We have been ready for the vacation spot and date for a number of months for this new method for the World Trail and Mountain Running Championships unified in one place and on the identical time.
It is lastly Thailand and town of Chiang Mai, which can host these Championships from November 11 to 14, 2021.
The occasion will function 40km and 80km path races, basic mountain races for seniors and juniors, in addition to a vertical mile.
A primary in Asia after 10 years in Europe
They change the world championships beforehand organized by the WMRA (mountain working) and IAU / ITRA (path).
Located 700 km north of Bangkok, on the banks of the Ping River, Chiang Mai is the most important vacationer web site in northern Thailand due to its unimaginable landscapes. The mountainous surroundings and the attraction for out of doors sporting occasions make it the best location to host the very first mixed world championships.
This new international occasion is designed to draw the very best elite mountain and path runners, and to supply them the chance to compete on the identical programs.
The official title of the occasion can be ” 2021 Amazing Thailand World Mountain & Trail Running Championships“.
Championships calendar :
=> Thursday 11 November – Opening ceremony
=> Friday 12 November – 40 km path run, adopted by vertical uphill runs in the night
=> Saturday 13 November – 80 km path race
=> Sunday November 14 – Classic mountain races for seniors and juniors
All races can be run in accordance with World Athletics Technical Rules, with remaining particulars of the course to be confirmed in early 2021:
By Fred Bousseau – December 2020