5TH ORNATRAIL EDITION 2018 - ON SUNDAY 22ND OF APRIL

REGULATION 2018

Art. 1 General Information

“Ragazzi di Ornavasso” in cooperation with Comune di Ornavasso and Migiandone, organize on Sunday 22nd April 2017 the 5th edition of “Ornatrail”, mountain race in semi-self-sufficiency with Alpine environment route. The first part is 34 Km long with about 2400 meters of elevation gain. The second part is 17 Km long with 1200 meters of elevation gain. To participate is necessary to have mountain experiences, good training, appropriate clothes for a temperature that can go from 0° Celsius to 30° Celsius. It is recommended to had taken part to other mountain races.

Nordic Walking is 8 Km long with 400 meters of elevation gain.

 

Art. 2 Registration

Registration is only allowed to all athletes from the age of 18 with sports medical certificate for agonistic activity which expired not before 22nd April 2018. Registration will begin on 1st February 2018 and will end on 20th April 2018.

 

Art. 3 Registration Fees

34 Km until 31st March: 30€ / from 1st April until 20th April: 35€

17 Km until 31st March: 20€ / from 1st April until 20th April 25€

On 22nd April registration, will not be accepted.

Nordic Walking 5€ (registration opened also on 22nd April)

In the registration fee, only for Ornatrail 34km and 17 km is included:

-Racing bib

-Assistance and refreshment during the race

-Race box with local products

-Meal ticket at the finish line

-1/2 litre of beer

-Technical item

-Massage at the end of the race

-Shower and bags storage

 

In the registration fee for Nordic Walking is included:

-Assistance during the race and final refreshment

-Massage at the end of the race

-Shower and bags storage

 

Registration fee is not refundable in case of non-participation.

 

Art. 4 Medical Certificate

It’s indispensable to give a copy of a valid agonistic medical certificate at the withdraw of the racing bib. It’s not enough show the FIDAL card or a card of another institution. So, you can’t participate to Ornatrail without a copy of the medical certificate.

 

Art. 5 Withdraw of racing bib and race box

The withdraw of the racing bib and race box will take place in Lago delle Rose on 21st April from 18.00 to 20.00 and on 22nd April from 7.00.

The race box will be given only for the 34 Km to 200 athletes and for the 17 Km to 300 athletes.

 

Art.6 Start

The athletes must be at the start on Saturday 22nd at 7.00 for the 34 Km and at 9.00 for the 17 Km at Lago delle Rose Restaurant.

The race will start at 8.00 for the 34 Km and at 9.30 for the 17 Km and the Nordic Walking. Near the start will be placed the locker room and the bags storage. The Organization is not responsible of unattended objects.

At the end of the race it will be possible to take a free shuttle to reach the Gym where will be placed showers for men and women.

 

Art.7 Routes

ORNATRAIL ROUTE 34 KM + 2400 ELEVATION GAIN

The start is in Laghetto delle Rose, follow the path until you reach Punta di Migiandone square, where a cannon testifies the presence of fortified buildings (Linea Cadorna). Following the military street, which climbs in constant slope, you can find trenches and machine guns’ stations until you arrive at “Forte di Bara”, fortified station where long-range cannon used to be there.

Turn right and go on in Migiandone direction up to Migiandone church, go down the path (via Crucis) that goes to Alpe Cuna, climb to Alpe Solitudine until you reach Alpe Boronboda (975 mt high). Continue on a flat path until Alpe Frasmatta (973 MT high + refreshment), here you can have a wonderful view over our Maggiore and Mergozzo lakes.

Then you will find Strada Vecchia, a technical downhill up to Grobo cross, from here climb a street until Alpe Trenghi (refreshment). Go down again through a beeches wood until the street which goes up to Alpe Steit (860mt high). Alpe Braitavon, the highest point of the race, then Alpeggio Olmaine (refreshment), wonderful landscape between Ossola and Cusio. From here you will face the downhill in the wood passing by Alpe Foranboda to reach again the street, last climb via Madonna del Boden and continue towards the old street that goes to the basin water, from here starts the downhill, passing by Forte Castello and then the finish in Laghetto delle Rose.

 

PERCORSO ORNATRAIL 17KM + 1200 ELEVATION GAIN

The start is in Laghetto delle Rose, follow the path until you reach Punta di Migiandone square, where a cannon testifies the presence of fortified buildings (Linea Cadorna). Following the military street, which climbs in constant slope, you can find trenches and machine guns’ stations until you arrive at “Forte di Bara”, fortified station where long-range cannon used to be there. From here continue through a tunnel (Alpe Cuna), climb, reaching Alpe Solitudine then you arrive in Alpe Boronboda (975 MT high), here the first climb finishes.

Leave Linea Cadorna and go on towards a flat path to Alpe Frasmatta (973 mt high + refreshment), here you can enjoy a beautiful view of our lakes: Maggiore and Mergozzo. Let’s face Strada Vecchia, a technical downhill up to Grobo cross, from here, climb a street until Alpe Trenghi (refreshment).

Go down again through a beeches wood then you arrive to the street that goes to Alpe Sarledi (400 MT high + refreshment). Follow the street to enter the last climb to Alpe Foranboda. (663 MT high + refreshment).

From here it will start a downhill in the wood until reaching the street passing by Forte Castello until the finish in Laghetto delle Rose.

 

Art.8 Security and control

During the race, there will be employees in constant contact with the base. At the finish, will be an ambulance, ready to act. During the route, will be placed control points supervising the athletes.

All the race will be followed by trained staff, with first-aid equipment.

 

Art.9 Environment

The race is placed in natural environments and protect ecosystems. The competitors are requested to be respectful of the Alpine environment, avoiding to throw away garbage, picking up flowers or disturbing the wildlife. Whoever will be caught in these actions will be expelled and incur in possible fines.

 

Art. 10 Weather

In case of important climatic events (fog, storms), the organization can suddenly change the route to prevent dangers and discomfort. Possible changes will be notified from staff. The organization reserves the right to suspend or cancel the race in case of dangerous climatic events.

 

Art.11 Obligations and advices

It’s necessary mountain experiences for taking part in Ornatrail. It is recommended to bring the following equipment:

-K-way or windbreaker

-Camel bag or water-flask holder

-Energy bars or food

You can use walking sticks

You must wear during the whole race the racing bib with the number.

 

Art. 12 Time limit and gate schedule

In the 34Km race there will be a gate on 25th Km (Madonna Della guardian). You must pass it no longer than 13.30.

 

Art. 13 Refreshment

It is recommended water supplies. Four refreshment are planned. On the route, you can find different places where you can get water supplies (rivers, fountains). At the finish, every athlete can use the final refreshment and the meal ticket.

 

Art.14 Prizes

No cash prizes are planned.

Awards ceremony will take place from 15.00

For 17 Km:

3 Men/3 women and the first one for every male and female category

The first Alpine

For 34 Km:

3 Men/3 women and the first one for every male and female category

The first Alpine

 

Art. 15 Copyright and Image rights

With the registration, the athletes allow the organization to use for free, without limits of place and time, static or moving images during the race.

 

Art.16 Responsibility declaration

Volunteer registration and involvement in the race indicate the acceptance of this Regulation and eventually of the changes. The organization assumes no responsibility from damages to people or objects caused by athletes.

 

On withdrawal of racing bib (art. 15 and 16) the competitors must sign a consent form.

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