The Ultra Cavalls del Vent 2012 will start tomorrow at 9h from Baga, and the winner is expected back in town around 18h, taking around 9 hours to complete the circular mountain trip. Race favorites read like a who is who of the sport these day with Kilian Jornet, Anna Frost, Anton Kupricka, Tófol Castanyer, Joe Grant, Miguel Heras, Dakota Jones, Nuria Picas, Emma Roca and Terry Conway among others. Weather is expected to be rainy and cold, which will put on an extra toughness on the race for all. ¡Fuerza!
Ultra Cavalls del Vent, September 29th/30th. Race details.
The race is bringing together this year many of the best trail running athletes of the world to celebrate this Ultra Cavalls del Vent (Salomon Nature Trails) race held in Spain at the regional natural park of Cadí-Moixero. In its fourth year, the Ultra Cavalls del Vent stars also as one of the events of the Skyrunner World Series.
The course for this 2012 edition covers 85 km and exceeds 12,000 accumulated vertical meters in the privileged natural environment of the Cadi-Moixeró national park.
Cavalls de Vent 2012 Program (28-29sep)
Friday September 28th
17:00 – 20:00 Distribution of the race bibs and material checking.
20:00 Race Briefing
ANTON KRUPICKA interviewed at the Cavalls del Vent briefing
NURIA PICAS, interviewed at the Cavalls del Vent briefing
Saturday September 29th
06:00 – 08:00 Distribution of the race bibs and material checking.
09:00 Race start.
09:05 – 10:15 Distribution of the Ultra Cavalls del Vent XS, race bibs.
10:30 Start of the Junior races.
13:00 Estimated time of arrival for first of the Cavalls de vent XS.
18:00 Estimated time of arrival for winner of Ultra Cavalls del Vent 2012
Sunday September 30th
09:00 End of Ultra Cavalls del Vent.
10:30 Prize-giving ceremony
RACE COURSE CAVALLS DEL VENT
FURTHER INFO ABOUT TRAIL RUNNING & RUNNERS FROM SPAIN.