Racing Madagascar


Jul 19, 2016 at 8:15 AM

Racing Madagascar


Diego Suarez


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Entry Fee $1685
(Lowest or Early Registration)

Prize Money: no


  • 150K

Type: Trail

Percent of the course on un-paved trails: 100%

First Year of the Event: 2016


RACING MADAGASCAR is a trail-type sporting event with stages from 9 km to 44 km on 6 days. The path has been evaluated by ITRA and offers a cumulated distance of 150 km on average and 700 m ascending elevation. The stages will be dispatched along: -Tuesday, the 19th of July, 2016 – Stage 1 from Beamalona Waterfall (Close to Anivorano) to Marovato: 19 km; 560 D+; 560 D- ; Time limit 3 hrs. -Wednesday, the 20th of July, 2016 – Stage 2 from Marovato to Boriravina: 20 km; 150 D+; 460 D- ; Time limit 3 hrs. -Thursday, the 21st of July, 2016 – Stage 3 from Boriravina to Ankerika: 20 km; 70 D+; 190 D- ; Time limit: 3 hrs. -Friday, the 22nd of July, 2016 – Stage 4 from Ankerika to Ampondrafeta: 44 km; 300 D+; 310 D- ; Time limit: 6 hrs. -Saturday, the 23rd of July 2016 – Stage 5 from Ampondrafeta to The Baie des Sakalava: 30 km; 120 D+; 130 D- ; Time limit: 4.30 hrs. -Sunday, the 24th of July 2016 – Stage 6 from La Montagne des Français to Diégo-Suarez: 9 km; 70 D+; 40 D- ; Time limit: 1.30 hrs. It is an individual speed free competition. The time cut offs to be ranked is limited for each stage – all breaks included – under the condition to register at each checkpoints before cut offs indicated in the Road Book. Past these cut offs, competitors won’t be ranked and will be off the race. However, checkpoints cut offs have been calculated in order to allow the competitors to reach the finish accordingly to the Time Limit – including breaks (Rest, eat…). It is a Full-self-sufficiency race, the competitors will have to take what they intend to eat or drink on each day. The camp team provides drink water at each checkpoint. Supporters will be fully implied in the event but no assistance is allowed on each stage. Supporters can be taken in charge by camp team during the race to follow the competitors at the start and at the arrival of each stage, and at some checkpoints.


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Held on Jul 19, 2016

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