Challenge the spring of Kuusamo! 31, 53, 80 and 160 km trail run.
25-26 May 2018 Ruka-Kuusamo, Finland.
Registration to NUTS Karhunkierros opens on 10 Oct 2017 18:00 EEST. Date of the event is set to 25–26 May 2018
|31 km||53 km||80 km||160 km|
|Until Dec 31||59||79||99||119|
|Jan 1 — Mar 31||79||99||119||139|
|Apr 1 — May 13||99||119||139||159|
|Bus to the start|
Until May 13 / after
Until May 13 / after
We have another lovely event, see http://nutspallas.fi/en/.
Ultra Trail Tour Finland -event. Demanding race where you will sense the spring of Oulanka Nature park both night and day. This race will not only test your physical stamina, but also your mental health – are You prepared enough? Runners of this race starts from Ruka Ski Village heading to Hautajärvi, Karhunkierros Visitor Centre – and back. From this race you will collect maximum amount of UTMB / ITRA points.
“The Original”. This is the race from where it all begun by few runners on 2012 growing to one of the most discussed trail adventures in Finland. When hiking, Karhunkierros -trail can take up to seven days to complete – are You running it within one day?
BUFF® Trail Tour Finland -event. Trail starts from Oulanka Visitor Centre hugging rugged riverbanks and passing by Finland’s most impressive water fall, Kiutaköngäs, followed by aapa mires and forested hills of Ruka. Are you prepared to challenge the fastest trail runners of Finland or are you testing your own stamina on longer-than-marathon adventure?
Best bits of Karhunkierros –trail: Route follows “Pieni Karhunkierros” where you’ll find spectacular scenery at Konttainen and Valtavaara finishing to Ruka Ski Village.
Grouping (max 250 runners per group, Groups A through F, with Group A being reserved for those of ‘National Level Athletes’), please choose your preferred group when… Read more “31km start will be in stages, governed by registered”
Additional equipment check: 80 km & 160 km runners at the Oulanka aid station. Other distances will have random inspections. Trekking poles must be carried all the… Read more “Bib pick up & race gear”
Konttainen & Basecamp (all distances) At these two Aid Stations there will be bananas, mandarins, various flavours of chocolate bisquits, chips, pickled cucumbers, raisins, fresh water and sports… Read more “Servings available at aid stations”