Emperor

UTVV160

Friday, 15 May 2020
start: 18.00
Ajdovščina

Lenghtdistance
160 km
Elevationdescendant
D+/- 7.000 m
Entry feeeuro
115 € 
passage-of-timeTime limit
46 hours
ITRA/UTMB POINTS: 6 WSER100 - 2021
Registrations

Trail description

 

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Emperor UTVV160 is ITRA and UTMB qualifying race 2020. 

Emperor UTVV160 is Western States 100 qualifying race 2021.

Emperor UTVV160 is placed in the area where the Battle of the Frigidus, also called the Battle of the Frigid River (river Vipava and Hubelj), was fought between 5–6 September 394, between the army of the Eastern Emperor Theodosius I and the army of Western Roman ruler Eugenius.

But enough about history, let`s go running, and you will find out many more about this important battle soon...

...and believe us, you will become a true EMPEROR when you finish this race!

Time limits

  • Vitovlje –  S4, 41 km, 12 hours,  (06.00, Saturday)
  • MirenS6, 84 km, 22 hours, (16.00 Saturday)
  • Štjak - S8, 132 km, 37 hours (07.00, Sunday)
  • Finish, 46 hours (16.00, Sunday)

Refreshment & Checkpoints

  • several refreshment stations are located along the trail (see trail profile) with water, energy drinks, sugar, fruit, light food, etc.
  • Drinks, light meals, and a warm meal will also be available for runners at the finish line.
  • The track has several checkpoints.

Obligatory equipment

 

Emperor UTVV160

BIB number always visible

+

Watter botte (camel bag, bottle, soft flask …)

 

+

Survival blanket

+

First aid (bandage, gauze, patch)

+

Wind jacket

+

Whistle

+

Mobile phone

+

Headlamp with spare battery

+

Running shoes

+

Clothing suitable for winter conditions (from -3° C to 30° C), in case of strong wind (speed over 100 km/h)

+

Sun protection

o

Energy food

o

Running poles

o

 

  • +”  Mandatory gears
  • o“.Recommended gears
  • o* Mandatory for slower runners

The obligatory equipment shall be checked at the race number bibs collection. Race number won’t be given if something is missing. If the required equipment is not complete or is not shown by runner, immediate disqualification follows. Random checks shall be made along the race route.

 

Race transportations

  • UTVV 100 Miles: from Vipava (meeting point at main square) to Ajdovščina (start area)

Exact timetables for departures of special buses will be announced later. The last bus will start from Vipava approximately 1 hour 15 minutes before the start of race.

  • Transport of runners who drop out at the control point to the finish area.
  • Transport of personal equipment and transition (UTVV 100 Miles – transition to Miren -S6 and Podnanos - S11)​

Entry Fees

Registration by date 

31.12.2019 28.2.2020 1.4.2020

Individuals

115 €  125 € 140 €

 

 

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Fee includes

  • personalized bib number including RFID time keeping-tag
  • starter pack with gifts
  • drop bags (transitions) for Emperor and Centurion race
  • finish bags (small bags) for all races, clothing bags will be transported from the start to the finish line in Vipava
  • aid stations with a variety of food, approximately every 12 km with drinks and food
  • showers and changing room facilities next to the finish area
  • a hot meal in Vipava
  • massage service next to the finish area
  • roman medal of honor for all finisher at each race
  • medical first aid in the finish area and at specified aid stations
  • finisher’s certificate downloadable from the dedicated online repository
  • live timekeeping, interim times and results
  • a hot meal during the race in Miren (Emperor) and Preserje (Emperor and Centurion)
  • showers and rest area in Miren (Emperor)
  • bus transfers form RACE HQ (Vipava) to all start areas

 

Non-participation and fee refund

VERY IMPORTANT: ANY PARTICIPANT WHO HAS TO CANCEL HIS PARTICIPATION IN CASE OF MEDICAL ISSUE AND WOULD LIKE TO RECEIVE A FEE REFUND,

HAS TO OFFICIALLY REQUEST IT BY EMAILING AT info@utratrail.si

Please bear in mind the following situations:

  • From the moment the registration is paid, the Organization agrees to return 90% of the amount paid by the runner (except bank expenses), if the non-participation is requested and communicated, before the 1st of December 2019.
  • From the 1st of December 2019 until the 12th of February 2020, 70% of the amount paid by the runner, shall be returned.
  • From the 12th of February until the 30th of March 2020, 50% of the amount paid by the runner, shall be returned
  • From the 1st of April on, no amount of money will be returned, no matter the reason why the runner does not finally take part in the race.
  • In the event that the runner does not participate in the race on the 15th or 16th May, for whatever reason, the organization is not obliged to give any souvenir ( neither runner’s bag nor a commemorative T-shirt ) once the UTVV Slovenia 2020 is over.

 

Categories

WOMEN

MEN

up to 35 years up to 35 years
36 to 55 years 36 to 55 years
over 55 years over 55 years

Awards

The first three in all categories will be awarded trophies and prizes.

The organizer reserves the right to make changes.

 

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