Zegama will meet again the third weekend of May, from 22 to 24, at the creme de la creme among mountain runners from around the world. Sunday 24 will be the big day of the most important mountain marathon in Gipuzkoa in which the bravest and prepared must overcome the 42,195 kilometers of the Zegama-Aizkorri 2020 with a cumulative slope that will reach 5,034 meters. The test will begin at 10.30 am from the center of Zegama.

A challenge with which thousands of people fond of this type of tests around the world dream of at least being able to participate in an occasion. Next Monday, January 20, the inscription for runners who want to opt for one of the numbers that will prove their presence in the most popular mountain marathon in the world. The organization reserves 150 bibs to cover the different commitments that the race entails and another 125 to enable the participation of all those athletes who have competed in previous editions and also want to do so in this edition, as well as guarantee the participation of the athletes who registered the best times of the last two editions. The remaining 225 places, to cover the maximum of 500 participants, will be drawn among those registered. Registration must be done through the rock the sport website.

On the 30th the registration period will end and on February 21, the drawing of the numbers will be held. That day the names of the lucky ones who will be able to live and feel the glory of being in the XIX edition of Zegama-Aizkorri maratoia will be known with its 42 infernal and unforgettable kilometers that will bring participants closer to the Aratz, Aizkorri, Aitxuri peaks …

The mythical trail race will have, once again, the best mountain runners to be placed for the second consecutive year within the program of the Golden Trail World Series. We will have to wait until Monday to discover who will complete the list of the best mountain corridors that approach Zegama.

The data

Mountain marathon

Day and hours

On May 24 at 10.30 from Zegama Square.

Travel

42,195 kilometers and a cumulative slope of 5,472 m.

Time

The runners will leave at 10.30 from the square

Inscription

Next Monday, day 20, the deadline will open until 30 on the Rock the Sport website

Draw

On February 21, all draws will be held

Vertical kilometer

Day and hour

On May 22 at 4:00 p.m. from the square.

Travel

3 km and with a slope of 1,000 meters

Inscription

It can be done from February 3 to 13.

Aizkorri-Zegama junior trail

Day and hour

May 24 at 10.30 am from the square.

Travel

10.4 km and just over a thousand meters of unevenness.

Inscription

From February 3 to May 10.

Two days before, on May 22, the vertical kilometer will be played after 4 pm. KM Vertical participants will leave Zegama to travel first a neutralized section, which will have 3 km and with a height of 1,000 meters. Once they reach the starting point, they will be timed 3 km long and 1,000 meters of positive slope. Vertical Kilometer registration will begin on February 3 and end on the 13th of that month. The draw for the 250 bibs will be held on February 21, as well as the marathon, will be held on the 21st of next month.

In addition, this new edition will feature the VIII Zegama-Aizkorri junior, a race of 10.4 km and 505 m of accumulated slope, which will also start on the 24th after the marathon starts.

Among the novelties of this XIX edition, the competition to choose the shirt logo that will be distributed to all participants of the 2020 edition of the Zegama-Aizkorri (marathon, kv and junior), whose graphic design will be free, stands out. The participants will present a maximum of two designs and along with your personal information and a small explanatory text of the design you should send it to [email protected] before February 29.

The public will be in charge of choosing the three designs that they liked the most from March 2 to 8 on the organization’s website. Of the 20 most voted designs the jury will choose the winning design. The prize is a race number for any of our 2020 editions, marathon distance, vertical kilometer or junior trail

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