VT SUMMIT GAMES 2018

VT CRAZY CROSS – friday 3rd august 2018 :

DEFINITION :

HAVE YOU EVER HEARD OF CROSS TRAIL?

Inspired by ski cross, the Crazy Cross is a mixture of cross, sprint, fun and craziness in teams of 4 on a 4 minute obstacle course at 2300m altitude. The course is made up of various natural and artificial obstacles where anything can happen or change all the way to the finish line! Suspense and emotions guaranteed! For those who love a challenge and adrenalin rush!

RACE INFORMATION :

  • Bib collection – The day of the race from 9am at the Maison de Val Thorens
  • Meeting point – 1.30pm Place Caron
  • Start time : 2pm
  • Course : 200 metres
  • Refreshments
  • Prize giving Place Caron (or in the Sports Centre in case of bad weather)
  • In the event of bad weather, the organiser reserves the right to cancel the event.

PRACTICAL INFORMATION :

  • Fell/mountain running shoes compulsory
  • Showers in the Sports Centre
  • After all the effort, sit back and relax! One Aqua-Spa entry offered to all competitors (50% discount for your supporters)
  • Prize for the first 200 registrations

Obstacle course

Original & fun !

 

VT SPEED 3200 – saturday 4th august 2018 :

DEFINITION :

The highest vertical kilometre race in the Alps, with a marked course that gains 1000m of height in less than 5 kms.  With breathtaking views of the Belleville Valley, the race finishes at the Cime Caron summit at an altitude of 3,200 metres where there is a strong possibility of runners arriving in the snow!

Time to beat: 42 min, 20 sec.  Are you ready to beat it?

RACE INFORMATION :

  • Bib collection Friday 3rd August or from 7.30am in the Maison de Val Thorens on the day of the race
  • Briefing: 9.00am – Place Caron (resort centre)
  • Start time : 9.30am at the bottom of the Cime Caron
  • Refreshment points: on the course and at the finish line
  • Descent to resort: in the ski lifts
  • Prize giving at the summit (or in the Sports Centre in case of bad weather)

PRACTICAL INFORMATION :

  • Fell/mountain running shoes compulsory
  • Competitor’s bags transported to the arrival
  • Showers at the Sports Centre
  • Free ski lifts open for spectators to meet you at the top
  • After all the effort, sit back and relax! Aqua-Spa entry offered to all competitors (50% discount for your supporters)
  • Free gift for the first 500 registrations

Take a look at the race.

 

KM Vertical

VT FAMILY FUN MARCHE – sunday 5th august 2018 :

DEFINITION :

A 100% natural, 100% gourmet fun ramble to enjoy with family and friends.  A great opportunity to admire the magical Belleville Valley, with original and fun stops to entertain you along the way.

WALK INFORMATION :

  • Bib collection: Saturday 4th August or the morning of the walk from 7.30am in the Maison de Val Thorens
  • Departure any time between 9 and 10am from Place Caron
  • 8km course with 2.5km on ski lifts
  • Fun activities all along the route and at the finish line

PRACTICAL INFORMATION :

  • Don’t forget your walking shoes and suitable clothes for mountain walking
  • Open to everyone, children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Savoyard refreshments along the route and the Pasta Party between 11.30 and 2.30 pm when you get back to the resort

Itinerary is accessible for everyone, minors must be accompanied by an adult.

BONUS!

  • As well as all the entertainment along the route, enjoy the all-day sale and car boot sale at Place Caron

Rando Val Tho Trophy 2013 - C.Cattin Val Thorens - 001

Fun gourmet walk !

VT TRAIL PURSUIT 15 KM – sunday 5th august 2018 :

DEFINITION :

A 15km trail race along the magnificent Lac du Lou footpaths.  Open to all runners, whatever your level.

RACE INFORMATION :

  • Free registration for women
  • Bib collection: Saturday 4th August and the morning of the race from 8am in the Maison de Val Thorens
  • Meeting point: Place Caron (resort centre) – 9.30am
  • Start time: Women 10am / Men 10.15am
  • Course: 15km – 700m of uphill climb
  • Emergency Services along the route and at the finish line
  • Refreshments along the route and at the finish line
  • Prize giving at Place Caron (or the Sports Centre in case of bad weather).
  • In the event of bad weather, the organiser reserves the right to cancel the event.

PRACTICAL INFORMATION :

  • Fell/mountain running shoes compulsory
  • Poles advised
  • Free gift for first 500 registrations
  • After all the effort, sit back and relax! Aqua-Spa entry offered to all competitors (50% discount for your supporters)
  • Free Fun Park entry for competitors’ children
  • Pasta Party between 11.30 and 2.30 pm when you get back to the resort. (8€ for participant’s friends and family)

Take a look at the race & profile 2017.

15 km 700D+

VT TRAIL PURSUIT 30 KM – sunday 5th august 2018 :

DEFINITION :

A 30km race along mountain paths, taking you to the legendary altitude of 3000 metres !

A unique trail format, where ladies go first! The guys leave after the girls…will you catch up with them or hang back, seduced by the magnificent scenery surrounding you?

RACE INFORMATION :

  • Free registration for women
  • Bib collection: Saturday 4th August and the morning of the race from 8am in the Maison de Val Thorens
  • Meeting point: Place Caron (resort centre) – 8.00am
  • Start time: Women 8.30am / Men 9.00am
  • Course: 30km – 1600m of uphill climb
  • Emergency services along the route and at the finish line
  • Refreshments along the route and at the finish line
  • Prize giving at Place Caron (or the Sports Centre in case of bad weather).
  • In the event of bad weather, the organiser reserves the right to cancel the event.

PRACTICAL INFORMATIONS :

  • Fell/mountain running shoes compulsory
  • Poles advised
  • Free gift for first 500 registrations
  • After all the effort, sit back and relax! Aqua-Spa entry offered to all competitors (50% discount for your supporters)
  • Free Fun Park entry for competitors’ children
  • Pasta Party between 11.30 and 2.30 pm when you get back to the resort. (8€ for participant’s friends and family)

Take a look at the race & profile 2017.

30 km – 1600 D+

VT TRAIL KIDS – sunday 5th august 2018 :

DEFINITION :

The opportunity for the younger generation to have a go!  A circular route where runners complete 1, 2 or 3 circuits, depending on their category.

RACE INFORMATION :

  • Bib collection: Saturday 4th August and the morning of the race from 12.00pm in the Maison de Val Thorens
  • Meeting point: Place Caron (resort centre) – 1.45pm
  • Start time: 2.00pm
  • Refreshments along the route and at the finish line
  • Prize giving at Place Caron (or in the Sports Centre in case of bad weather)
  • In the event of bad weather, the organiser reserves the right to cancel the event.

PRACTICAL INFORMATIONS :

  • Fell/mountain running shoes compulsory
  • Showers in the Sports Centre

Only for kids ! 

REGISTRATIONS

VT Crazy Cross – Obstacle courses – friday 3rd august 2018

VT Speed 3200 – Vertical Kilometre – Saturday 4th august 2018

VT Trail Pursuit – 15 & 30 km – Sunday 5th august 2018

VT Trail Kids – Sunday 5th august 2018

VT Family Fun Marche – Fun Walk – Sunday 5th august 2018

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