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General Information


 The race


 

Ultra-Trail® Guaraní is a non-stop race and nature trails linking the four main paths within the National Park of Ybyturuzú (red trail, trail yellow, orange and blue trail path) of individual participation and has distances for all profiles of athletes, from beginners to trail running and middle distance runners to experienced ultramarathoners over long distances and slopes.

Ultra-Trail® Guaraní is synonymous of a majestic nature. The impressive Ybyturuzú Hills (in spanish) or Yvytyrusu ( in guarani) is constituted by a series of hills lying between Guaira and Caazapá departments of the Republic of Paraguay. Today is one of the main areas of conservation eastern region and is home to both the highest peak (Tres Kandú Hill, 842 m) as one of the jumps higher water, the Salto Suizo, 40 meters high.

Distances are: 10, 22, 50 and 100 kilometers.

The start line for all distances will be the town square of the City of Melgarejo, in the district of Independencia in the department of Guaira 27 kilometers from the capital Villarrica and 175 kilometers from Asunción - Paraguay

The event will be held on Saturday, June 9, 2018.

 


Schedule


 

Thursday, June 07th - The Countdown Begins

 | 17:00 a 21:00 |
- Race Registration
- Package pick up
Turista Roga - Parque del Guaira - Blas Garay Route Km. 165

 

Friday, June 08th

 | 10:00 a 21:00 |
- Race Registration
- Package pick up
Turista Roga - Parque del Guaira - Blas Garay Route Km. 165

 

Briefing
15:00 - 100k
17:00 - 50k
18:00 - 10k y 22k
Turista Roga - Parque del Guaira - Ruta Blas Garay Km. 165.

 

| 14:30 a 20:30 |
- Drop Bag Delivery  the posts of total attendance.
Turista Roga - Parque del Guaira - Blas Garay Route Km. 165.

 

Saturday, June 09th

 | 02:10 |
Athletes transport - 100k.
Athletes reception and bags. 

04:00 | Start 100k
06:00 | Start 50k
08:00 | Start 22k
10:00 | Start 10k 

The start at all distances will be the Municipal Plaza in Melgarejo, in the Independencia City , 27 kilometers from  Villarrica city.

| 11:00 a 15:00 |
Bags Return. 

| 14:00 |
Awards to 10k and 22k.
Municipal Park of Malgarejo, Independencia

 

Sunday, June 12th

 | 12:00 |
Awards to 50k and 100k
Turista Roga - Parque del Guaira - Blas Garay Route Km. 165.

 

| 08:00 a 18:00 |
Bags Return.

 

| 08:00 a 18:00 |
Athletes support.

 

  


Qualifying Races


 

Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc®
Ultra-Trail® Guaraní qualifies for participation in UTMB® 2019 and 2020. The 100-kilometer and 50-kilometer races are scoring for UTMB®. The points established by the UTMB Organization will be announced in a timely manner.

 

 

 

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