Tuscany Crossing - Val D'Orcia, Italy
Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 1:00 PM - Sunday, April 28, 2013 at 4:00 PM (EDT)
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Consider this for your next big race - Val d’Orcia, a region in the heart of Tuscany, in central Italy. The farming community of the Val d'Orcia has never surrendered to progress and has always welcomed travellers and pilgrims and always made them welcome.
Lost Worlds Racing is partnering with experienced local organizers to bring you what will be one of the most beautiful and memorable race locations in the series! With it's rolling hills, mild and dry climate, rugged trails and bucolic backdrop it is a perfect venue to run a fast and unforgettable 100k/50k.
Interest in the race location is already very high and we will be limited to 200 international entries due to permit restrictions. Join us at the Tuscany Crossing in 2013 but make sure to reserve a space soon!
Race registration for ultra or trail trek includes: airport transfers to lodging area, 1 night’s lodging, breakfast, pre-race dinner, race shirt and other cool gear, finishers medal and awards.
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5 ways to participate at Lost Worlds Racing:
1) Trail Series - Ultra races
2) Trail Series - Relay races
3) Trail Series – Trek (Fast-packing)
Details - Trail Series - Ultras and Relays
Individuals - 100k Ultra/50k Ultra
Teams of 2 – Relay (split 100k or 50k route with teammate - 50k + 50k)
Teams of 4 (NEW) – Relay (split 100k - 25 + 25 + 25 + 25)
Details -Trail Series – Team Trek
Trail Trek (teams of four) - 50k
Event guests of registered competitors must register and can run a 10k category that starts later in the day and will receive the same access to transportation, lodging and food. Fee is $325.00 per person.
Prizing and Winners:
Winner in male/female of each ultra race receives automatic entry to the next race in the series.
Due to permit restrictions each race will be capped at 200 international participants.
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Each race is a qualifier for a final 100 mile race set in a very unique location with limited entries allowed. Those entered in the full 100k or 50k distance categories will be have first options to participate in this 100 miler when its location is announced in 2013.
In order to participate in the 100 mile final race you must qualify by either completing two of our 50k or 100k races in the series or by placing in the top 25 percent of the field at any of the qualifying races and categories.
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Post race celebrations will be legend and the thing to remember, whether it's world famous Irish hospitality during a fare-thee-well pub crawl with staff and racers after the Causeway Crossing or relaxing and people watching in a medieval Tuscan piazza after the Tuscany Crossing. We will also be allocating a portion of race fees toward the preservation and responsible stewardship of these areas and their communities.
So please consider joining us on this remarkable journey for runners, trekkers and adventure seekers. We know it will be unforgettable!
See you there.
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Lost Worlds Trail Series has a NO REFUND policy. However we do offer partial discount for cancellations during our cancellation periods.
If you cancel up to 60 days before an event a discount code for 50% of your race registration fee can be applied to the next Lost Worlds Race. It is valid for 11 months.
When & Where
Lost Worlds Racing
Lost Worlds Racing
a set of non-stop 100k and 50k foot races taking you to the world’s most inspiring World Heritage sites. Endurance events at places of matchless and enduring beauty.
Many of these places are widely known for their otherworldly beauty and mystery but the rugged and scenic trail selected by our experienced race staff is going to be the main feature of each event. Come join us along the Ireland's world renowned Antrim coast for the Causeway Crossing, in Italy for the Tuscany Crossing or Amalfi Coast Crossing, in Sweden for Ladonia Crossing or in Romania for Transylvania Trail, an epic and challenging mountain ultra of 106k.
All of our races reward UTMB points and the Transylvania Trail 106 awards 4 points for UTMB
The format welcomes individuals or teams. Come spend the weekend, race and then raise a glass to your amazing achievement! You have to check it out and then you have to make a plan, train hard and make it happen!
is simple. Set ambitious travel goals and experience wondrous places. We work with people who are passionate about travel and providing authentic, immersive experiences that are well researched, well executed and difficult to replicate. Our staff and trip guides will be available or with you the entire time to assist you in any way.
Our clients are runners who like travel and travelers who like to run. With Lost Worlds Adventures we have gone beyond offering an incredible race and have put together a well tailored, multi-layered and memorable running holiday, nuanced and thought out...and all the while building up to Race Day. Each trip will be 4-5 days in duration, including race day.
Our team has been looking after runners at the destination races we dream up for over 10 years. We believe that this approach of keeping our groups small in size - 10-12 guests each outing - will allow us to prepare and manage a truly remarkable and singularly rewarding experience for each group. As well as having interesting program of daily excursions we will have optional running tours of 5-10k scheduled to keep you legs moving and ready to race. We will also have plenty of free time to allow you to strike out and explore the area on your own.
We invite you to join us for a one of a kind trip with your friends or on your own. You'll find good company here.
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