Ultra ASIA Race. March 3 – 6, 2025.
Vietnam | 160 km | 4 Days.
North West of Vietnam.
Ultra ASIA takes place in the North West of Vietnam, in the region of Mai Châu, near the Laos border. The event will take place in a very welcoming region with lush vegetation. The route takes you through many rice plantations in mountain landscapes, with some technical trails. You will discover, every day, the Muong minority, and their villages nestled in the hillsides or lost in the valleys. During the event, the group will spend the nights in traditional houses on stilts.
160 km in the lush mountains.
The Ultra ASIA Race is a 160 km foot race in 4 stages, with 6500 meters of positive elevation, and 7500 meters of negative elevation and competitors with have to be self-sufficient. Each competitor must carry a backpack containing the compulsory equipment, food and personal equipment.
Participants must follow the route as marked by the organizers and as indicated on the map given before the race. There are checkpoints located at regular intervals. A technical support and a medical team are present during the whole event.
Competitors who miss the cutoff time (10 hours per stage), can stay in the race. They will be classified according to the kilometers they ran during the event.