The basic information of the Helly Hansen Ultratrail Collserola 2014 by Polar is already available at www.utcollserola.bcntrailraces.com. The most metropolitan mountain race will start this year from Esplugues de Llobregat but will be crossing all nine municipalities that share the Parc de Collserola on Saturday 22nd of November. Pure Trail Running in the metro area of Barcelona.
The distances have been set at 80km, 45km and 23km for the same three categories from the first edition in 2013: Ultratrail Collserola, Mitja Volta al Parc de Collserola and La popular de la Ultratrail de Collserola. The race concept and character of the first edition of 2013 is maintained but asphalt sections have been even minimized. You can check the route, profile, refreshment points and even download files with the tracks in GPX format at the web here.
Registration will open in June but especially and only for the volunteers of 2013 edition registration will open one day earlier. This priority is not transferable to other runners. Volunteers: note that you have to use the same email address you did use to register as volunteer in 2013 so we can verify your details. In total there are 150 people who can take advantage from this priority. For the other runners, registration will open on June 1st for Ultratrail (80km), on June 2nd for the Mitja Volta al Parc (45km) and June 3rd for La Popular (23km). There is limit of 500 runners for each race. At the moment this limit is reached a waiting list will be opened.
It will be possible to change from one race to another or to cancel a registration. More details to follow in the rules to be available soon. Also, as requested around the world, the list of compulsory material has been revised. All this information will be available at the web before opening of registrations.
It will also be available soon the registration as a volunteer for this year (catalan/spanish speaking only).