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GRAN RAID PREALPI TREVIGIANE – 22 MAY 2022 (VENETO)

GRAN RAID PREALPI TREVIGIANE – 22 MAY 2022 (VENETO)

3 SPECTACULAR TRAIL RUNNING RACES IN MAY NEAR VENICE!

Three races to run all in one breath! The races of 70 km, 50 km and 25 km satisfy all elite trail runners such as Daniel Jung (present this year), Geronazzo, Kienzl and Pellegrini or women such as Boifava (confirmed at the start), Guerini, Follador, Bordin and, in past the very strong Rampazzo … but also athletes of all levels eager to immerse themselves in unique natural and historical landscapes.

The races, starting from Revine Lago, near Vittorio Veneto (Treviso), offer breathtaking landscapes. The races tracks develop along the Prosecco Hills (UNESCO heritage), do you know Valdobbiene and Conegliano?

The tracks continue until they touch the Val Dobbiene, then CastelBrando, a monument of Italian beauty (Hotel restaurant, SPA), a former Roman settlement and a splendid medieval residence.

The races tracks continue climbing on the ridge of Col Visentin 1,763 m. (from where you can see Venice) and Lake Morito and crosses alpine huts, woods and medieval villages part of the rural history of this corner of the Veneto region until it return to the starting point to cross the finish line.

The Grand Raid of the Treviso Prealps celebrates its 10th edition with the presence of highly respected sports teams: Scarpa, Hoka, Karpos, La Sportiva and many others no less well known.

The opportunity is not to be missed to compete with top athletes like Daniel Jung! Only in the past year, he has won important races such as the Gran Raid De La Reunion, Grossglockner Ultra-Trail®, DoppioW Ultra and the Garda Trentino Trail.

THE TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF THE RACES: GRAND RAID of the PREALPI TREVIGIANE (GRPT)

Before illustrating attractions and entertainment for athletes and families, let’s discover the technical characteristics of the three race tracks.

The GR70 is a perfect Ultra Trail race to test yourself before the Lavaredo Ultra Trail or other races planned for June, you will compete with the best athletes of northern Italy. The track is about 65km long with 4,400m. D+ and it awards 3 ITRA points. The start is at 6.00 on 22 May 2022 from Revine Lago, maximum time 17 hours.

This is the most demanding and technical path: a perfect mix of tradition and innovation, a tribute to past editions, but also novelties, with the rediscovery of wild paths and tracks. The race track is roughly composed as follows: trails 64%; dirt road 30% and asphalted or concrete road 6%.

The Registration fee is only 65 euros, but you can save more by downloading the special TRM discount to celebrate 10 years of the Gran Raid delle PreAlpi Trevigiane.

Download your *DISCOUNT CODE* by clicking HERE

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REGISTER before the 30th of April 2022 on Wedosport.net HERE

Hurry up! 100% refund of the registration fee for COVID (net of expenses withheld by Wedosport).

The Ultra Trail GR50 race is a 45 km long course with 3,100 D + and awards 3 ITRA points. In the race you will share a large part of the paths of the GR70 going up the Col Visentin up to the San Boldo pass. It is a shorter, but equally demanding and technical track that offers breathtaking views, historical ruins, trails in the woods and steep climbs and majestic peaks.

The start of the race at 08.00 on 22 May 2022 from Revine Lago, maximum time 12 hours.The track is generally composed of: trails 60%, dirt road 30%, asphalted road 10%.

Registration fee is only 45 euros, but you can save more by downloading the special TRM discount to celebrate 10 years of the Gran Raid delle PreAlpi Trevigiane.

Download your *DISCOUNT CODE* by clicking HERE

then

REGISTER before the 30th of April 2022 on Wedosport.net HERE

Hurry up! 100% refund of the registration fee for COVID (net of expenses withheld by Wedosport).

The GR25  is the shortest of the aces, with a distance of 25 km and 2,100 D +. It awards 2 ITRA points. The start is at 10.00 on 22 May 2022 from Revine Lago, maximum time 7.5 hours.

It starts from the historic center of Revine Lago from the small square in via Roma, passing through rural views near the town, continuing in the woods, climbing in altitude, passing through old huts and ancient villages. Then a series of paths lead you to Col Visentin. From here we descend until we reach the Church of San Francesco, where there will be only one kilometer to go to the finish. The track is roughly composed as follows: trails 60%; dirt road 30%; paved road 10%.

Registration fee is only 25 euros, but you can save more by downloading the special TRM discount to celebrate 10 years of the Gran Raid delle PreAlpi Trevigiane.

Download your *DISCOUNT CODE* by clicking HERE

then

REGISTER before the 30th of April 2022 on Wedosport.net HERE

Hurry up! 100% refund of the registration fee for COVID (net of expenses withheld by Wedosport).

WHERE TO SLEEP AND EAT

The organization of the event offers a range of accommodations for all budgets, from B & Bs to the most spectacular hotels such as the one in CastelBrando, which also has a splendid indoor SPA and outdoor whirlpools.

It also has and a unique “feudal” restaurant where you can taste fantastic food and enjoy an ancient atmosphere you will never forget.

The hotels are approximately 10-30 minutes by car from the departure. Vittorio Veneto offers the widest choice of accommodation, restaurants, wineries and historical monuments … do not miss the central square with the wonderful cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta from 1740 AD.

On the race website you will find more info and also a list of Bed & Breakfasts that are located a few minutes from the start of the races. Click here to go directly to the hotels page.

WHAT TO VISIT

Participation in competitions is an opportunity to visit new places that offer unique experiences: historical, cultural and gastronomic.

Do not miss a visit to the cellars of Prosecco producers managed by owners who have cultivated unique and world-famous wines over the centuries but also maintained a landscape of cultivation of vines rich in colors, aromas and tradition.

In the surroundings of Vittorio Vento, it is possible to participate in food and wine tours and enjoy some landscape beauties such as the Caglieron Caves.

You can also decide to visit the Lake Santa Croce where you can relax and sunbathe or, if you are not yet tired enough, go cycling with the family or practice other water or flying sports of all tipes.

Finally, for the little ones, children, but also adults .. it is worth visiting the Neolithic Livelet Archaeological Park, rebuilt on stilts on the shores of Lake Lago, a stone’s throw from the start and finish of the trail running races.

HOW TO ARRIVE

The town of Revine Lago, Vittorio Veneto area, is easily reachable by car, with the A4 Turin-Venice-Trieste motorway or from Bologna with the A13 which all connect with the A27 near Mestre-Venice to quickly reach Vittorio Veneto. Some examples of the duration of the journey from Milan less than 4 hours and from Bologna just over 2 hours. Nearest airports: Venezia, Treviso (for low costs).

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Cristina Tasselli

Digital Strategic Marketing Director - certified Innovation Manager - in multinational companies, she is still today the only Italian female athlete to have ran 900 km and 55,000m D+ in the mountains in a single stage race (Transpyrenea 2016, 3rd women overall). She counts numerous Podiums and international Victories on races over 100k. She holds a SNaQ CONI certification as a Trail Running Coach, Athletic Trainer and in Nutrition and Sports Supplementation. Since 2014 she is President and sports executive of innovative technology startups and companies, including Trail Running Movement and Digital Sport 360. She trains elite trail running athletes and she teaches in trail running coach certification courses. She is an author of sports articles on training, nutrition and supplementation in trail running and running, both in Italian and in English and Spanish. She manages relationships and collaborations with Federations and Race Organizers.