SANTANA VERTICAL KILOMETER

Santana Vertical Kilometer® is part of the Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit for the second time and takes place on the 1st June 2018, starting at 09H00.

RACE INFORMATION

Running towards the sky is a challenging and sensational experience! And if the experience takes place in areas classified by UNESCO as World Biosphere Reserve and Natural World Heritage, everything becomes even more intense!

Santana Vertical Kilometer® (SVK), organized by Madeira SkyEvents in partnership with Clube Desportivo Escola Santana and Federação de Campismo e Montanhismo de Portugal, offers the participants this experience with an event in the heart of the Laurisilva forest and with absolutely breathtaking panoramic landscapes.

Santana’s municipality, located in the north of Madeira Island, hosts this event. The natural landscapes, together with the great biodiversity and geodiversity in the route, make of Santana one of the most spectacular places to practice this mountain sport and turn this race into an incredible vertical race challenge!

Santana Vertical Kilometer® (SVK) is one of the four races of the Ultra SkyMarathon® Madeira Skyrunning event.

This race has 4,8km and 1003m of positive gradient. The route takes place entirely in the Madeira Natural Park area: the race starts at Vale da Lapa, at an altitude of 780m and ends at Encumeada Alta, in the Central Mountains of Madeira, at an altitude of 1785m.

Santana Vertical Kilometer® is part of the Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit for the second time and takes place on the 1st June 2018, starting at 09H00.

Registration fees vary according to the registration period:

Registration periodRegistration Fee
SVK
01-11-2017 to 14-02-2018€ 20
15-02-2018 to 06-05-2018€ 30
07-05-2018 to 31-05-2018€ 40

4.8 KM ROUTE

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