Dublin 2 Belfast Ultra

27th March 2020

This years route can be found here

and you can follow the runners by tracking them .all you need is their number ,then follow the number on the map. 

It can also be found on our Facebook page, just click on the link ,then enlarge it and follow everyone. 

this years medal

Date

27th March 2020

Start - 12 noon Belfast Europa Hotel
Finish - St James gate Dublin
Cut Off - 36 hrs time limit
Distance -  173km
Limited - open

Event Fee -  £90.00 with no crew

                      £75.00 with own crew

Trackers

Trackers must not be turned off. The SOS button should only be pressed in the case of an emergency.  in the case of retirement trackers must be handed in or sent back to atlasrunning at 27 Lough road ,Ballywollen, Crossgar Downpatrick BT30 9dt N.Ireland . If you lose the tracker you will have to pay the company we hire them from to replace it.

Check points
We are hoping to have a check points every 10 miles . along the route.so we are looking for people to man check points along the way , if you are able to we will donate money to a charity of your choice ,or give you it, to do what ever with it.


Drop bags

competitors are aloud 2 drop bags. bags must be marked with  your name and race number 
Drop bag 1 is at 40 miles 
Drop bag  2 is at 70 miles
Please do not keep valuables in drop bag.
Drop bag can only be reclaimed at these points and at the finish.

Cut Offs

There is 2 cut offs 
40 miles - 12 midnight
70 miles - 12 noon

Finish     -  36 hrs
Any competitor not reaching these checkpoints before the  cut off will be withdrawn from the event.

First Aid

There is medical cover for this event.  In the case of an emergency press the SOS  button on the tracker and phone 999.  Someone from race HQ will come and find you.

Support Crews

We welcome supporters and race crews.  If your crew is in a vehicle  the competitor  can only get in the vehicle for warmth rest and nourishment.  But if the vehicle moves you will be disqualified.  If a crew member gets out of a vehicle they must wear a hi viz top.

pacers

Pacers  are  not allowed , only people that can pace you are those that are competitors themselves.

Night-Time

It is the competitors and their crews own responsible to stay visible at night time - hi viz / head torch etc must be used.
 

Race Numbers
Race numbers must be worn on front at all times as you will be marked off as you pass each check Point. 

Retiring

All competitors must notify race HQ immediately on retiring.or if you drop behind a schedule in line with a cut off time. Which will mean automatic retirement. 
In the case of retirement try and get to a checkpoint where we can try and give you left to the nearest station or the finish. 

Compulsory Kit

All competitors must carry a foil 'space' blanket, a mobile phone fully charged with all race HQ contact numbers and full waterproofs 

Money

Carry enough money in case on an emergency or retirement.

Route

All competitors must carry a map and our GPX of the route.

Final information  you can find all the info in the pdf file below

race numbers and tracker numbers will be announced as soon as i get them back from the company tracking the race

We are hoping to fit in more check points ,depending on how many more mobile marshals we can get.

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