This is a 34-km out-and-back race, starting from the Barangay Hall of Tinongdan (779 masl) in the Municipality of Itogon, Province of Benguet. The first 1.7km is a downhill run on paved road to the start of the trail (499 masl). From this point, the route to the summit is mostly uphill with a total elevation gain of 1858 meters, and loss of 195 meters. The route will showcase magnificent views of surrounding mountains, including portions of Binga and Ambuklao dams as far away as Pangasinan. The turnaround point will be at the summit of Mt Ugo (2162 masl). The 16.4-km route from the summit to the finish is a mirror image of the route to the summit, and concludes with a 1.7-km (280m vertically) ascent to the finish line at the hall of Barangay Tinongdan.
Event Date: Saturday, February 9, 2013
Location: Mt. Ugo, Brgy. Tinongan Itogon, Benguet
Race Types and Registration Fees:
₱1900 for Philippine residents until January 15
₱2400 until February 8
$60 for foreign entries payable in Baguio on February 8 during kit claim/race briefing.
Registration closes at 7:30pm February 8.
No on-site registration on February 9, 2013.
Pre-register to this race by emailing (1) name, (2) gender, (3) birthdate, (4) mobile number, (5) country represented to email@example.com.
Payment by local residents can be made by depositing the fee to BPI current account number 3191-0473-02 of Philippine Skyrunning Association, Inc. Email scanned deposit slip (with your name) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more details, visit http://www.philskyrunning.com/