Letecká stovka is a mountain ultramarathon race and long distance march for individuals, which will take place on 11.-12. March 2023. The race course with total distance 105 km is situated in the Považský Inovec and Strážovské vrchy mountains in Slovakia. The organizer of the race is o.z. SLOVAK ULTRA TRAIL (association).
Since 2015 O.z. SLOVAK ULTRA TRAIL is a member of ITRA (International Trailrunning Association).
Letecká stovka 2023 is a part of the Slovak Ultratrail League
The Letecká stovka 2023 course (105 km) has been certified by ITRA for 4 points
Letecká stovka 2023 is in the list of races with UTMB Index
Letecká stovka 2023 is a part of CSUT (Czecho-Slovak 100 km Ultratrail Cup)
Letecká stovka 2023 is a part of the ITRA National League
Letecká stovka 2023 is a qualifying race for the Western States Endurance Run 2024 (condition of completing the race until 22 hours)
Please note, that Letecká 50 is a long distance march taking place as a separate event.
50 EUR for one participant
The payment information will be delivered to the registered participants via e-mail.
Number of participants:
Max. 200 participants
Discounts based on ITRA performance index (category GENERAL):
Men with 700 and more points: discount 50%
Men with 800 and more points: discount 100%
Women with 550 and more points: discount 50%
Women with 650 and more points: discount 100%
Discounts are applicable only for the basic start fee (50 EUR)
How to find out the actual ITRA performance index: search with your name and surname on the ITRA website, if your profile is found, click on it and search the New Performance Index in category GENERAL.
Check-in (where to collect your race bib):
On Friday 10. March 2023 you can pick up your race bib in Trenčín in the Lodenica building (Kniežaťa Pribinu 6777 street) between 18.00 and 22.30 CET. On Saturday 11. March 2023 morning the check-in will take place in the same building between 05.00 and 05.40 CET.
On Saturday 11. March 2023 at 06.00 CET in Trenčín next to the Lodenica building (Kniežaťa Pribinu 6777 street). Please come to the start place early enough.
Aid stations and checkpoints:
There will be six aid stations with refreshments placed on the course. In the same places there will be also the checkpoints, mostly with electronic timekeeping. Here is the list of Letecká stovka aid stations/checkpoints including the link for online map, distance from start and time limit information.
K1 Pred Beckovom (16. km) - time limit: Saturday 11. March 2023 until 09:30 CET
K2 Kálnica, fire station (23. km) - time limit: Saturday 11. March 2023 until 11:45 CET
K3 Duchonka, Slniečko Pension (47,5. km) - time limit: Saturday 11. March 2023 until 18:00 CET
K4 Bezovec - Šport Chata - challet (66. km) - time limit: Saturday 11. March 2023 do 22:45 CET
K5 Inovecká chata - challet (85. km) -time limit: Sunday 12. March 2023 until 04:00 CET
K6 Vlekárska chata pod Ostrým vrchom - challet (95. km) - time limit: Sunday 12. March 2023 until 07:00 CET
Live checkpoints will be marked with labels including checkpoint number, name of the place, distance and time limit including distance and elevation to the next checkpoint with its time limit.
The organizer reserves the right to change the course and time limits of the checkpoints. In such case the registered participants will be informed via e-mail.
There will be no unstaffed checkpoints (like passwords, punches or similar). There will be at least one unannounced live checkpoint. One missing checkpoint results in disqualification of the participant.
The finish of Letecká stovka is in Trenčín in the Lodenica building (Kniežaťa Pribinu 6777 street). The total time limit for completing the Letecká stovka course is 28 hours (until 10.00 CET on Sunday 12. March 2023).
On 10th of March or on Saturday 11th of March morning (and during the race weekend) you can use the parking lot next to the next to the swimmingplace building in Trenčín (approx. 500 m from the check-in and start place). This parking lot is toll-free. Further information about parking in Trenčín can be found HERE. Parking next or in front of the Lodenica building (check-in, start and finish place) is not allowed.
The organizer reserves the right to change the course, time limits of the checkpoints and event schedule or to cancel the event (especially for participants safety reason). In such case the registered participants will be informed via e-mail.
The transport of participants to the race (or to the race start) is not a service provided by the race organizer. The race organizer does not provide transport for participants, who will quit during the course (DNF). For public transport information from Bezovec from a place 1,3 km from the K4 Šport Chata aid station, please see the following document.
Dropbag service is not part of the Letecká stovka event.
During the race please ensure sufficient beverages and food / energy supply. There will be aid stations placed on the Letecká stovka course (6) with food and beverages (including Nutrend sports drink, magnesium, salt and grape sugar). In case you are using energy bars, salt sticks, energy gels, please add your own ones to your bag.
The weather is an important factor for a 100 km ultratrail race. Take care of your safety - Letecká stovka is a WINTER sports event. Please check the weather forecast and adjust your equipment and clothes properly. Do not make light of the equipment and especially clothes (including spare clothes)! Please read the information about recommended equipment.
The race organizer will follow the weather forecasts also during the race. In case of a situation which would present a risk for the participants they will be informed by the race organizer.
Course conditions information (during the week before race):
Crossing of the main road to Bánovce nad Bebravou (direction Beckov) - use the underpass (own marking placed there)
The creek crossing the dam (direction Beckov) - on 8.3. the water level was low. The place will be checked on Friday before the race.
Close to Beckov and before K1 checkpoint - the river Váh dam joins the asphlat road for approx. 300 meters and then leaves it again.
Blue marked tourist path to Panská Javorina - the path is damaged due to timber harvesting in one place, it can be bypassed without problems.
Považský Inovec ridge - in the highest passages there is 10-15 cm of icy and hardpacked snow.
The passage at "Horáreň pod Kostolným vrchom" -part of the course is muddy with more difficult orientation - own marking placed in shorter intervals
Prieľačina - a passage with more difficult orientation and with own marking placed in shorter intervals.
There are several fallen trees at the Považský Inovec ridge, this obstacles can be bypassed without problems.
Mníchova Lehota - Jarky - please be careful when crossing the main road - there is often a dense traffic.
After crossing the main road there is also a railway crossing.
Čiernachov - the tourist marking is damaged and there is also some timber harvesting mess, it can be bypassed.
Čiernachovské lúky and the passage after is muddy.
The passage before the Brezina forest park can be muddy after rain.
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