.
  • must be physically fit and in good health.

COURSE OVERVIEW

To be posted soon.

COURSE MAP & ELEVATION PROFILE

Download the GPX, KML or PDF file of the entire course below:

CHECKPOINTS, AID STATIONS & CUT-OFF TIMES

Checkpoints Distance (KM) Remarks Cut-off Times
Awan-igid 00 Start 4 AM, April 29
Pula Village 10.5 AS1
Awan-igid 21.5 AS2
Mount Polis 30 AS3
Lubo-ong 33
Bokiawan 38 AS4 10 Hours / 2 PM April 29
Amganad 49 AS5
Banawe Hotel 53 Finish 15 Hours / 7 PM April 29

MANDATORY EQUIPMENT

The following mandatory equipment must be carried at all times during the race. Random spot checks may be performed at any time, and time penalties or disqualification imposed for non-compliance depending on severity. Mandatory equipment will be checked during distribution of race kits.

ITEM REMARKS
Race Bib Must be clearly visible in front
Hydration System 1 liter minimum capacity
Water Reserve 1 liter minimum
Food Reserve Personal nutrition, sufficient for the distance between Aid Stations.
Trail Running Shoes Sandals/slippers and road shoes are not permitted for safety reasons.
Rain Jacket Protection from rain and wind
Whistle For calling attention
Basic First-Aid Kit For treating minor wounds and injuries
Mobile Phone Fully charged and able to make/receive calls and text messages. Save the following emergency contact numbers on your phone: +63 922-847-6724 / +63 906-219-2973
Drinking Cup For hot soup and drinks. No cups/bowl/spoon will be provided at the Aid Stations.
2 sets of headlamp and/or flash light with spare batteries For illumination
Emergency Blanket For warmth
Reflective Vest and/or Blinking Lights For visibility at night

SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES

FRIDAY, 28th April 2017

8:00 – 10:00 AM:  Race Kit Distribution, Banaue Hotel
10:00 – 11:00 AM:  Race Briefing, Banaue Hotel

SATURDAY, 29th April 2017

2:30 AM:  Shuttle Departure, Banaue Hotel
3:00 AM:  Assembly, Awan-igid
3:30 AM:  Final Instructions, Awan-igid
4:00 AM:  Gun Start, Awan-igid
7:00 PM:  Final Cut-off, Banaue Hotel

SUNDAY, 30th April 2017

11:30 AM:  Awarding Ceremonies, Banaue Hotel

GUIDELINES

RACE KIT DISTRIBUTION & BRIEFING

  • All participants must present their medical certificate upon claiming of race kit.
  • NO MEDICAL CERTIFICATE, NO RUN.
  • Mandatory equipment will also be checked.
  • Free food for all 100K and 50K participants during the race briefing.

PRE-RACE REMINDERS

  • The start line will be at Awan-igid.
  • All 50K participants are required to be at the pick-up area (Banaue Hotel) 30 minutes before their shuttle’s departure. Shuttles will begin to depart at exactly 2:30 AM, April 29.
  • Transportation to the start is for official participants only. Each participant must present his/her race bib upon boarding.
  • Luggage deposit will only be accepted at Banaue Hotel.
  • There are no drop bags for the 50K category.
  • Be sure to check-in before the start of the race.
  • Be advised that there are no toilets at the start location.
  • There are parking spaces at Banaue Hotel.