10km Trail Run
10km | elevation gain 250m
Race date: Saturday, 11 January 2020
Departure to start: 8:30 AM from Muong Thanh Holiday Moc Chau Hotel
Race Start: 10:00 AM, 11/01/2020
CUT-OFF: 11:00 PM (Finish line)
Start location: Phieng Canh Village, Tan Lap Commune, Moc Chau
Finish line: The heart-shaped tea hill – Google maps
Age restriction: Minimum age for 10km is 6 years old. Race entrants up to 14 must run along with the guardian. For runners up to 16 years old, parents/guardians must sign the consent form on race pack collection.
Your race begins on a remote trail near the small Hmong village of Phieng Canh.
After racing among the wooden houses you will face your first challenge – a steep, technical climb. You will then descend into a beautiful, broad valley before taking on another tough climb taking your over the highest point on the run and giving stunning views to the valley ahead.
The route then descends into the Na Ka valley, home to some of the area’s most beautiful blossom orchards and some flat, fast trail.
After some less technical climbing you will race to the VTM finish line located right among rows of tea surrounded by hills which will create the perfect finish line photo!