Member Update: The Ultra Trail Costa Rica ARENAL VOLCANO
Written by Philippe Bukove from Costa Rica Race. Costa Rica Race is an ATRA corporate single-track member.
A dream trial featuring magnificent scenery with spectacular views!
The UTCR ARENAL VOLCANO (March 12-13th 2016) is a race byway and mountain trails, non-stop, individual participation, which has 5 distances for all profiles of athletes: the débutantes in the trail run and short runners to experienced over long distances and uneven distances.
The Arenal volcano in Costa Rica is located in the district of La Fortuna, San Carlos canton, the province of Alajuela. Has a height of 1,670 meters above sea level. The spectacular nature of the red-hot lava and constancy (from the year 1968) of the activity of the Arenal Volcano, have given him an important place at the global level in the community both as scientific tourism. ARENAL lake, situated at the foot of the ARENAL volcano, with an 85.5 km2 area, a unique place where you will cross the rain forest and tropical mountain.
Five trials await you and now it is time to choose : 80k – 51k – 21k – 10k – 6k. PURA VIDA!
– Date: March 12-13th 2016
– Place: le CASTILLO, Volcán ARENAL, Costa Rica
– Distances: 6km, 10km, 21km, 51km, 80km
– Race Starting Times – March 12th 2016 : 80km: 5:30am – 51km: 6:30am
– Race Starting Times – March 13th 2016 : 21km: 9:00am – 10km: 9:30am – 6km: 9:40am