EcoTrail AlUla 2022

Mar 18, 2022

Ecotrail returns to AlUla to challenge international athletes, amateur runners, and children alike. From an ultramarathon, a marathon, a half marathon or a fun run (80KM, 50 KM, 25KM, 10KM, as well as a kids race), there's something for everyone.

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EcoTrail AlUla 2022
Embark on this incredible journey as you race through the beautiful landscapes of AlUla. Whether you choose to run, walk, or hike, EcoTrail offers adventure for all ages. Come be a part of the event and enjoy the various races among the fun activities planned! 

Schedule of Events

Friday March 18th, 2022
• Access to the Participants' Village
 • Welcoming Ceremony
• Sunset race (10km to get the feel for the course)
• Kids race (1,2km)
 
Saturday March 19th, 2022
• Trail races: 10km, 25km, 50km, 80km
• Hike race: 10km
• Podium ceremonies
 
Key Information
 
• Duration:
The total timing will depend on the distance chosen and the time achieved by each participant. We recommend half a day for short distances and the whole day for longer distances.
 
Meeting location: AlUla Centre
 
• Age restrictions:
 
- 80km/50km races are recommended for experienced runners from 20 years or older
 - 25km: 18 years or older
 - 10km: 12 years or older
 - 10km Sunset Run 12 years or older
- 10km Hike is open without restriction
- 1.2km Children's Race is reserved for participants between 6 and 12 years old
 
 
General Information
 
  • Each participant is responsible for his or her arrival in AlUla.
  • Shuttles will be provided from the AlUla centre to the start and finish points for the participants.
  • The EcoTrail is an eco-responsible event which aims to encourage collective practises to limit gas emissions.
  • Participants will be supervised by members of the organisation and will have to follow the markers along the course.
  •  Liquid and solid ai-stations are provided during the event (approximately every 10km for the longer distances, halfway for the shorter ones).
  •  There will be a first aid-station at the finish line.
  • Each participant will have to read and sign the rules of the event and a medical attestation when picking up their race bib.
What's Included

• Access to the Participants' Village on Friday
• Welcome party on Friday evening
• Access to all refreshment stands
• Race number
• Finisher medal
• T-Shirt
Recommended Attire & What to Bring

• Long tights or running pants
• Sport or walking shoes
 
The Event Coordinators ask for the following:
 
For the long distances which require a lot of autonomy:
• Certain amount of textile material
• Head lamp
• Smartphone
• Personal water cup
• Rain jacket
• Emergency blanket
 
For the 10km formats:
• Small bag with water and a mobile phone to be able to contact the organisation and the emergency services if necessary.

*The precise list can be found on the event's website and in its regulations.
 
Entrance Policy

• Pre-registration is required.
• Please arrive at the AlUla Centre to take the shuttle to the starting point. Each race has a different starting     point. The shuttles will take approximately 30 minutes to get to/from the locations. Each race has a different   starting location.
• Children 6 years and older are welcome. Please read the age restrictions for each race.
• Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience.
• Parking is complimentary.