In order to promote sports within the skyrunning modality as well as to promote the contact with nature in the younger generation, in 2019, and in an innovation context, USM decides to bet on Kids Santana Skyrace. The race will take place on June 1st, children’s day in Portugal.
The event is part of the 6th edition of the Madeira Ultra Skyrunning event, aiming to raise children’s awareness for healthy habits and lifestyles, as well as instill the appreciation of contact with nature and consequently attitudes towards it’s conservation.
Registrations will be free but mandatory and will be open to children from 6 to 13 years, upon parental authorization. The race will be divided in four different courses / distances:
6 to 7 years – 600 Mts
8 to 9 years – 1100 Mts
10 to 11 years – 1300 Mts
12 to 13 years – 1800 Mts
- Each participant will receive a commemorative souvenir and a finisher medal
- The 3 winners of each category (M and W), receive a trophy.
- Registrations limited to 200 participants in the set of all classes.
Santana- 1st June 2019 (Saturday, children’s day in Portugal);
Distance:variable, according to the age;
Refreshment stations: There will be 1 final station.