Ultra Trail

PERCÉ - June 19th - 21st, 2020

Now a must in the world of Canadian trail running, the Gaspesia Race Series is proud to held a new edition of the Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 (UTG100), a unique trail running experience between the shoreline and mountain ranges of the Gaspésie!  

A solo experience…

Presented in partnership with the Town of Percé, the Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 is a partial autonomous 100 mile endurance race. The UTG100 also offers ultra running courses of 100 and 50 km in addition to 1-12-25 and 35 km paths that will allow all runners to unique athletic experience in an exceptional mountainous region of Percé and unique island trail on Bonaventure-Island! Two 3 three days stage race, the Trans-Percé with 100 km and a 50 km, are also at the event program!

Or a team experience…

Our 160 and 100 kilometers races are also open to teams relay of 2 to 6 people. The teams are free to plan their relays according to the tastes, skills and calibers of the team members, respecting the places where the relays are allowed. Teams may nominate only one runner at a time on the trails. The team class has only three categories; men, women and mixed, regardless of the number of team members!

The starting point of the UTG100 will take place in Percé, the tourist capital of the Gaspésie, near the world renowned Percé Rock.  The route will provide mainly single track trails all leading up to the point with the most spectacular view of the area.  Participants will discover landscapes featuring Percé Rock, Bonaventure Island, the Emerald River, Anse-à-Beaufils River and obviously, the Gulf of St.-Lawrence.

 
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
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  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada
  • Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 - Percé, Gaspésie, Québec, Canada

ULTRA TRAIL

STAGE RACES

TRAIL RUNNING

ITRA & UTMB QUALIFYING RACES

As a member of the International Trail Runner Association (ITRA), Ultra Trail Gaspesia 100 award ITRA points to their «ultra» races finishers who want to be qualifying to the Ultra Trail du Mont-Blanc and the ITRA world standing. The points awarded are as follows:

  • 100 miles: 5 points
  • 106 km: 4 pts
  • Trans-Percé 100: 4 pts
  • 53 km: 2 pts
  • 35 km: 2 pts
  • Trans-Percé 50; 1 pt
  • 25 km: 1 pt

Finisher of these races are automatically qualified for the The North Face Lavaredo Ultra Trail and the Trail Verbier Saint Bernard – X-Alpine.

SCHEDULE

*****provisional schedule to be confirmed*****

Friday, June 19, 2020 – UTG100 school event

10:15 am – Start of race B

10:30 am – Start of race C

11:30 am – Lunch and closing ceremony

> Enfants du préscolaire et du primaire

9 am – Registration (rue du Quai de Percé )

9:50 am – Warmup

10 am – Start of A race

10:30 am – Start of B race

11 am  – Lunch and awards ceremony

> Jeunes du secondaire

12 pm – Registration (Géoparc de Percé)

12:30 pm – Warmup

12:45 pm – Start of C race

1:15 pm – Start of D race

2 pm  – Lunch, awards ceremony and closing ceremony

Friday, June 19, 2020 – UTG100

Location: Centre communautaire l’Oasis de Percé

1 to 3 pm – Registration kit pick-up (Island Trails, TP50 & TP100)

3 to 7:30 pm – Registration kit pick-up (mandatory for 100 miles, 100 km, 50 km)

3 pm –  All aboard for the Bonaventure Island (Island Trails, TP50 & TP100 Stage 1)

4 pm – Bonaventure Island races start (Island Trail, TP50 & TP100 Stage 1)

6:30 pm – Bonaventure Island trail awards ceremony (Island Trails, TP50 & TP100 Stage 1)

7:30 pm –  Pre-event meeting at Église St-Michel de Percé* (mandatory for 100 miles, 100 km, 50 km and TP50 & TP100 participants)

10:00 pm – Deadline to leave your dropbags at registration site

* simultaneous translation available by phone app

Saturday, June 20, 2020

Place : main event site, rue du Quai (Percé wharf)

4:30 am – Departure of the bus for the 5 am start (160 km)

5 am – 160 km start (Plage des Pêcheurs)

6:30 am – Departure of the bus for the 7 am start (50 km, TP100 Stage 2)

7 am – 50 km start (Plage des Pêcheurs)

8 am – 100 km start

8 am to 11:30 am – Registration kit pick-up (25 km)

11 am – Arrival of the first runners

2 pm – 50 km awards ceremony

4 pm – Departure of the bus to l’Anse-à-Beaufils (25 km & TP50 Stage 2)

5 pm – 25 km & TP50 #2 start (Vieille Usine de l’Anse-à-Beaufils)

8 pm – 25 km awards ceremony

12 am – Waiting for the first 100 milers

Sunday, June 21, 2020

Location: main event site, rue du Quai (Percé wharf)

4 am to 8:30 am – Registration and registration kit pick-up (35 km, 10 km, and kids race) 

5 am – Start of 35 km & TP100 #3

9 am – Start of 10 km & TP50 #3

9:15 am – Start of Défi des Moussaillons kids race 1 & 3 km

10 am – Kids race award ceremony

11 am – After race BBQ

12 pm – Awards ceremony (100 miles, 106 km, TP100, TP50, 35 km & 10 km)

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