09 Nov Penyagolosa Trails HG breaks a new record with 4,000 pre-registrations in one week
Penyagolosa Trails HG 2018 generates enormous expectation. On November 1, at 7:00 pm, the pre-registration period was opened to participate in the next edition. Only a week later, Penyagolosa Trails HG has excedeed 4,000 pre-registered runners. The registration period eill end on November 21, at 7:00 p.m. The lottery will be on November 24.
The record of pre-registrations to Penyagolosa Trails, with nearly reinforces the tourist impact of this long-distance competition in the 40 villages of the area of influence in the interior of Castellón.
Penyagolosa Trails HG arouses great interest. Some of the reasons are that it is a event that has a long history, this year the MiM celebrates 20 years; a event wiith a growing internationalization, for the second year, the CSP will be in the Ultra-Trail World Tour circuit and, for first time, it will be a qualifying racefor the Western States 2019; and in addition, in the next edition, Penyagolosa Trails HG will host 2018 Trail World Championships.
The mechanics of the draw will be the same as in previous years: 1500 seats to MiM and 600 to CSP. The draw will take place on November 24, in the face of a notary, media and in a public place.
The limitation of 2,100 places for careers is due to environmental issues of respect and care to the Natural Park of Penyagolosa. Precisely the care of the environment is something intrinsic to the approach of this competition, especially careful with the natural heritage of the área.