Challenge yourself on the beautiful ultra-trail UTH50 or UTH100 trail run through the mountain passes, along jeep tracks, through boulder ravines and over spectacular sand dunes of Ras Al Khaimah. It is a tough challenge and requires training, but generous cut-off times (24hrs for 100k and 12hrs for 50k) allow most physically fit, determined and well-prepared runners to get to the finish.

Proudly announcing this race (100k) is a UTMB qualifying race (ITRA 4pts)

CASH VOUCHERS up for grabs!

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Location: Ras Al Khaimah – Start hotel Golden Tulip Khatt Springs. You will be taken by bus to the start and back from the finish to the start hotel. (Buses will be every hour from approx. 3pm for the 50k and 7.30pm for the 100k)

You will carry your food and water (fruit, water and Aqualyte available approx every 10km). CP5 will be your opportunity to eat a hot meal where we will provide hot water for your dehydrated food and we will have hot soup on the go. (Outside assistance is not permitted outside of the checkpoints, but supporters are welcome to assist you at any checkpoint, in particular CP5).

The course will take you on a multi-terrain adventure and take in approx 3300m of elevation over the 100km distance. Checkpoint 5 will be located at approximately 52km.

Make sure you are part of the only single-stage 50km and 100km trail run in the UAE!

Your race pack will be available from AdventureHQ, Dubai from Feb 12th 10am to 10pm daily up until race day. Race packs WILL NOT be taken to the start point, PLEASE ensure you collect your pack before the event begins – it contains your chipped race bib, important information on start location and race course details. If you live outside of Dubai or are an overseas participant, you can indicate upon registration your request to collect on race day so that we can arrange to take your race pack to Race Check-In for you.

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The official race start hotel for the bus pick-up and drop-off is the Golden Tulip Khatt Springs. Your options are staying at the hotel, driving to and from the site for the event or camping. (No campsite is allocated but you are free to find yourself a place to pitch your tent, there are plenty of lovely areas close by and up the mountain).

SPECIAL RATES: Khatt Springs Golden Tulip Hotel and Spa is offering participants (first 25 rooms) a special rate of:
Single Room: AED 300/+. Double Room: AED 350/+ (Extra Bed: AED 120/+)
Above rates are inclusive of breakfast, wifi and subject to 10% service charge and AED 15 tourism Dirham.
Meals: Lunch: AED 50.00. Dinner: AED 60.00.
Email: reservations@goldentulipkhattsprings.com directly and quote Urban-Ultra Hajar 50/100 (Before 31st Jan 2018)