Details of the first stage
Date and place of the first stage
The first stage of international race TransUral will start on 16th of July and finish on 20th of July 2014. The basic camp will be located in Zyuratkul village, Chelyabinsk region, 30 km south-east from the town of Satka. Event Centre will be located on the territory of the recreation Eco Park Zyuratkul. Getting to the basic camp is possible by your own transport or by bus №4 from the bus station Satka. It is also possible to make transfer reservation from Zlatoust to Zyuratkul and back while applying for the race.
Technical information - Racing day (place), length (km), altitude (m)
1st race - Nurgush ridge, 45, 1200
2nd race - Urenga ridge, 45, 1100
3rd race - Iremel ridge, 24, 1000
4th race - Zuratkul ridge, 42, 600
Brief description of racing days
1st day, Nurgush race - a race to the highest point of Nurgush ridge (1406m), the distance passes in the area of Nurgush and Moskal ridges. Start and finish are in the basic camp.
2nd day, Urenga race - distant start, race runs from Zlatoust to Zyuratkul through Urenga ridge with conquest of the 1st (1155 m) and the 2nd tops (1198 m). Start is from M-5 highway, finish is in the basic camp.
3rd day, Iremel race - distant start, race to the second largest peak of the Southern Ural - Iremel mountain (1582m). Race is held in the format of "vertical kilometer". Participants run a distance with the climb of 1km.
Intermediate finish will be located at the mountain peak, finish time is calculated to the overall result. Descent is carried out at your own pace, but limit time has to be kept. Time spent on the way back, is not considered for overall result. Start and finish are in Tyulyuk village.
4th day, Zyuratkul race - 42km marathon along Zyuratkul ridge (1175 m), with a visit to mountain Golaya Sopka (1055m).
Maps of the routes and altitude profiles of the race will be published in additional bulletin.
The race is held in the format of a multiday skyrunning marathon. Race passes along mountain trails and roads of different possibility. Every day participants get maps, indicating distance, altitude and meal points. Allowed age for participants is over 18 years.
Ruls and regulations