LAVASA, SAHYADRI HILLS ULTRA, 2nd Edition, 2024

LAVASA, SAHYADRI HILLS ULTRA, 2nd Edition, 20-21 July 2024

The Monsoon Monster

Get ready to face the brutal beauty of the Lavasa Sahyadri Hills Ultra, 

Welcome to the second edition of this extreme ultra-marathon set in the breathtaking city of Lavasa.

Lavasa, nestled in the Mulshi Valley of the Sahyadris, is a world of its own, boasting its unique natural ecosystem. In July, amidst the drama of the monsoon skies, we invite you to embark on an unforgettable journey through this picturesque landscape.
Prepare to conquer winding roads alongside river streams and a serene lake. The racecourse features challenging up-hills and rolling sections, with stunning views of the Mutha River and Davase Lake. And with the race taking place in the unpredictable monsoon month of August, expect to battle through all kinds of weather conditions.
Whether you're a seasoned ultra runner or a first-timer seeking a new challenge, this race is for you. With a well-marked course and a dedicated support team providing aid along the way, get ready to push your limits and conquer the Monsoon Monster.

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FAQS: Do read through and review the FAQs, and if you still have any questions, feel free to contact us at info@vrattanta.com.

Saturday, 20th July 2024 @ 7.00 AM : 100 Miles, 100 KM, 75 KM, 50 KM and 25 KM

Sunday, 21st July 2024 @ 7.00 AM : 21 KM (HM)

21.1 KM (HM) | 03:00 HOURS

25 KM | 03:30 HOURS

50 KM | 08:00 HOURS

75 KM | 13:00 HOURS, INTERMEDIARY CUT OFF: 50 KM in 08 HOURS

100 KM | 18:00 HOURS, INTERMEDIARY CUTOFF: 50 KM IN 08 HOURS

100 MILES | 30:00 HOURS, INTERMEDIARY CUTOFF 1: 50 KM IN 08 HOURS, CUTOFF 2: 100 KM IN 18 HOURS

Amidst the breathtaking beauty of the Sahyadri Hills during the monsoon season, the Sahyadri Hills Ultra (SHU) eagerly awaits your presence. We’re thrilled to announce that our team has finalized the route, ensuring an unforgettable ultra running experience.

Here are the updated elevation profiles:
25 KM | +515m
50 KM | +812m
75 KM | +1327m
100 KM | +1624m
100 MILES | +2758m

The run takes place within the Lavasa City roads and surrounding villages. The majority of the route, comprising 30 kilometers, follows alongside the Mutha river, Dasve lake, and the Temghar Dam, all set against the stunning backdrop of the Sahyadri mountains.

We deeply appreciate your patience and understanding during this waiting period. Your enthusiasm and support mean the world to us.

Reflector Jackets and Headlight / Torchlight for 75, 100 KM & 100 Mile runners

Suggested: Cap, Hydration Bag and Running gear per rain, monsoon

Race BIB, Race T-shirt, Finisher Trophies / Medal, Certificate, Stationary and Mobile Aid Stations providing water/hydration and medical support, Refreshment including lunch and dinner for longer distance participants

Every 7-8 km providing an option for refueling to participants, the Hydration station would have Water bottles, Energy drinks, Bananas, Oranges, Dates, and Chocolate bars / Chikki

Accommodations options such as AirBNB and hotels, are available within Lavasa City, conveniently located within a range of 500 meters to 2 kilometers from the event venue. These properties can be booked through most popular travel sites.

Lavasa is around 55 KM from Pune. The nearest airport & railway station is Pune.

  • From Pune Airport: Pre-booked taxis like Ola/Uber are readily available.
  • From Pune Railway Station : Pre booked taxi like Ola/Uber are readily available.
  • Runners can also call a private taxi operator from various locations of Pune

We understand that circumstances may arise preventing you from participating in the run, and we’re sorry to see you go. If you’d like to request a refund, please reach out to us, and we’ll initiate the process.

Please note that the refund amount will be subject to deductions for Payment Gateway fees, Applicable Taxes, and an administrative fee of INR 100 for processing.

Last date for cancellation request – 10th July