The ultra marathon “TransUral Duracell — Run longer” will take place from 12-19 August in the INTA district of the Komi Republic. About it reported in a press release sent to the editors”.ru” on Friday, August 10.
The 50-kilometer route of the race passes through the highest point of Ural mountains — mount Narodnaya (1 895 meters), on the border of two continents — Europe and Asia. In competition will take part the HLS-influencer and blogger Basil Smolny. “I’ve never run more than seven miles at a time! And then I was offered a part in the marathon for as much as 50 kilometers, and even in the Subpolar Urals with the ascent of the mountain folk, — said Vasily. — To this race you need to be prepared mentally and technically”. In your Instagram account you posted a proposal on joint participation in the race, and chose one of their podeschi named Pauline, with experience of marathon races, which will run along with him.
TransUral — Russia’s first international multi-day mountain ultra-marathon (trailrunning). The competition is held in 2014. At each stage participants run through the route along the border of Europe and Asia different parts of the Ural mountains — on the South (2014), Middle (2015), North (2016) and Subpolar (2017 and 2018) the Urals. The race format provides for the opportunity to participate not only professional athletes, but also lovers of active rest, which can select the available distance during multi-day competitions. Sponsor of the competition is a producer of alkaline batteries in the Duracell company.
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