OMAN by UTMB 2019 opens and adds 50K and 170K distances – endurancebusiness.com

  • UTMB International, the international division of the world-renowned Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc (UTMB), has opened registration for the second annual OMAN by UTMB ultra trail race in the Middle East Sultanate of Oman.
  • Building on the inaugural event in 2018, the second edition of OMAN by UTMB take place on November 28-30, 2019.
  • In what has been called ‘the world’s toughest adventure race’ by National Geographic, OMAN by UTMB features Oman’s dramatic interior, tracking through deep wadis, high ridges, ancient villages and the exotic landscapes of Arabia.
  • The 50K will start and finish in Al Hamra, taking runners onto Al Akhdar (the Green Mountain) with more than 2,300m (7,500ft) of elevation gain.

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