TRACK - Rovaniemi150

 

Rovaniemi150, 17.-20 February 2017

 

Registration next 2017 race will be open next 1st August 2016

(will finish next 31st December 2016)

 

The race starts and finishes in Rovaniemi and runs through the wilderness around the city.

 

The all track is a mixture of trails, forest roads and roads. The track also traverse a frozen river and a couple of frozen lakes. The trail is marked with stakes, plastic ribbon and reflective tape. There are eigth (8) mandatory checkpoints. 

 

Except in Sinettäjärvi checkpoint, in all checkpoints  racers will find a camp fire, basic shelter and water.

 

Days before the race starts, all trails are previously tracked and pressed by snowmobile to facilitate the passage. The final result is as good as the weather let it. That means that in good conditions racers will find the track hard and mostly smoth, but this not always happen. Even not all sections have the same conditions.

As an exemple, in Rovaniemi150 in 2012 the bike winner spend 31 h. 45 min while in 2015 the bike winner did it in 10 h. 40 min.



YOU CAN DOWNLOAD the track in .gpx format by clicking this link.



 Positive altitude change: 1.356 m. / Negative altitude change: 1.350 m.

CHECKPOINTS LIST Rovaniemi150

All waypoints are approximately. Waypoints Grid: Lat/Lon hddd.ddddº. Waypoints Datum: WGS 84

 

POROHOVI 1, shelter, campfire and water.

N66.58756 E25.64401

10,9 km from the start point.

Close Saturday at 11:30 h.

 

SINETTÄJÄRVI.

N66.55345 E25.49239

21,2 km from the start point.

Close Saturday at 14:30 h.

 

VITTAVAARA, shelter, campfire and water.

N66.59004 E25.21271

44,28 km from the start point.

Close Saturday at 20:30 h.

 

MORAJÄRVI, shelter, campfire and water.

N66.66317 E25.06599

58,38 km from the start point.

Close Sunday at 01:30h.

 

PEURAJÄRVI, shelter, campfire and water.

N66.71623 E25.14389

69,7 km from the start point.

Close Sunday at 05:30 h.

 

KUUSILAMPI, shelter, campfire and water.

N66.76639 E25.12649

79,2 km from the start point.

Close Sunday at 10:00 h.

 

TORAMOKIVALO, shelter, campfire and water.

N66.74512 E25.75288

115,8 km from the start point.

Close Sunday at 18:00 h.

 

POROHOVI 2, shelter, campfire and water.

N66.58756 E25.64401

140,34 km from the start point.

Close Sunday at 24:00 h.

 

ROVANIEMI finish point.

150,2 km from the start point.

Close Monday at 03:00 h.