This competence will be endorsed by the AAU and the quality certificate (to be confirmed) granted by the IAU. This certificate attests that the race complies with the international rules in force for this type of competition. The brands achieved will be included in the national and international ranking.
For the first time, this type of Ultramarathon race will be raced in Santiago del Estero and in the NOA region, which, when endorsed by national and international bodies, will allow competitors to seek the minimum and direct mark to race in Greece the Sparthatlón, the mother of the ultramarathon. This race requires, in order to be in the draw, a mark of 100 kms in less than 10 hours or 180 kms in 24 hours. Both can be achieved at this event.
The format that this event will have will be an ultramarathon for time. Race times will be 6, 12 and 24 hours.
The circuit will be the International Thermal Autodrome of Río Hondo.
The start date and time will be the 18th of August 2018, from 8:00 hs.
The place, Termas de Rio Hondo, Santiago del Estero.
Accreditation and delivery of kits to runners on August 17th (place to be confirmed)
There will be technical talks and carb dinner, on August 17th 20:00 hs
The categories will be:
19 to 29 years 50 to 54 years old
30 to 34 years 55 to 59 years old
35 to 39 years 60 to 64 years old
40 to 44 years 65 to 69 years old
45 to 49 years 70 years and older.
The award will be by categories and general, both for ladies and gentlemen.