Irbis Race

Back August 21, 2021 August 22, 2020 August 24, 2019
August 21, 2021
The event starts at 06:00.

Distance details:
Length 50K+;
Ascent: 2600M+;
Descent: 3300M+;

The highest point (maximum altitude): 4000M ASL ;
Average altitude: 2800M ASL;
Start: August 24 (Saturday) 6:00AM;

The control time for the whole distance is 18 hours (until 00:00 hours on August 25).
Food stations: 3 points (bananas, chocolate, nuts, water, coca-cola): at 7K (before Tourist Pass uphill); at 20K «Krasnaya Polyana»; at 38K Butakovsky Pass.

The race is certified by the International Trail Running Association (ITRA)
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The race has the status of the qualifying race from the International Skyrunning Federation – ‘ISF Qualified Course’
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Points ITRA / UTMB 3 points;
Mountain coefficient 8;
Finisher index 170.

The terrain is mountainous, stiff (rough ground). The route passes in remote area, no cellular coverage.
The race track runs along dirt roads and paths, in some places there are stone debris. On the pass of the Tourists the trail goes through the snow or along the firn. Crampons and other special equipment are not required (for Mandatory equipment see section 7).


Official website

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Information about the event is available in : English Russian

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Irbis Race 50+

August 21, 2021 (Saturday) - 06:00
50 kilometers
2,600 meters
3 ITRA Points
Extreme Forest Mountain Range Mud Snow Trail
The number for participants for the race is capped to 300.

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