Race Information

2014ko maiatzak 25, XIII. ZEGAMA-AIZKORRI MENDI MARATOIA
Skyrunner World Series 2014

42.195 kilometres / 5,472 metres of accumulated height gain.
25th of May, 2014
ZEGAMA [Gipuzkoa]

DESCRIPTION

A medium mountain route over the Aratz massif and the Sierra of Aizkorri which includes the four highest peaks in the Basque Autonomous Region ( Aratz – Aitzkorri –Akategi and Aitxuri ). From the town of Zegama ( 296m) it is climbed up to the high of Otzaurte (652m ) and then, from the mountain pass mentioned before, a route along paths and mountain tracks of great natural beauty. It combines forests, principally beech, with steep rocky slopes and high grazing land. It is very technical and with a high level of difficulty.

Date: 25th of may, 2014
Start and finish: zegama ( guipúzcoa ) –09:00 start.
Total length: 42.195 km.
Control points: 14
Refreshment points: 13
Flying sprint: aizkorri ( 22.58 km )
Accumulated height gain: 5.472 metres
Maximum altitude: 1.551m aitxurri
Minimum altitude: 296m zegama.
Technical percentage of course: 70% approx.
Climate: medium mountain, possibilities of intense heat, strong winds, fog or rain.
Time limit: 8 hours.
Closing time of check points: Click the button to see the control time

Control Km Time Time limit
1 Otzaurte Km 7 10:10h 70min
2 Atabarreta Km 13.5 11:20h 140min
3 Aratz Km16.1 12:00h 180min
4 Sancti Spiritu Km 19.6 12:15h 195min
5 Aitxuri Km 23.20 13:30h 270min
6 Oltze Km 26.60 14:25h 325min
7 Urbia Km 28.50 14:50h 350min
8 Itzubiaga Km 32.30 15:30h 390min
9 Moano Km 34.20 16:00h 420min
10 Oazurtza Km 37.80 16:30h 450min
11 Zegama Km 42.20 17:00h 480min

Records:
3 hours, 54 minutes, 18 seconds (rob jebb, masculine ).
4 hours, 38 minutes, 19 seconds ( emanuela brizio, feminine ).
Difficulty: very high.
Maximum number of participants: 450