TRANSVULCANIA 2017 SELLS OUT ENTRIES FOR 45K-73K RACES: INFO, PHOTOGALLERY AND VIDEOINTERVIEW IDA NILSSON, WINNER 2016.
Trasvulcania 2017 communicated today its has sold out all extra entries made available after the original slots for the 45k & 73k races were exhausted back in December. A waiting list has been opened for those still interested plus there are still registration available for other races within the event, such as the Half Marathon.
At Trailrunningspain.com, together with our sister website in spanish Carrerasdemontana.com we have covered live the Transvulcania ever since 2013, both as runners inside the field as well as reporters following the peloton from start to finish. These 2017 we shall be there again to let you know all about it, before, during and after. Check out with us their latest promotional video herebelow, ad then watch the videointerview with Ida Nilsson the swede that took the 73k victory last year.
TRANSVULCANIA 2017 SELLS OUT 800 ENTRIES FOR ITS 45K MARATHON.
As of today, all places are full in the 45 km Marathon at Transvulcania. The intermediate distance after the better know Ultramarathon, covered up its original 600 registrarions by last December and in less than a month has also sold out the 200 additional places in what the Organization highlights as a first in the history of the race. The Organization has enabled the waiting list to register in the Ultramarathon
From today on, there is yet a waiting list available at the official web page of the event, both for the Ultramarathon and Marathon, since the both races that have reached the full number of runners.
Tomorrow Wednesday JAN-11TH, the list of official registrants will be made public, in order for any claim to be notified through the Technical Secretary ( phone: +34922417323 / email email@example.com).
In the case of the waiting list, no previous prepayment is required but it is still mandatory to fill in the qualifying competition required: In the case of the Ultramarathon, a completed mountain race of at least 40 kilometers will be requested, whereas in the case of the Marathon it will be a minimum 20 kilometers in 18 months prior to the Transvulcania 2017.
The regional Councillor of Sports and Youth , Ascensión Rodríguez, said “The confidence placed by so many riders around the world who choose La Palma and Transvulcania as a must in their sports calendars. Our purpose is to continue improving and growing with the all athletes help who take part in each edition,” she added.
Rodríguez took the opportunity to remind that there are still available numbers for the Half Marathon, 24.28 kilometers, and for the Vertical Kilometer, which will cover 7.6 kilometers. However, he said that “places are selling out quickly so I recomend to confirm the number as soon as possible.”
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