2 of June, 2019 . XVIII ZEGAMA AIZKORRI MENDI MARATOIA Golden Trail World Series
42.195 kilometres / 5,472 metres of accumulated height gain.
2nd of June 2019
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 – Aizkorri – Aketegi). 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: 2nd of June 2019.
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 Aketegi
Minimum altitude: 296m Zegama.
Technical percentage of course: 50% approx.
Time limit: 8 hours.
Closing time of check points: Click the button to see the control time
3 hours, 45 minutes, 08 seconds (Stian Angermund – 2017, masculine ).
4 hours, 34 minutes, 27 seconds ( Maite Maiora Elizondo – 2017, feminine ).
Difficulty: Very high.
Maximum number of participants: 500