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2019 Pre-registration for the UTMR Ultramarathons

Please read this information carefully before proceeding to the registration form

 

This is the information for you to complete your pre-registration for the 2019 UTMR 100 km 3 Passes and 170 km Ultra Tour.

Please read carefully and then complete the pre-registration form linked at the bottom of this page.

 

My memories of this beautiful course will last a lifetime! Thank you for having shared this epic, stunningly beautiful, brutally difficult but immensely rewarding route with the running community!  A special word of thanks to your amazing volunteers of course: they worked harder than any of us runners and made ALL the difference to our enjoyment of the event… Eric van Castor, 2016 Ultra

 

Registration Information

These are tough and challenging long distance races on high alpine trails. We want you to have fun and enjoy your journey so we need to check that you do have sufficient experience to cope with the demands of the terrain and to look after yourself under all possible conditions.

Selection will be made on a first come first served basis, subject to having the necessary experience (see below). The organisation will reserve a few wild card places to be allocated at its discretion.

Required experience

100 km Ultra
  • completion of running race in mountain terrain of a distance of at least 80 km AND requiring at least six hours of night running, from 1 January 2016 onwards

OR

  • completion of the UTMR stage race AND completion of a running race in mountain terrain requiring at least six hours of night running, from 1 January 2016 onwards
170 km Ultra Tour

Completion of a 100 mile race in mountain terrain, from 1 January 2016 onwards

similar to  (but not limited to) the races listed below

OR

  • significant mountain experience such that you can convince us you can comfortably complete the full Ultra Tour, and that you can cope with the demands of the terrain under all possible weather conditions and still have some fun 

If you don’t have a finish at a hundred mile mountain race you think you have sufficient experience then please add your reasons in the pre-registration form and write directly to info@ultratourmonterosa.com to explain your situation.

REGISTRATION COST

100 km Ultra 3 Passes

Registration Fee: 185 euros

The registration fee includes:

  • Transfer of baggage (one bag of 70 litres / 15kg only) from Gressoney to Grächen
  • Awesome On race t-shirt (value ~68 euros)
  • 1 start number and race chip (official timekeeping)
  • GPS tracking
  • Checkpoints offering refreshment (food and drink)
  • Transfer of one drop bag per runner to the checkpoint Macugnaga
  • Finisher’s gift (for official finishers)
  • Post race celebration meal in Grächen
170 km Ultra Tour

Registration Fee: 296 euros

The registration fee includes:

  • Awesome On race t-shirt (value ~68 euros)
  • 1 start number and race chip (official timekeeping)
  • GPS tracking
  • Checkpoints offering refreshment (excellent food and drink)
  • Baggage storage in Grächen (if required)
  • Transfer of four drop bags per runner to the checkpoints in Zermatt, GressoneyAlagna and Macugnaga
  • Finisher’s gift (for official finishers)
  • Post race celebration meal in Grächen

Race registration and equipment check

100 km Ultra 3 Passes

Race registration will take place in Gressoney on Thursday 5 September 2019 between 1430 and 1930 hrs. This is mandatory.

Your race number and timing chip will be given to you on:

  • presentation of photographic ID (passport, identity card)
  • check of obligatory equipment

Please note that without the obligatory equipment you will not be allowed to start the race. This is for your safety. Please come prepared!

170 km Ultra Tour

Race registration will take place in Grächen on Wednesday 4 September 2019 between 1430 and 1930 hrs. This is mandatory.

Your race number and timing chip will be given to you on:

  • presentation of photographic ID (passport, identity card)
  • check of obligatory equipment

Please note that without the obligatory equipment you will not be allowed to start the race. This is for your safety. Please come prepared!

Finalised race information and schedule

Detailed, finalised information about the race will be available by 1st August

  • route information, gps and profile
  • checkpoints -location, time barriers and services (food, drink, first aid)
  • day-to-day race schedule

Insurance

Each race participant must have personal accident insurance sufficient to cover the cost of search and evacuation in Italy and Switzerland. The insurance policy must be valid at least for the duration of the race.

N.B. Helicopter evacuations in Italy and Switzerland are not free of charge. The choice of evacuation will depend exclusively on the organisation which will prioritise the participant’s security.

It is advised that you also take out a normal travel insurance to cover cancellation of accommodation / shuttle etc.

Cancellation

For cancellation:

  • before 1st May – 50% refund (excluding charges) or deferral to 2019 (excluding charges).
  • between 1st May and 1st July – 25% refund (excluding charges).
  • after 1st July no refund is possible.

No exchange of race number is possible.

Your medical form

To validate your registration you must supply a medical certificate by 1st July. The medical certificate can be downloaded here.

Upload your medical form directly via this form.

Rules and terms

The rules and regulations can be found here. The terms and conditions can be found here.

Please read carefully. On submission of your registration form you confirm that you have read, understood and accepted.

Follow the link below to pre-register

Pre-registration form

Follow the link below to pre-register

Pre-registration form

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