March 8, 2016
Also for non-runners) The prestigious "Sardinia Trail", the race on foot, comes back for its 5th edition, and it is going to take place, between mountains and sea, on May, 6th, 7th and 8th 2016.
For three days Ogliastra will be transformed into a paradise waiting to be run. On May, 6th, 7th and 8th 2016 the "Sardinia Trail" comes back in its fifth edition, the ultra trail open to all, between mountains and sea, which has become famous for crossing unique landscapes, among the most beautiful and varied of the Mediterranean.

The indomitable ultra-runners of the "Sardinia Trail" will pass from the highest peak on the island, "Punta La Marmora", on the Gennargentu, to the white beach of Perd'e Pera on Ogliastran coast. From 1.834m above sea level immersed in a wild and unique nature, like in a natural playground, between mule tracks, routes and steep passages.

Divided into three stages for a total of about 100 km and 4,000 meters of ascent, the race will involve the municipalities of Arzana Cardedu, Desulo, Gairo, Lanusei and Tertenia. And this year the route is even more exciting, so much to collect the support of stronger and stronger athletes, including foreigner ones.
The event is organized by Good Looking Entertainment Sport in collaboration with the Regione Autonoma della Sardegna, with the departments of Sport and Tourism and with the crossed municipalities of Arzana, Cardedu, Desulo, Gairo, Lanusei and Tertenia.

Hospitality 4 stars
A unique race of its kind and with a peculiarity: the athletes (and their companions) will benefit from hospitality and welcoming at the four-star resort , enchanting location on the seafront of Orrì. Ideal place for those who like holidays with sport, relaxation and beauty.
In fact there are many activities that resort offers: from scuba diving at the scuba diving centre to windsurfing lessons, from sailing to canoeing. But also tennis, mountain biking and beach volleyball. For an active holiday, reconciled by the wild beauty of this pristine corner of Sardinia.
During the stay you will experience the effects of the eye of care for feeding athletes and escorts with various menus designed for athletes (even vegan) on the basis of a local gastronomy with special flavours.

Route’s technical information

Friday, May, 6th
1st stage Arzana-Arzana - Km. 28,7 / ascent +753 m / -922 m descent

Saturday, May ,7th
2nd stage Arzana-Desulo-Arzana - Km. 42,00 / ascent +1650 m / -1671 m descent

Sunday, May, 8th
3rd stage Tertenia-Gairo-Cardedu Km. 26,8 +1215 meters ascent. /-1165 m descent

Registration information
The entries for the Sardinia Trail continue until April, 30th, 2016 at a cost of € 560.00.

The fee for each companion is € 360.00
The enrolment formula entitles you to:

 - Accommodation in a double / triple room with half-board for three nights at Perdepera Resort
  (4-star beach hotel) (water and wine included)
- Umbrella service and 2 beach beds per room
- Use of pool
- Race bag

Regulation, programme and registration details can be found on the site

For information write to or call +39 349-51.64.713

Press office:
Servizi Stampa Sardegna:

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