Yangmingshan Ultra-Marathon

 

Yangmingshan Ultra-Marathon, cold current accompany with strong wind and heavy rain, is one of the toughest ultra-marathon held by organizer.

(Aerial view from Yangmingshan)

Special Feature

Yangmingshan National Park, located between Taipei and New Taipei City, is the third National Park of Taiwan, features with its volcanic landform. Only 30mins drive from city center to the stunning National Park. The race route is special designed, allowing runners to enjoy the beauty of Yangmingshan.

 

Venue

Zhishan Junior High School, only few minutes’ walk from the historical National Palace Museum. The location, where close to Taipei City, is highly convenient compare with other races, becoming the first choice for runners who dwell nearby.

 

Route

The competition is an A → B → A shuttle race. The entire route is asphalt road with an average grade of 30°, but without the consideration of danger like trail running.

 

Division

The diverse division offers not merely ultra-marathon group(50K and 66K), but short distance as 5K, 10K, 20K and 42.195K. From family entertaining, road run experience to self-challenging ultra-marathon, it attracts in the mean while running experts all over the world and people who want to improve their health with jogging.

Distance 66K 50K 42K
Registrantion Fee Early Bird Discount: 1,800 NTD

Normal Price: 2,300 NTD
Early Bird Discount: 1,600 NTD

Normal Price: 2,100 NTD
Early Bird Discount: 1,400 NTD

Normal Price: 1,900 NTD
Time Limit 10H 9H 8H
Eligibility

Over 20s only

Done 42K

Over 20s only

Done 21K

Over 20s only

Done 21K

*For latest information, please refer to the website of Chinese Taipei Association of Ultrarunners

Environmentally-friendly

In order to put the environmentally-friendly idea into practice, the organizer provides medals made from recycled computer monitors and other plastic part. To care about our Mother Earth while exercising and having fun.

 

Traffic

MRT Shilin station within 10mins drive. Near National Palace Museum, where has buses from city center. Airport, within 10mins by car. Extremely convenience for international runners.

 

Sightseeing

Yangmingshan National Park, National Palace Museum, Chang Dai-Chien Residence, Taipei 101, Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall, Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall… are some famous and historical spots of Taipei city. The Hop on Hop off Bus Tour is another choice for foreign visitors.