Öppet Fjäll 26 km
Distance

24 km

Altimeter

1150 m

Date

2020-08-08

Start time
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Start position

Nordbottnen (Ottsjö)

Finish position

Trillevallen

Course description

NOTE all courses are only preliminary until final decisions have been received from the County Administrative Board and private landowners.

Rules

General rules

QUARTZ anti-doping program – NOTE! Applies to elite runners KIA Fjällmaraton and Fjällmaraton 100K

For elite runners who have been admitted in the elite class to the KIA Fjällmaraton and Fjällmaraton 100K and choose to start, this means acceptance of the QUARTZ program for anti-doping.

See regulations below and create a health profile on the following page: https://www.quartzprogram.org/

Regulations: Link to document

General rules

  • All litter, including paper, bottles etc, must be carried until you reach the nearest control station or the finish line.
  • In the event of accident/injury, it is your responsibility to take care of the injured party until help arrives.
  • If a runner wishes to pull out of an event, it is necessary to inform the nearest control station or call the race organisers.
  • Support is not essential, although it is allowed at the four food/drink stations, but not along the route.
  • All runners must be aware of the risk of participating in a race in an environment like this. The race have a security organisation to  act, if someone have a serious injury along the track, to minimize the time of evacuation. But weather and terrain conditions can affect the rescue time. That is why the compulsory equipment are of importance.

Mandatory Equipment

The equipment is compulsory for the safety of the runners during the entirety of the race.

  • Backpack or waistbag
  • First Aid Bandage
  • Compass (Magnetic)
  • Windproof jacket
  • An extra long-sleeve base layer
  • Container for at least 0.5 liter water
  • Whistle
  • Hat & gloves
  • Long windproof trousers*
  • Bib number (obtained by us)
  • Map (obtained by us)
  • Timing chip (obtained by us)

Random kit checks will take place at the finishing line, with time penalties of 15 minutes per item if deemed missing/inadequate.

* The race organisers have the option of removing these items as mandatory if the weather is good. Will be announced the day before race.

Cutoff times

A cut-off will occur at the passage through Tobaksdalen (10 km) at 14:00. Runners must be beyond this point before this time in order to continue. Runners who arrive after this cut-off time must end the race at this point for safety reasons.