Follow us

Trailwalker Madrid 2017

Technical specifications

Location: 100 km in less than 32 hours through Valle de Lozoya
  • Positive slope: 1.489 m; negative: 1.489 m
  • Maximal height: 1.313 m
  • Pending maximum positive: 21.2%
  • Pending maximum negative: -15.6%
  • Chip control.
  • Control check: 6 + Finish place
  • Download the track gpx and information of the route (in spanish)

Start: June, 3 in Lozoya at 9h amIt is necessary to have raised a minimum of 1.500 €
Online registration: 200€ per team of 4 walkers + 2 support crew with a vehicle. Teams can register and modify by 28 May. Incompleted teams are not allowed to participate. Limit 200 teams.

* The technical details will be confirmed the weeks before the Trailwalker



Collection of dorsals
Thursday, June 8 in Madrid, Alberto Aguilera 15 from 10.00 to 20.00 h
Friday, June 9 in ​​Lozoya (convento) from 18:00 h to 22:00 h 
We will NOT DELIVER NUMBERS on Saturday June 16. Teams who did not collected their dorsal will not be able to participate.
To remove the dorsal necessary:
  • to have raised (visible on web site) a minimum of 1.500 euros (we will not accept donations on hand).
  • all members registered before June 2 have to stay at the moment of removing the dorsal or present autorization and id card (copy).
An accidents insurance provided by the organization will cover all participants registered on the website until June 2. Until that date you will find in your team profile a link to a form for changing team members. In case a team has failed to register a change before June 2, they will be not allowed to participate.
To reach together and conditions, do not forget (documents in spanish):
  • Consult checkpoints information
  • Review the sporting regulations 
  • Review the required materials.
  • Download the route and GPS TRACKS .
  • Follow the sanitary precautions and diet advice: in all control points will be water and fruit and another product that some companies collaborate, but the mainstay (breakfast, lunch, dinner) it must facilitate the support team.
  • Use the calculator to calculate route schedules, pace and breaks.

Required materials

At the time of departure and during the progress we make material controls to ensure that bear the required material. Remember it's for your safety. No carry mandatory material may be cause for disqualification.

Material required by walker

  • Dorsal chip (provided by the Organization)
  • Bracelets (provided by the Organization)
  • 4 captive
  • cell phone
  • Survival blanket (thermal blanket aluminum least 220 x 140cm)
  • Bottle or hydration bag (minimum 1L.)
  • Headlamp and extra batteries
  • Vest or reflective material for road crossings
  • Jacket or windbreaker
  • DNI or identity card

Material required for the support team

  • 2 mobile phones. Battery Charger.

Material required per team

  • 2 emergency kits: a first aid one  to be brought by walkers and a more complete one to be brought by assistance. The Team is responsible for prescription drugs and painkillers, and not provided by the Organization.
  • Route 2 books (material provided by the Organization): one for walkers and one for assistance.

Optional Material recommended

  • Towels and toilet paper
  • Sports Shoes parts
  • Shirts, pants and socks parts
  • whistle
  • breathable clothing
  • Sweatpants, short tights or pirates
  • Sunscreen and petrolatum
  • Long Sleeve
  • Blanket or sleeping bag
  • utility knife
  • Sunglasses

Supplies

Menus for the route prepared by the team of support

  • 9h am: soft breakfast
  • 11h am: sandwich
  • 13h:  soup, toast with ham, rice salad, potato omelette.
  • 16 h: sandwich
  • 20 h: soup, pasta with tomato (precooked and heated stove), chicken nuggets.
  • 2h am: broth, bread with tomato and turkey, cheese.
  • 6h am: A soluble coffee with milk, muffins, bread with tomato and salami, cheese ...

While walking between checkpoints is important to keep in the backpack nutrition and hydration products. Currently there are many drinks developed to consume during exercise. Have low doses of carbohydrate and allow to maintain sugar levels in the blood. To ensure effectiveness of hydration level is equally important that contains minerals, this improving the intestinal absorption of sodium and water. Is advised to take every half hour 0,5l of water because it is advisable to drink before you get the sensation of thirst.

If we can eat any solid food is recommended every 30-60 minutes. It’s better to eat easily digestible foods like ice, candy, energy bars or fruit. The fruit can be fresh (preferably banana and orange) or dry (dates, raisins and figs). At this time we can afford the pleasure of eating chocolate (preferably black and Fair Trade).