The North Face Lavaredo Ultra Trail

21 June 2017 - Newsletter #10
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This is the last pre-race newsletter: pay attention to the final recommendations!

CORTINA SKYRACE

Race bib collection Thursday 22nd of June from 10 am to 4 pm: bring a valid identification document and the confirmation letter from TDS. If you haven’t received the confirmation letter yet, go to the TDS registration page >>, search for your name, type your date of birth in this format yyyymmdd in the password field and click on the icon on the right.
The document displayed is valid as a confirmation of your registration.

Mandatory race equipment
 - camelbag or water bottle holder with a capacity for at least half a litre of liquid
- bib number visible during the entire duration of the race
- anorak
- cup, glass or water bottle (there are no glasses at the refreshment points)
- appropriate footwear
Given the high temperatures forecast, it is advisable to bring a reserve of at least a litre of water.
- Trekking poles are not permitted.

Starting on Thursday 22nd of June at 5 pm in Piazza Dibona: there are no starting grids.

THE NORTH FACE®
LAVAREDO ULTRA TRAIL

Race bib collection on Thursday 22nd of June from 10 am to 6 pm and Friday 23rd of June from 10 am to 7 pm.
WARNING: these times are strict, anyone who comes after 7 pm on Friday will lose their right to participate in the race.

Bring a valid identification document and the confirmation letter from TDS to pick up your race bib. If you haven’t received the confirmation letter yet, go to the TDS registration page >>, search for your name, type your date of birth in this format yyyymmdd in the password field and click on the icon on the right.
The document displayed is valid as a confirmation of your registration.

Mandatory race equipment
- camelbag or water bottle holder with a capacity for at least half a litre of liquid
- emergency blanket
- whistle
- waterproof anorak with hood (preferably in Goretex or similar)
- headlamp with spare batteries
- cup, glass or water bottle
Given the high temperatures forecast, the following material is not obligatory but advisable:
- long sleeved sweatshirt (strongly advised)
- long trousers or trousers that cover the knees
- hat or bandana
- gloves

Starting Friday 23rd June at 11 pm in Piazza Dibona: there will be starting grids for élite athletes (numbers from 1 to 50) and for top runners (numbers from 51 to 100).

Two stretches of the course have been changed with respect to previous editions:
- from lake d’Antorno to Rifugio Auronzo two road crossings will be avoided by taking a new trail
- from Rifugio Croda to Lake d’Ajal, the descent will be along a new trail.
The new stretches of the course are all marked.
The distance and difference in altitude remain substantially unchanged.

CORTINA TRAIL

Race bib collection on Thursday 22nd of June from 10 am to 6 pm, Friday 23rd of June from 10 am to 7 pm, Saturday 24th of June from 6 to 7 am.
Bring a valid identification document and the confirmation letter from TDS to pick up your race bib. If you haven’t received the confirmation letter yet, go to the TDS registration page >>, search for your name, type your date of birth in this format yyyymmdd in the password field and click on the icon on the right.
The document displayed is valid as a confirmation of your registration.

Mandatory race equipment
- camelbag or water bottle holder with a capacity for at least half a litre of liquid
- emergency blanket
- whistle
- waterproof anorak with hood (preferably in Goretex or similar)
- cup, glass or water bottle
Given the high temperatures forecast, the following material is not obligatory but advisable:
- long sleeved sweatshirt
- long trousers or trousers that cover the knees
- hat or bandana
- gloves

Starting on Saturday 24th of June at 8 am in Piazza Dibona: there will be starting grids for top runners (numbers from 2001 to 2050)

A stretch of the course has been changed with respect to previous editions: on the descent to Rifugio Croda from Lago as far as Mortisa.
The new course is all marked.
The distance and difference in altitude remain substantially unchanged.

LIVE TRAIL

If you are participating in the race and are on Facebook, register HERE >>
and every time recorded during the race will be automatically published on your wall!

Live Trail

You can also follow the participants live from home on the Live Trail service >>

WEATHER

Weather updates can be found on the ARPAV site >>

INFORMATION


Write to us (cris@ultratrail.it) ONLY for really urgent issues and if you cannot find answers or solutions in the regulations and other sections of the www.ultratrail.it website.

Thanks for your collaboration.

See you at the starting line: good luck and have fun!

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