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Fri 10 Jul 2020 - Sun 12 Jul 2020

Ultra Sierra Nevada

Granada, Granada
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ULTRA SIERRA NEVADA is a 100 kilometer mountain race of continuous ascent along trails and roads from Granada to Pico Veleta and the Pradollano Ski Resort. It has a slope of 6,060m + and 4,590 m-. With semi-self-sufficiency, it has a maximum time of 25 hours. The maximum number of bib numbers available is 450.

TRAIL SIERRA NEVADA is the medium version of the ULTRA SIERRA NEVADA. It shares with it the itinerary, control points and supplies for the 62 kilometers that pass from the town of Beas de Granada to the first pass through Pradollano, where the Goal of the three modalities will be installed. It has a difference of 3,710m + and 2,650m-. With a semi-self-sufficiency character, it has a maximum time to complete the tour of 15 hours. The maximum number of bib numbers available is 450.

Travel

The test has 3 modalities

  • Ultra

100 km of route that will start at 00:00 at night from Friday 12 to Saturday 13 July in the center of Granada at the foot of the Alhambra. Once there, the tour will go to the Dehesa del Generalife and, after continuing through the Darro river basin, reach the town of Beas. Once there, the route heads towards Quentar and then goes to the town of Güejar-Sierra. Once there, the most demanding section of the test begins; the climb to Sierra Nevada. 40 kilometers in which you will have to overcome a drop of more than 2,500 meters to reach the roof of the race at the foot of Pico Veleta at 3,100 meters of altitude. From there a considerable descent will lead to the goal installed in the Pradollano Ski Resort, at 2,100 m altitude.

  • Trail

Distance designed for those who do not want a circuit as demanding as the Ultra, and which has a 62 km route between Beas de Granada to Pradollano, where the goal of the 3 categories is found. The test starts on Saturday July 13 at 05:00 h and has a maximum time of 15h; It has a cumulative positive elevation of 3710 meters and negative of 2650 meters.

  • Marathon

Reduced version of the test that has a 40 km route, which starts in the town of Quentar, and arrives in Pradollano.

The modality will start at 07:00 and will have a maximum of 10 hours to complete. The accumulated positive difference is 2,730 meters and negative is 1,450 meters.

Services

  • Drink
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  • T shirt
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe
  • Massage
  • Medals
  • Photography

Program

THURSDAY, JULY 9

17:00 - 20:00 (PRADOLLANO) Collection of bibs, chips and bag of the runner for registered in the ULTRA, TRAIL and MARATHON.

FRIDAY JULY 10

12:00 - 19:00 ( PRADOLLANO) Collection of race numbers, chips and bag of the runner for registered in the ULTRA, TRAIL and MARATHON.

18:00 ( PRADOLLANO) Presentation Spain Ultra Cup

21:00 - 22:30 (GRANADA) Collection of race bibs, chips and bag of the runner for registered in the ULTRA, TRAIL and MARATHON.

22:30 Opening of accesses to the Exit for the runners of the ULTRA SIERRA NEVADA in the Paseo del Salón, Granada

23:00 DEPARTURE ULTRA SIERRA NEVADA !!

Saturday, July 11

4:30 Opening of access to the output for runners TRAIL in the Plaza of the City of Beas de Granada

05:00 SIERRA NEVADA TRAIL OUT !!

6:00 Opening access to Exit for marathon runners in the Plaza of the City of Quéntar

7:00 MARATHON 'SIERRA NEVADA OUT !!

11:00 anticipated first entry corridor MARATHON

11:10 anticipated first entry corridor ULTRA

11:30 anticipated first entry corridor TRAIL

17:00 End Meta Marathon

20:00 Close Meta Trail

20:00 Awards Ceremony Ceremony

23:59 Close Meta Ultra

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