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BUCOVINA ULTRA ROCKS ® will show to the runners and supporters a magic, still untouched part of Romania, legendary Bucovina. The long race, 110k (6650 D+/-), is passing Rarau summit (1650m), Pietrosu Bistritei summit (1793) and Giumalau summit (1857m) than final tough climb on Runc (400m+ elevation in 1.4k) starting from Campulung Moldovenesc means 5 races in the legendary area of Bucovina, the land of beech tree, in Rarau Massif area, not to high (1651m) but dramatic outcropping of the Eastern Carpathian Mountains that rises of the south of Campulung Moldovenesc (Suceava county) the very heart of Bucovina. Through dramatic vistas over steep and deep green valleys the 110k track is starting from Campulung Moldovenesc (ski slope Runc) and is touching several times: Rarau summit (1650m) x2, making a loop to Cheile Moara Dracului – Codru Secular Slatioara (UNESCO heritage), than heading to Pietrosu Bistritei summit (1793m) x1 from Zugreni old caban and Giumalau summit (1857m) x2 with a long loop around Codru Secular Giumalau through Valea Putnei, than back to the finish line in Campulung Moldovenesc with a final and brutal climb in Runc (400m in 1,4km).

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Ultra Rocks

110km, 6510 D +/-, 5 ITRA points

Longest race track is starting from Campulung Moldovenesc (ski slope Runc) and is touching twice times: Rarau summit (1650m) with a loop to Cheile Moara Dracului – Codru Secular Slatioara, than heading to Pietrosu Bistritei summit (1793m) and also twice Giumalau summit (1857m) with a long loop around Codru Secular Giumalau, than back to the finish line in Campulung Moldovenesc with a last tough climb to already legendary Runc.

Start time: 00:00, July 31, 2021; time limit 30h

4 Summits

88km, 5740 D +/-, 4 ITRA points

4 Summits track is starting from Campulung Moldovenesc (ski slope Runc) and is touching twice Rarau summit (1650m) with a loop to Devil’s Mills Gorge and Codru Secular Slatioara, than heading to Pietrosu Bistritei (1793m), to Giumalau (1857m) and than to Runc peak (1120m) last top stop on the way back to the finish line in Campulung Moldovenesc.

Start time: 06:00, July 31, 2021; time limit 24h

Lady’s Rocks

48km, 3030 D+/-, ITRA 3 points

A classic loop between Rarau (1650m) – Giumalau (1857m). A little push at the end to Runc peak (1120m) in order to make it a challenge with start/finish Campulung Moldovenesc (Runc ski slope)

Start time: 07:00, July 31, 2021; time limit 14h

Rocky

33km, 1780 D+/-, ITRA 2 points

A short fast trail track to Rarau summit (1650m) and back (up&down) with start/finish Campulung Moldovenesc (Runc ski slope)

Start time: 9:00, July 31, 2021; time limit 8h

Rumble Rock

15k, 730 D-

A very fast downhill race from Rarau* to the finish line in Campulung Moldovenesc (Runc ski slope).

Start time: 11:00, July 31, 2021; time limit 3h


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