Czechia Backyard Ultra Run 2023
The first official ultra-running race with the theme “Run as far as you can”
Date: 17th November 2023
Start: at 10 a.m.
Start location and background:
Holešov Castle park https://goo.gl/maps/brdKXeVkDxSSmXbG7
Holešov swimming pool area https://mapy.cz/s/guzavepeco
Route: a circuit 6.7056 km long around the castle park in Holesov, https://mapy.cz/s/puhudedugo
Competitors will run a 6.7056 km loop every hour until only one person is standing. You have one hour to finish the loop once it has started. If you finish a loop within the hour, you may start the next hour´s loop provided you are in the start corral when the next hour starts. If you do not finish within the hour, you are out of the race and considered a DNF.
Except for restrooms, competitors may not leave the course until each loop is completed. There is forbidden personal aid during a loop, trekking poles and other artifical aids.
Each loop starts precisely 1 hour after the last. Warning will be given 3, 2 and 1 minutes prior to start. All competitors will start at the bell (no late starts).
The winner is the last person to complete a loop. All others are technically DNF. If no runner can complete one more loop than anyone else, there is no winner.
Entry fee: 990,- CZK (until 31.8.2023), 1.390,- CZK (until 31.10.2023), 1.690,- CZK (until 10.11.2023)
The number of competitors is limited to a maximum of 100 runners.
The Entry fee includes:
- personalized starting number with the number of laps completed
- commemorative medal
- snack: 3x soup (meat broth), cheese, salami, bread, nuts, chocolate, salt, fruit, tea, ionic drink, coffee.
- live streaming
- prize for the winner
- a medic
- shower, toilets
- constant supervision.