RACING MADAGASCAR is a trail-type sporting event with stages from 10 km to 42 km in 6 days.
The path has been evaluated by ITRA and offers a cumulated distance of 150 km and 700 m ascending elevation. The stages will be dispatched along:
Stage 1 from Beamalona Waterfall (Close to Anivorano) to Marovato: 20km; 647D+; 755D- ; Time limit 6.00hrs.
Stage 2 from Marovato to Boriravina: 26km; 179D+; 499D- ; Time limit 8.30hrs.
Stage 3 from Boriravina to Ankerika: 27km; 354D+; 353D- ; Time limit: 9.00hrs.
Stage 4 from Ankerika to Ampondrafeta: 42km; 454D+; 470D- ; Time limit: 11.00hrs.
Stage 5 from Ampondrafeta to The Baie des Sakalava: 28km; 164D+; 172D- ; Time limit: 09.00hrs.
Stage 6 from La Montagne des Français to Diégo-Suarez: 10km; 0D+; 0D- ; Time limit: 02.00hrs.
It is an individual speed free competition. The time cut offs to be ranked is limited for each stage – all breaks included – under the condition to register at each checkpoints before cut offs indicated in the Road Book (See article 14). Past these cut offs, competitors won’t be ranked and will be off the race. However, checkpoints cut offs have been calculated in order to allow the competitors to reach the finish accordingly to the Time Limit – including breaks (Rest, eat…).
It is a half self-sufficiency race, the competitors will have to take what they intend to eat or drink on each day. The camp team provides drink water at each checkpoint. Supporters will be fully implied in the event but no assistance is allowed on each stage. Supporters can be taken in charge by camp team during the race to follow the competitors at the start and at the arrival of each stage, and at some checkpoints.
For more information about accessible checkpoints for supporters, refer to www.racing-madagascar.com/en/supporters.
Entry pp R to 23000 / EUR1500
Registration Fee for Racing Madagascar is EUR 1 500 per runner. The payment is to be made after your registration form approval and by EFT thanks to the Bank details available on this page (Bank fees at your charge). Commitment is firm and definitive and includes all services detailed in the General Rules available for Download down this page. In short terms, this fee includes: The bib Logistics (Water supplies, camp putting up and putting down, checkpoints, drop bags transfers) Breakfast, snacks for lunch, dinners on camps and meal for the closing ceremony Accommodation in tents on the camps Security: guarding in camps Medical assistance along the path and on camps Organization Public liability 1 prize for Finishers 50 euros directly diverted to the Handisport Federation of Diego Suarez within the framework of our joint support This fee do not includes: Airplane tickets Breakfast for Monday, 18th of July Accommodation outside the dates of the event: From Monday, 18th to Sunday, 24th of July Visas and vaccines Side activities (Sport, cultural, social…) offered by local providers during free time in the afternoonsEnter Now