MB Ultra Somfy | 70 > 100 > 140 km

Saturday, 4th July, 2020
UCI World Cup – MTB Marathon Series

MB Ultra Somfy, the MB Race’s flagship race!

Round of MTB World Cup under the UCI Marathon Series label since 2016, this race is well known as the toughest MTB marathon race in one day. The MB Ultra Somfy is a real challenge against yourself to achieve the goal of becoming an MB Finisher! After a joint start from Megève, this unique concept race will give you the choice, in time, between 3 distances: 70 km & 3500 m E+, 100 km & 5000 m E+ and 140 km & 7000 m E+. Stop or continue to the ultimate objective? Whatever the distance covered, the MB Ultra Somfy’s trails will bring you on an exceptional setting facing the Mont-Blanc.

RACE INFORMATIONS:

Date : Saturday, 4th July  2020

Start: Megève at 6:00 am
70 km Finish : Megève
100 km Finish : Combloux
140 km Finish : Megève

Distances : 70km | 100km | 140km
Elevation loss : 3500 E+ | 5000 E+ | 7000 E+

BIBS PICK UP
On Friday, 3rd July from  2 pm to 10:30 pm at the Palais des Sports in Megève

RACE BRIEFING
Friday, 3rd July at 06:00 pm front of the podium in the MB Race exhibitors village in Megève

REGISTRATION FEES
€ 75 from 2nd December to 31st March
€ 85 from 1st April to the registration closure

Each participant must present to the organizer a medical certificate of no-contraindication to the practice of MTB in competition from less than a year before the race day or its 2020 license.

  • Read & download the race regulation – here
  • Read & download the obligation of participants relative to the medical certificatehere
  • Download an example of medical certificate – here
  • Cut off and profile : Soon…
  • 3D Profile : Soon…

CATEGORIES:

Age at 31st December, 2020

MASTERS 30-34 (Men & Women) | 30 to 34 years old | 1986 to 1990
MASTERS 35-39 (Men & Women) | 35 to 39 years old | 1981 to 1985
MASTERS 40-44 (Men & Women) | 40 to 44 years old | 1976 to 1980
MASTERS 45-49 (Men & Women) | 45 to 49 years old | 1971 to 1975
MASTERS 50-54 (Men & Women) | 50 to 54 years old | 1966 to 1970
MASTERS 55-59 (Men & Women) | 55 to 59 years old | 1961 to 1965
MASTERS 60-64 (Men & Women) | 60 to 64 years old | 1956 to 1960
MASTERS 65-69 (Men & Women) | 65 to 69 years old | 1951 to 1955
MASTERS 70+ (Men & Women) | 70 years old and more | 1950 and before

ELITES MEN CHAMP. FR | 19 years old and more | 2001 and before
ELITES WOMEN CHAMP. FR | 19 years old and more | 2001 and before

ELITES MEN UCI | 19 years old and more | 2001 and before
ELITES WOMEN UCI | 19 years old and more | 2001 and before

THE REGISTRATION INCLUDES:

  • Participation fees
  • The electronic chip allowing the calculation and the display of your race time –  all data of your race evolution and time on www.mbrace.livetrail.net
  • Race follow via the LiveInfo app
  • Refreshing points along the race – until 12 for the 140 km
  • A flexible cup to minimise the waste on the refreshing points
  • A medal for the 140 km FInishers
  • A suprise gift for the 140 km Finishers
  • A welcome pack with event program and sponsors goodies
  • A MB Race Finisher T-shirt
  • A free picture
  • An after-race meal
  • Free access to animations

MANDATORY EQUIPMENTS:

For security reasons, each participant taking part to the MB Ultra Somfy must have with him the following equipments on the entire course:

  • A survival cover,
  • A mobile phone, with charged battery
  • The frame number plate indicating the emergency numbers (provided by the organisation)
  • Repair equipment,
  • Drinks
  • Food reserve
  • Lighting kit for the participants engaging on the 140 km