Bánovská 100-vka is my next trail running race starting on friday (22 May 2015), 11 p.m.
Bánovská 100-vka is ultra trail race organized in Slovakia with start in Trenčín and Finnish in Bánovce nad Bebravou. This is a race without marked route. Each participant have to pass some number of checkpoints in specific order. After check-in each participant will get the name, elevation, and a brief description (where approximately located) checkpoint 1 (K1), than will choose the most ideal route to get to this point and to find it on a map with a description of a marked point K2 to which it will be enough to find out where it is located K3. Overall, the route will include six compulsory and one optional checkpoint, but in terms of resupplying food and water and recommended for follow-important control point.
Estimated distance of the race is 105 kilometers with ascent of 4900 meters. Of course these parameters can change depending of the route, participant will choose to get to each check point. The cut-off time is 36 hours.