Trail profile: the Natura Trail Race is part of the Virgen Forest Trail, one of seven mountain trail races.
The aim of the races is to sensitize all participants (runners, supporters, spectators and volunteers) towards environmental protection, to offer all participants the opportunity to experience the unique ecosystem of the region and participate in its protection and conservation.
The event gives athletes the chance to discover their personal limits and enhance their will to overcome obstacles and deal with difficulties; encourage less experienced athletes to participate in ultra trails and thus help combat stereotypes and prejudices while enhancing the spirit of sport; offer all participants the chance to experience the incomparable beauty and the special tradition of the land of Paranesti.
The Natura Trail Race is a Qualifying race, assigning 3 points in the UTMB evaluation index.
Trail profile: Ultramarathon, altitude profile of 4 500 m.
Competitors’ profile: Athletes with considerable experience in similar races (at least, two finished 40km races).