The first self-navigation run/ walk is here, because a little adventure only adds to life’s fun! This one is for the beginners as well as for the ultra-runners. This one could make a beginner an ultra-runner or an ultra-Walker! All you need to know is how much can your current fitness levels carry you through this adventure. Be a strategist. Dig your route-finding skills and get set Run/ Walk! It’s a navigational challenge in a familiar trail which you have been running with proper route and directional support since 2012. You will be given location pins of all the 4 checkpoints including the start point. The course is 100% trail. Segment 2 will be toughest in terms of terrain and navigation. It’s time to ‘Explore Aravali Trails on Foot’
- The course of this event has 4 checkpoints and 4 segments, and you have the following options to choose your distance.
- All the checkpoints are along the trails.
- All the checkpoints will also be your refill and refuelling points.
- Total 8 check points including the finish point. 4 checkpoints on the go and 4 on the way back.
- The checkpoints remain the same on the way back.
Segment 1: 0-4Km, distance 4Km, Checkpoint 1 (at 4Km)
Segment 2: 4-8.5Km, distance 4.5Km, Checkpoint 2 (at 8.5Km)
Segment 3: 8.5-12.3Km, distance 3.8Km, Checkpoint 3 (at 12.3Km)
Segment 4: 12.3- 15Km, distance 2.7Km, Checkpoint 4 (at 15Km)
* These are minimum distances between checkpoints. Your actual distance will be longer, since you’ll be running on twisty trails and sometime stray off-trails.
Categories to explore trails-
Minimum age to take part is 14 years.
Walk/ Run up to Checkpoint 1 (Total 8Km, cut off duration 2:30hrs)- 1000/-
Walk/ Run up to Checkpoint 2 (Total 17Km, cut off duration 5:30hrs)- 1000/-
Walk/ Run up to Checkpoint 4 (Total 30Km, cut off duration 7:30hrs)- 1000/-
Last date of registration is 18th Jan
Participants’ Takeaways- Finisher Medal and wholesome breakfast
Warning- Be careful with your navigation between 4Km point & 8.5Km point. There are several confusing paths. Don’t lose focus, this is a relatively simple trail otherwise.
Participants are responsible for their own safety while participating. You are encouraged to carry your cell phone with you as a safety precaution. In case of an emergency contact nearest check point or the control room. The contact details will be made available before the start.
Waiver statement: I affirm and state that I am physically fit and sufficiently trained for participating in the designated race. I have been certified to be physically fit by licensed medical practitioner and agree to indemnify the organizers its agents, employees and associates, the organizing committee and other persons connected to the event against any losses, damages, costs, liabilities, claims or proceedings arising out of any misstatement and/ or misrepresentation made herein.