2X2 Race Registration

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2X2 RACE is the only race in Romania that has the complete track at an altitude above 2000 meters, being extremely technical and surely one of the most difficult mountain ultra-marathons in the world.

The course has 45km length and 4200m vertical climb and takes the competitors on the two highest peaks in Romania, Moldoveanu (2544m) and Negoiu (2535m), on top of the spectacular ridge of the Fagaras Mountains.

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Description

2X2 RACE is the only race in Romania that has the complete track at an altitude above 2000 meters, being extremely technical and surely one of the most difficult mountain ultra-marathons in the world.

The course has 45km length and 4200m vertical climb and takes the competitors on the two highest peaks in Romania, Moldoveanu (2544m) and Negoiu (2535m), on top of the spectacular ridge of the Fagaras Mountains.

Competitors will be selected after verifying the minimal acceptance conditions, that emphasize having at least a moderate mountain running experience, to ensure handling the huge physical and mental effort they will endure.

In order to register for 2X2, you must have:

  • finished 2X2 in the previous year, or
  • been a finisher in the first half of the results list of a race of at least 35km length and 1500m positive altitude gain, 18 months or less before the start of 2X2.

For more information regarding the acceptance conditions, please see the regulations.

Limited number of competitors: 200.

Schedule

Friday, 16 August 2019

14:00 – 24:00
own responsibility statement completion
race-kit pick-up21:00 – 21:30
technical meeting

Sâmbătă, 17 August 2019

5:00 – 5:50
acces zona start
verificare echipament6:00
START 2X2 RACE

10:00
închidere CP6 Vârful Moldoveanu (X1)

14:00
închidere CP11 Șaua Capra

16:00
închidere CP13 Lacul Caltun

17:00
închidere CP15 Vârful Negoiu (X2)

20:00
FINISH 2X2 RACE

20:15
festivitatea de premiere

 

Info

Număr concurenți: 200
Data si ora start: 17 august 2019 ora 6:00
Distanța totală: 45km
Diferență pozitivă de nivel: +4200m
Teren: poteca turistica, via ferrata
Nivel dificultate tehnică: ridicat
Puncte control: 19 + FINISH
Puncte alimentare/hidratare/asistență: 4
Record masculin: 6h 13min 45sec – Andrei PREDA – ROU
Record feminin: 9h 15min 23sec – Crina Buzgan – MD

Map

Checkpoints

PUNCTELE DE CONTROL, ALIMENTARE ȘI TIMPII DE ÎNCHIDERE

PunctDistanța parcursă (km)Altitudine (m)D+ cumulată (m)INFOTimp limită (h)
Cabana Paltinu02,0500START
CP1 – Șaua Capra1,32,306239punct control
CP2 – Fereastra Zmeilor4,22,170505punct control
CP3 – Vf. Mircii7,32,471909punct control
CP4 – Podu Giurgiului82,252921apamar
CP5 – Viștea13,82,5271,588punct control
CP6 – Vf. Moldoveanu14,22,5441,639punct control4
CP7 – Viștea14,62,5271,671punct control
CP8 – Podu Giurgiului20,72,2522,126apamar
CP9 – Vf. Mircii21,42,4712,300punct control
CP10 – Fereastra Zmeilor24,52,1702,490punct control
CP11 – Șaua Capra27,42,3062,868punct retragere Cabana Paltinu8
CP12 – Izvor Paltinu29,32,2753,051apamar
CP13 – Lacul Călțun33,22,1353,313punct control
CP14 – Strunga Doamnei34,52,3013,498punct control
CP15 – Vf. Negoiu35,82,5353,728punct control11
CP16 – Strunga Doamnei37,12,3013,783punct control
CP17 – Lacul Călțun38,32,1353,818punct control
CP18 – Izvorul Paltinu41,82,2754,101apamar
CP19 – Șaua Capra43,72,3064,225punct control
Cabana Paltinu45,12,0504,265FINISH apamar14

 

Legendă:

apa– apă, izotonic
mar– punct alimentare