December 2012 : Ultramarathons Calendar

02 Dec 2012 01:00
Jean-Loup Fenaux

Here is a selection of Ultramarathons organized in December 2012 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.

Ultramarathons selection

Texas Trail 50 Mile Run
Credit : CJ TravelTips

USA – Texas – Saturday December 1, 2012 – 07:00
The race is run on a wide singletrack trail which should allow the runners to run the whole course. It starts with a 6.7 loop and continues with two loops around Lake Raven and its alligators.
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Boavista Ultramarathon – 150 km
Credit : niall62

Cape Verde – Saturday December 8, 2012
The Boavista island in Cape Verde offers a great playing field with desert and breath taking ocean views. It may be in december, the average temperature are still very hot (27°C) with really low humidity. This year, the race is celebrating its 10th anniversary.
More info…

Deception Pass 50K
Credit : Chas Redmond

USA – Washington – Saturday December 8, 2012 – 08:00
The race which is run on singletrack trails in the Deception Pass State Park on Whidbey Island, offers different sceneries to the runners: old forests, beach front, “mountain” tops and grassy seaside banks along the Puget Sound.
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A few interviews about races held during the month of December have already been published in this blog. Check them out.