Date and place: June 23. 2019, Bansko, 10 a.m.
Organizers: Bansko Municipality, Marathon Association.
Disciplines: Mountain running race 13km. Mountain biking race 26km. Mountain duathlon 29km.
Racing categories: Men, Women, Junior men and women up to 20, Masters 40+, 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 70.
Track: Start: Hotel Kempinski Grand Arena (995 m alt.); Finish 1 Cycling, interchange – Vihren hut (1950 m alt.) Finish 2 Running and Duathlon – Vihren peak (2914 m alt.) Terrain: Macadam, asphalt, trail. Duathlets should coplete the biking track first, then follow last 3km of the running track.
Refreshment stations:Running – 1. Banderishka polyana (6.3 km, 1600 m alt.), 2. Vihren Hut (10km, 1950 m alt.), 3. Vihren Peak; Cycling – 1. DKP (14 km, 1200 m alt.), 2. Vihren Hut.
Registration: Performed in two steps:
1. A request for participation is submitted HERE until 21.6.2019; For duathlon, please enter as BIKER.
2. A starting fee is paid according to the information received on the application.
Paid until 02.06.2019: 25lv.
Paid from 03.06 until 16.06.2019: 30lv.
Paid from 17.06 until 21.06.2019: 30lv.
Paid on start: 40lv.
Winners of previous events in the Men and Women Chain are exempt from a fee with a request to submit a pre-bid.
Eligibility: Unlimited for physically and mentally healthy people 15 to 75 YO. Participants are required to follow the marking, to observe the road traffic rules and regulations before, during and after the race. All expenses are on the account of the participants.
Rankings and Awards: Individual, in finishing order, separately for runners and cyclists. Cups for winners, medals, material prizes. Prize-giving will be performed periodically at Vihren hut in order of arrival of the winners from the peak without waiting for all graduates.
Kempinski Hotal Grand Arena*****
1 night 98 EUR double room BB for two; 2 nights 123 EUR double room BB for two;
Guest House “Irina Nikulchina” – 15 BGN per night per person in double room, breakfast 5lv;
Complex “Mountain Romance” – 15 BGN per night per person in double room, breakfast 5lv;
Additional information: Luggage transportation is provided for participants from Bansko /start area/ to Vihren hut. At 13:00 h starts transportation of finishers from Vihren hut to Kempinski Spa Hotel in Bansko. Vans with Pirin Run mark shall leave when full. The last van will leave to Bansko with the referees, returning from Vihren peak /finish area/.
Contact: +359885259229 Borislav Pankov
Expect more information here and at the facebook event!