Status: Registration Closed
Beijing Mountain Trial Run, also called Beijing Trans Three Peak Cross Country Challenge
Will be held in Apr 14 , 2019. There are there categories: 50 KM race, 25 KM race and 10 KM race. Since its first held in 2012, 6 years successful event have seen and proved route is very mature.
The route starts at Dajue Temple,all way through to Luobudi Peak(1050 meters above sea level), Yangtai Peak(1276 meters) ,Miaofeng Peak(1291 meters) (thus the event named Trans Three Peak Cross Country Challenge) , the three highest peaks in west of Beijing. 80 percent of the route is wild trek, with very big physical challenge, racers call it Little UTMB. Along the route those old temples, scenic spots, full blossom of peach flower, magnolia flower make the route picturesque. In Year 2018, about 1000 cross country enthusiasts participate the event.
For international runners:
- 50KM: $200 USD/person
- 25KM: $120 USD/person
- 10KM: $80 USD/person
The main features of Beijing Mountain Trial Run
1: the trek is very beautiful, peach, magnolia in full blossom all the way along the trek. it seems
You are running in a sea of flowers.
2: many places of historical interests and famous scenic spots give one a feeling of rinsing in Chinese ancient culture.
The trek snakes through Dajue Temple area, Yangtaishan, Niangniangmiao and other.The trek was called Old Path of Beautiful Fragrance since Empress Dowager Cixi used to go out from Summer Palace to pray Buddha in Dajue Temple(Buddhist Temple of Grand Enlightment) , then went to present incense and pay her respect Goddess in Niangniaomao ( a Taoist shrine for Goddess who is said the daughter of Yellow Emperor, she is in charge of farming, trade, travel, marriage, medicine, children welfare). Running on the trek of budding with temples makes showering in Buddhist glorious.
Medals for this event are of jade inlay, jade symbolizes of Chinese good virtues and merits.
Marshal art performance gives this event a special Chinese element.
4: high intensity and challenging
The trek rises way up to over 3100 meters, a big challenge to all runners.
Beijing Sports Bureau. Beijing Sport Association, Beijing Hiking Association, Beijing Outdoor Physical Club.
Date of Event: Apr 14, 2019.
Starting point of the race: Dajue Temple.
For those 50 KM and 25 racers, event will collect a 100 Yuan deposit for racer information chip.
At the race end, the chip returned without damage, the deposit given back.
The enrollment fee will be non-refundable once charged.
Races start times:
50 KM race: 8:30 AM; 25 KM race: 9:00 AM; 10 KM race: 9:15 AM.
Organizer committee has rights to make necessary adjustments on event due to weather,
Natural Disaster, the number of the event participants.
50 KM race , intensity: 3.5, total rising of 3200 meters
Dajue Temple - Zhaikou - Miaofeng old Archway - Luobudi Pass - Beijianmiao( CP1)
- Yangtaishan Peak- Sanjiebei - Miaofengshan Peak- Niangnaingmiao ancient trek-
Jiangou Village(cp2)-Luobudi Pass - Miaowa( cp3) - Yangtaishan-Sanjiebei-Miaofengshan-
Niangniangmiao-Jiangou village Parking group-Luobudi Pass-Miaofeng old Archway-Dajue Temple.
25 KM race, intensity: 2, total rising of 1700 meters
Dajue Temple -Miaofeng old Archway-Luobudi Pass-Beijianmiao (sp1)-Yangtaishan(cp1)-
Sanjiebei-Miaofengshan(cp2)-Niangniangmiao-Jiangou Village-(sp2/cp3)-Luobudi Pass- MIaofeng old Archway-Dajue Temple.
10 KM race, Dajue Temple-Miaofengshan Archway-Zhaikou-Dajue Temple
Dajue Tmeple: water drink , energy
Beijianmiao: drink and water
Miaofengshan, Jiangou Village: drink water and energy
First aid and emergency service and volunteers helpers are available.
50 KM race: 5 hour(at 13:30) to Luobudi Pass, 7 hour 20 minutes(at 15:50) to Jiangou village service center(at 15:50). terminal: 10 hours 30 minutes ( at 19:00)
25 KM terminal : 7 hours 30 minutes ( 16:30)
10KM: 3 and half hours.
Prize: cups and awards for first 8 runners of each division.
For 50 KM and 25 KM runners, T shirts, chip, number, finishing award, medal and certificate( download)
50 KM racers need a full marathon record or similar cross country challenge
25KM racers needs half marathon record or similar cross country challenge.
Participants request recent health check up to the standard.
Races of 50 KM and 25 KM must be over 18 years old and under 65 years old and must sign
Family teenager runner needs to be over 6 or 9 years old.
All runners must be healthy and have outdoor experience.
Following will not qualify: CVD, Diabetes, recovering person, Influenza, those improper
Mobile with full battery
Number tag with personal emergency contact
Cap,wind breaker, trekking poles, whistle
Participants are fully aware and understand that the event has high intensity, scale of risk, participants are responsible of his safety. If any mishaps occurs during the event, the organizers will not be legally responsible, or responsible of economic loss. The enrollment of the event means he understands accepts this condition. Possible participants should read the policy very carefully, only those qualified can participate the event.
Policy need special attention:
1: no smoking, no littering, obey the event rules.
2: can not hide the number tag.
3: join the right division, do not block or hinder other racers.
4: give up racing if feel uncomfortable and seek help from supporting personnel.
5: follow the designed route, no short cut allowed
6: can not continue the event after closing time in each checking point.
7: can not give the runner number tag to another person.
8: can not go inside old temple or pick up flower.
Shuttle bus available from subway station (Line 16, Exit A, at Bei’anhe Station) to Dajue Temple
From 7 AM
Local Bus service: BUs 346 from North Gate of Summer Palace, to Zhoujiaxiang then change Bus
633 to Dajue Temple.