Category: Sport Area: In Val di Fassa On hrs: 08:30 - Resort: Canazei - Pordoi Pass Place: starting in Piaz G. Marconi - Canazei International skyrunning competition, Canazei-Piz Boè-Canazei. Skyrunning World Championships - Skyrunner® World Series
Saturday 22 July the skyrunners will be the protagonists of the 20th Dolomites Skyrace, the so much awaited mountain running competition. The race is part of the Italian Skyrunning Circuit and it is also valid on the 2017 for the Skyrunning World Championships (Skyrunner® World Series). This spectacular route, with a 22 km length and which from Canazei reaches the Piz Boè at 3,152 m (at the feet of the most impressive Dolomite peaks, passing through woods, steep and craggy tracks and a 1,702 m difference in height), has been covered in the past seasons in just two hours. The descent to the valley crosses Val Lastìes and "Pian Schiavaneis" till Canazei.
For those who want to watch the Dolomites Skyrace the cable car Sass Pordoi will be extraordinarily open from 7.00 a.m. to 8.00 a.m.
Programme Dolomites Skyrace - Saturday 22 July
7.00-8.15 a.m.: opening of the race office by the Town Hall in Marconi Square
8.00 a.m.: athletes’ checking by the start area in Marconi Square
8.30 a.m.: 20th edition of the Dolomites Skyrace; mass start in Marconi Square
12.30 p.m.: lunch in the pavillion in the parking area of the Belvedere lifts in Canazei
6.00 p.m.: prize-giving ceremony of the 20th edition of the Dolomites Skyrace in the pavillion in the parking area of the Belvedere lifts in Canazei. Following "Dolomites Skyrace 20th Birthday Party" with music
21 Juli 2017 hrs: 09:00 Resort: Canazei Place: start in loc. Ciasates - Alba di Canazei Important sky running competition from Alba di Canazei to Crepa Neigra. It’s one of the races of VKM World Circuit