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New Balance Cervino Matterhorn X-Trail

07-Jul-2018 Antey Saint André, Aosta, Italy

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55KM / 34Miles
1 Day - 800 Runners

Alternate Distances: 25KM/16M

DIFFICULTY Race Difficulty Advanced  

Entry From €40 EUR

The Cervino Matterhorn X Trails semi self-sufficient race starts in the village of Breuil-Cervinia and offers a 60km ultra run, a shorter distance, and two vertical runs (up and down). The ultra distance has a positive altitude gain of 3,800m.

The aid stations with food and water are located at the following kilometre marks: 7.2km, 13.5km, 15.4km, 23.3km, 29.1km, 31.7km, 36.5km, 40.7km, 44.4km, 49.8, 54.3km and 55.4km.

The first partial cut-off is at the 40.7km checkpoint and the second is at the 44.4km mark. The total cut-off time for the 60K is 16 hours. Runners must ensure their chip is read at all checkpoints. Medical teams will be in attendance.

A medical certificate is required. No support crews are allowed except at the designated aid stations. The compulsory equipment must be carried at all times and spot checks will be carried out.

The race course is fully marked.

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Beginner

Elevation: Very little change < 500 metres. Benign running terrain, not technical.

Suitable for: First ultra runners completing a marathon or doing regular long distance running in the last six months.

Intermediate

Elevation: Increase of up to 1000 metres

Suitable for: Runners who have completed at least one ultra distance race (or similar event) or are doing long distance running (>26 miles) regularly, with elevation shown.

Advanced

Elevation: Increase of up to 1500 metres

Suitable for: Runners who have completed several ultra distances or similar events, or are doing long distance running regularly, with elevation shown.

Expert

Elevation: Increase of up to 2000 metres with some challenging climatic conditions (e.g. ice, snow, humidity or heat) and or technical terrain

Suitable for: Experienced runners who have completed at least regular ultra distances in last 12 months, or are doing regular long distance running (>50 miles) with elevation and conditions shown (where possible). Admission to these races may be subject to evidence of recent qualifying race participation and recent medical examination certificate. Check with the race organiser regarding entry requirements.

Brutal

Elevation: Increase of up to 2000 metres with very challenging climatic conditions (e.g. ice, snow, humidity, heat or at high altitude) and or technical terrain.

Suitable for: Very experienced long distance ultra runners (min 3 years’ experience) or are doing regular long distance running (>50 miles) with elevation and conditions shown (where possible). Admission to these races is often subject to evidence of recent qualifying race participation and recent medical examination certificate. Purchase of specialist kit is often recommended for these races.

Endurance - Multi-activity

Type: An ultra distance race including at least two of the following activities such as running, swimming, cycling, kayaking, skiing and climbing. It may also include different climatic conditions (eg ice, snow, humidity, cold water, mud or heat).

Suitable for: Experienced multi-skilled athletes who have trained for the different activities included in this event. Admission to these races may be subject to receipt of a recent medical examination certificate. Check with the race organiser regarding entry requirements and any specialist equipment required such as a wetsuit, skis or a mountain bike.

Global - Virtual

Type: A virtual race which can be run at any time shown on the dates shown, on any type of terrain in any country.

Suitable for: For runners from beginners to experienced as you choose your own course and challenge based on the guidelines and options set by the virtual race organiser.

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Fordendogs

08:11 09-07-15

Great race with some unbelievable views. Really enjoyed the race with great atmosphere.

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