RACE DETAILS

Salomon To The Top of Hong Kong Challenge 2019

General Information

Date 
2019-03-31

Start point 
[40km] Angler's Beach, Sham Tseng
[26km & 2km] Rotary Park, Tsuen Kam Au

Finish point 
Rotary Park, Tsuen Kam Au

Race bulletin
Entry list
Results

Categories

40km

Men Elite // Women Elite
(No age limit)

Men Master Elite // Women Master Elite
(Age limit: 40 or above - born in 1979 & before)

Start time: 08:00
Time limit: 9 hours

26km

Men Open // Women Open
(No age limit)

Men Master // Women Master
(Age limit: 40 or above - born in 1979 & before)

Start time: 09:00
Time limit: 8 hours

2km

Boys // Girls
(Age Limit: 6-12 - born between 2007-2013)

Start time: 15:00
Time limit: 1 hour

Entry Fee

[40km] HK$450
[26km] HK$350
[2km] HK$130

Entry fee includes a race tee, a finisher medal and the catering at the finish point. 

Shuttle Bus

Tsuen Wan MTR Station <> Start & Finish

HK$60 / person

40KM: 0630 - 0700
26KM: 0715 - 0745

Participants who has bought the official transportation please go to downstairs of Luk Yeung Galleria at Sai Lau Kok Road (Tsuen Wan Mtr Exit B3) and use your number bib to take the bus.

ITRA Points

40km and 26km runners who finished the race within the time limit can obtain 2 and 1 iTRA point(s) respectively.

UTMB® Qualifying race

40km race and 26km race are included in the list of UTMB® qualifying race.

Awards

All finishers will receive a finisher medal.

Top 8 runners in each categories will receive a trophy and souvenirs. Details to be announce soon.

Race Kit Collection

Date & Time
22 Mar (Fri) 1600-2100
23 Mar (Sat) 1400-2100
24 Mar (Sun) 1400-2100

Venue
SALOMON PRO SHOP
Shop No.202, 2/F, THE FOREST, 17 Nelson Street, Kowloon, Hong Kong (3 minutes walk from Mong Kok MTR station exit E2, 8 minutes walk from Mong Kok East MTR station exit D)

Race rules

1. Runners must complete the marked course on foot under their own power.
2. Refreshments at the WPs are reserved for runners only.
3. Number bid must be visible at all times on the outside of clothing at the front.
4. If you withdraw from the event, you must inform the race officials at the closest checkpoint.
5. If you need first aid help on the course you should call 53811226 to contact event organizer who will make every effort to retrieve you.
6. Stay on the marked course. Short cuts are strictly prohibited and runners found to be using short cuts will be disqualified.
7. Littering is prohibited. Any participant found littering will incur a time penalty at the organizers’ discretion.
8. Breaking any of the rules may incur a time penalty or disqualification. Any such penalties are at the organizers’ discretion and are final.
9. Ensure your own safety and that of others. Be considerate of other trail and road users at all times. Take great care when crossing or running on roads. If another runner is injured or in distress, please assist. The race organizer will gladly deduct from your finishing time any time spent assisting an injured or distressed fellow runner.
10. Y2Y Orienteering Development and Training Limited has its own public liability insurance. This does not include personal accident of participants. We recommend that you have your own personal accident cover.
11. The organizers reserve the right to make changes to the Event Rules, route and/or other arrangements as they deem appropriate.

Gear

1. We suggest you to wear trail running shoes.
2. Wear a watch to keep time. Better with GPS function for after race evaluation.
3. In a few area the vegetation is quite thick. Do lower body protection if needed.
4. You can use a hiking pole but please use it carefully to avoid hurting the others.
5. Strongly recommend you to bring with a water bottle or bladder and some food.
6. For safety, please bring with a whistle and mobile phone for emergency. 

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