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Galicica Ultra - 60K 3,200D+


The iconic St. Naum Monastery on the south side of the Lake Ohrid is the starting point of Galicica Ultra - a 60k trail race with 3,200 meters elevation gain. Begininig with the early morning tranquility of Crn Drim river springs, the route follows the main ridgeline taking on trails and dirt roads in the heart of Galicica National Park all the way to the finish line down by Ohrid town square.

The first ascent towards KOTA F10 should not be underestimated. Once reached, the spectacular scenery along the route definitely compensate for all the effort and remains long in the memory - captivating landscapes of both Lake Prespa and Lake Ohrid, an UNESCO heritage region.

Galicica Ultra

60K // 3,200D+

start>>>18 SEPTEMBER 2021, 07:30
length>>>59,5 km
ascent>>>3,240 m D+
descend>>>3,240 m D-
time limit>>> 15,5 h
aid stations>>>5
mtn. points>>>7
itra>>> 3 points

Technical info

A good physical condition and some experience in trail running are essential for successfully completing Galicica Ultra 60K. In addition, as a participant you must be able to compete in the race in a partial self-sufficiency according to the ethics of trail running.

Start Date & Time

18 September 2021 at 07:30

19 September 2021 at 00:00 (Time limit 15.5 hrs)

Women & Men Seniors 18-49 years (1st, 2nd, 3rd place)
Women & Men Seniors I 50-59 years (1st, 2nd, 3rd place)
Women & Men Seniors II 60+ (1st, 2nd, 3rd place)

Registration fee
1800 ден. (до 31.03.2021) // 2400 ден. (до 31.08.2021)
EUR 30 (until 31.03.2021) // EUR 40 (until 31.08.2021)

Elite athletes / Influencers

We love to support talent. If you think you have what it takes to be at the top of the field (and podium) in one of the Ohrid Ultra-Trail® races, we’d love to hear from you. We suggest an ITRA Performance index above 700 for men, and 550 for women. Contact us by email at race@ohridultratrail.com by August 31st, 2021 at the latest.
If you are an enthusiastic and influential member of the outdoor and trail running community and can help spread the word about how great the Ohrid Ultra-Trail® experience is, please get in touch and tell us about yourself.

Maximum number of participants
60 runners

Mandatory equipment
See details in Race Regulations
>>Mobile phone, insert emergency numbers, fully charged battery
>>Personal drinking cup (at least 15cl). No drinking cup will be available at the aid stations
>>Bottles or camel bag, with a water reserve of 1 ltr (at least)
>>Survival blanket / heatsheet
>>Solid food reserve
>>Waterproof jacket (like Gore-Tex) with hood
>>Warm clothing (long-sleeved shirt)
>>Adhesive elastic band, suitable for making a bandage or strapping (min 100 cm x 6 cm)
>>Hat, cap or bandana

GPS files
>> Download KML track to plan your race strategy in Google Earth
>>Download GPX track in your smartwatch or mobile navigation application

Time Limits
14:00 Prevoj
20:00 Letnica
23:00 Finish

All participants MUST LEAVE the check-point before the time limit, regardless of the arrival time at the check-point.

Qualification points for finishers
3 points ITRA, UTMB Qualifier 50K

There are designated zones for supporters at most aid stations. Some can be reached by car, others only by 4x4 vehicle or MTB, and some check points only on foot. By consulting the race timetable, your supporters are able to reach several aid stations/check points on your race day.

Services Provided
Race Route Markings, Time-keeping, 10 Intermediate Time Check-points, Safety Management, Emergency phone number, Paramedic and Massage services, Dressing Room, 5 refreshment points, Race gift t-shirt, Race gift bag, Finisher Medal, Traditional food meal, Finisher beer, transport to start (St.Naum), Expo Village.

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