EN – Event Information – Schinder-Trail The Half Portion

Even this race is just 33km long and not a so called ultratrail, it is still a race in rough terrain. Proper trailrunning equipment is essential. Runners have to manage distances of 15km without support.

Date: 20.07.2019
Start: 10:00 AM at the monastery Arnstein in Obernhof
Cut-Off: 5 hours
Distance: 33,5 Km
Cum. Height: 800
Total Runners: 350
Event Location: Trailrunning-Center am Sportzentrum
Baederstraße 3
56357 Holzhausen

Transport to the start:
Shuttle buses will leave the event center in Holzhausen at 8:30AM to the start line. The last bus will leave at 9:15AM. Runners can also come by themselves to the start line. There will be NO transportation back to the monastery Arnstein after the race.

CP1,5 – Castle Nassau at Km43 (just Water/Salt)

CP2 – Mineral well Marienfels at Km57 (5-Star Catering 🙂 )

A short obligatory briefing takes place 30 min. before start.

Mandatory equipment:

Recommended Equipment:
Backpack with hydration bladder to run a distance of 15km without support. Don’t forget, it’s July and it might be hot! We might have additional water stations if the weather is too hot.
The course will be well marked but a running watch with GPS navigation or any other GPS device might be helpful.
A mobile phone with enough power for emergency calls and, better, to make enough photos from the gorgeous scenery.

If you have to drop out of the Run you have to get to the nearest checkpoint and inform the staff there. in emergency case you can also call the emergency number on your bib. A shuttle service will bring you from the checkpoint to the finish line in Holzhausen. Please be patient, it might take a while until a shuttle is available.

You can find the route at outdooractive.com at this link.

Pre-race Party:
Friday afternoon 19.07.2019 from 3:00 PM we tstart the BBQ at the event center, where you can enjoy nice food and drinks for small money. Vegetarians will also find a selection of food. So if you want to arrive on Friday, you are very welcome. We hope to see a lot of you guys on friday afternoon to cheer at 16:30 clock the runners of the 125 km race, which are then driven to the start line of the „Schinder Trail – Grauer Kopf Extended“ in Lorch at the river Rhine.

At 6:00 AM at the Gym.

After-race Party:
From noon there will be a delicious BBQ and chilled drinks available. An like always: fair, moderate prices for good food & drink!

A mattress camp will be available in the Gym. We might be a hillbilly area, but we also have Hotel and Guest houses 🙂 . Booking.com can help you there.

Award ceremony:
The award ceremony will take place during the after-race party. A finisher medal is awarded to every runner who is back at the finish line before cut-off. Certificates will be provided after the race on the Race-Result Portal.

The registration opens at Oct. 31st 2018 at the Race-Result portal. A refund of the entry fee for no-shows is not provided. A transfer of the starting place to a replacement runner is possible free of charge until Jul. 1st 2019.

Notes according to GPDR:
1. The subscriber data are stored automatically.
2. We work together with the photographer team „Eventfotografie24.de“. The runners are often photographed on the track and in the start / finish area. You agree with these photos with your registration. You agree that the photos / videos that show you can be published without compensation claim.
3. With your registration you agree that the data given in the registration will be used for timing, placement and creation of start and result lists.

The Disclaimer or the organizer is part of the registration procedure and must be signed before the start.

Every runner have to follow the StVO (German road traffic regulations). Instructions from our race marshals at road crossings must be followed.