START is a mountain competition that takes place in Apuseni Natural Park, Transylvania. Its goal is to support a healthy and active lifestyle of all people through the perfect blend of sports, culture and fun. Thus, the Atletic Cluj Sports Club aims to combine the outdoor movement with the participation in SMIDA JAZZ FESTIVAL, contributing by means of this event to the concept of “Sport & Fun”.
Competitors at the Smida Trail Run – 26 Km will go through a route covering forest road sections, road for tractors, paths and paved roads and will be properly signposted.
Competitors at the Adventure Run and IT and Innovation Run – 11 km will run on a track covering a forest road, a track for tractors, paths and a paved road and will be properly signposted.
Family Run contestants will run through a 1.5 kilometer gemstone trail in the Smida Settlement.