Penyagolosa Trails 2016: registration dates

Last updated: 02-Jun-17

By Elsa Trujillo

Penyagolosa Trails Sport HG in Spain has just announced the registration dates for its 2016 ultra trail categories: Marató i Mitja (MiM) and Ultra Castelló Penyagolosa (CSP).

Both events take place on the weekend of 23-24 April for 2016.

Online registration for both events will open on 11 December 2015.

CSP (118km)

CSP has a 30 hour cut-off. It has an accumulated ascent of 5,439m and descent of 4,227m.

Direct registration opens on 11 December 2015 and closes as soon as 600 runners have registered.

MiM (63km)

MiM has a 15 hour cut-off with an accumulated ascent of 3,045m and descent of 1,833m.

Pre-registration through their website opens on 11 December 2015 and ends on 30 December 2015. The 1500 runners will be selected by a public notary on 8 January 2016.

Both are semi self-sufficient races held in the province of Castellón, on Spain’s Mediterranean coast and runners climb from sea level to an altitude of 1280m to the finish line at the Sanctuary of Sant Joan de Penyagolosa.

You can find more information at Penyagolosa Trails.

Have you run this race in the past? Please share a review with all RunUltra members by posting your experience here.

"Registration opens on 11 December 2015"

Like what you read?

Click here to sign up for more

Related news

Latest news

MIUT 85k Race Report

MIUT 85k Race Report I want to share my experience of the MIUT 85k as a novice Ultra-Runner – what my background is, how I prepared, how

Read More »

SEARCH

Filters

Distance
Distance - slider
0KM500KM
Entry Fee
Entry Fee - slider
010000

DATE SEARCh

Date Range

Global - Virtual

Elevation

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.

Endurance - Multi-activity

Elevation

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.

Brutal

Elevation

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

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 receipt of a recent medical examination certificate. Purchase of specialist kit is often recommended for these races.

Expert

Elevation

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

Suitable for

Experienced runners who have completed at least 4 ultras 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 receipt of a recent medical examination certificate. Check with the race organiser regarding entry requirements.

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.

Intermediate

Elevation

Increase of up to 1000 metres

Suitable for

Runners who have completed at least one ultra in last 6 months or are doing long distance running (>26 miles) regularly, with elevation shown.

Beginner

Elevation

Very little change < 500 metres

Suitable for

First ultra event. Runners completing a marathon or doing regular long distance running (>26 miles) in the last 6 months.