During the Transvulcania VI edition, on May 8th 2014, will take place the Vertical Kilometre race. Start line will be at the Port of Tazacorte beach, following up through route mountain track GR-131, in the other way round to the ultra marathon route. On this section, the track follows up the El Time cliff up to the old banana warehouse (273 m) having a good panoramic view of Tazacorte town and coast.
After the Banana warehouse the track continues to climb up to the El Time restaurant (513 m).
The climb follows the GR-131 track, up to the emblematic Hungarian House (624 m). At this point, we leave the Gr131 track and we star a local track through Tijarafe municipality, finding the Television antenna tower (722 m) and the Piedra del Guanche view point (750 m).
The track continues and connects again with the GR-131 (1.000 m) to arrive finally to the finish line at the El Time turret (1.160 m). Around 6,6 kms itinerary and 1.160 metres height gain, where the runners will be fascinated with the amazing views of the Aridane valley.
Online entry will be available at 1st February at 00:00. Limit of runners: 200.
|Period of Payment||Price|
|From 01 February to 02 February||40|
|From 03 February to 09 February||50|
|From 10 February to 16 February||60|
Pay Method: paypal o credit card.
Total distance: 6,6 km. Tazacorte Porth Beach – El Time turret.
Height above sea level (starting point): 0 metres.
Hight above sea level (finishing point): 1.160 metres.
Maximum height above sea level: 1.160 metres.
Minimum height above sea level: 0 metres.
Accumulated slopes: 1.160 metres.
Accumulated slopes (ascending): 1.160 metres.
Tazacorte Porth Beach- Old banana warehouse- 1,15 kms.
Old banana warehouse- El Time restaurant- 1,5 kms.
El Time restaurant - Piedra del Guanche view point- 1,55 kms.
Piedra del Guanche view point- El Time turret- 2,4 kms.
Las zonas habilitadas para el avituallamiento son:
|POINTS||TYPE||KM Nº||ALTITUDE (m)||GEOREFERENCE|
|El Time restaurant||Liquid||2,650||513||
Latitude: 28º 39' 48.98" N
Longitud: 17º 56' 32.87" W
|El Time turret||Liquid||6,6||1.160||
Latitude: 28º 41' 34.16" N
Longitude: 17º 55' 27.83" W