2018 Gangshika Trail Run & FKT by XTRAIL®️
Menyuan County locates in the northeast of Qinghai Province, at the altitude ranging from 2400m-5000m, and its altitude together with the location affected by the air flow from the India Ocean, makes it “the paradise of evading hot summer”.
There are many astonishingly stunning natural sceneries, such as the vast size of farmland occupied by blossoming golden rape flowers in summer. The “Golden Flowers”alone attracted tens of thousands of travellers from over China within in justa few days before they wither away.
The Gangshika Snow Mountain a.k.a Ridge of Cold Dragon, is another famous tourism spot in Menyuan.The peaks are above the snow line with crystal glaciers shining under the dazzling sun beam. The dusk glow casts “five rays and ten colours” around these mighty snow peaks.
Date & Location
Location: Menyuan, Qinghai
1. Entry Fee
2. Entry Fee includes:
Race bag, finisher medal, transfering during the race,
personal accidental bodily insurance, supply refreshments, etc.
3. Registration Deadline：June 15, 2018
4. How to register
a) Complete the form at iRanshao.com and pay with Alipay, WeChat pay and Credit card (Chinese System)
b) Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to require an entry form and pay with Alipay, WeChat Pay or Paypal
Location: Menyuan Western Hotel 门源西部宾馆
Time：13 July, 10:00-20:00
Notice：Please bring your photo ID, all mandatory equipment, health certificate and 500 yuan cash for timing card deposit.
100KM Trail Run
50KM Trail Run
FKT Speed Climbing Quest
10KM Family Run
100KM: 30 hrs
FKT: 6 hrs
10KM: 3 hrs
All category: 18 or older
10K Family Run: the kid ages between 6 and 12 years old.
Valid photo ID is required when registering the race.
A health certificate with doctor's signature needs to be presented when collecting your race bag.
Runners in the 100km category must finish at least 2 full marathons or a 100km trail running race in the past 2 years before registering.
Runners in the 50km category must finish at least a half marathon in the past 2 years before registering.
Participants in the category must upload a race finisher certificate, of which the average altitude is above 3500 metres. Or uploading a snow mountain summit certificate.
Racing bib is to be attached firmly to the outside layer of attire or bag, and kept visible during the race.
Covering racing bib, or any changing of the number will lead to immediate disqualification.
Please complete the vital personal information and emergency contact at the back of your racing bib.
Getting to the race HQ
1. Fly to Xining 西宁
2. Take high-speed train from Xining 西宁 to Menyuan 门源:
- 30 yuan for second-tier seat
- 45 minutes train ride
Train ticket info:
3. From Menyuan 门源 to the hotel:
- Taxi: 40 yuan
- Bus: 5 yuan/person
*Less than 30mins' ride