*subject to change
Friday, September 22, 2017
|NEW HOUR ! 2 PM to 8 PM||Distribution of bibs at Penouille Welcome Center
PENOUILLE WELCOME CENTER
1238, Forillon Boulevard
Gaspé, QC G4X 6T9
2 drops bags for runners of the 110 km run
has to be given by 8pm at the latest.
|6: 30 PM||Opening Ceremony at the Berceau (Birthplace) du Canada.
GASPÉ, BIRTHPLACE OF CANADA
179, montée Wakeham (Down town)
Gaspé (Québec) G4X 1V3
In the presence of:
The Mayor of Gaspé, M.Daniel Côté
The director of Forillon National Park, Stephane Marchand
The Spokesman of the Utra-Trail of the End of the World, Mr. Jacques Aubin
The representative of the Micmac Nation of Gespeg, Mrs. Linda Jean, who will perform a special ceremony.
New for 2017 The Ultra-Trail du Bout du Monde 110 km! MESGIL’G MUIN (The Great Bear) in honour of the Mi’kmaq Nation.
JOIN US! Blessing by Mi'kmaq Person.
* Please note that the National park entrance fees are free this year, visit the <a href=”https://www.pc.gc.ca/fr/pn-np/qc/forillon” target=”_blank”>Forillon National Park Website</a> for other park fees
Saturday, September 23, 2017
|1:00 AM||Village du Bout du Monde opens for runners "shuttle upon demande".
On Grande-Grave site
|1:45||Briefing for runners of the 110 km race|
|2:00||Departure of the 110 km "Le Grand Ultra-Trail du Bout du Monde " 20 hrs maximum|
|5:00||McDonald parking lot in town - Shuttle ready for 50km runners Ultra-Trail du Bout du Monde
Village opens UTBdM Grande Grave in Forillon Park for the 50 km runners
|5:45||Shuttle arrival for the 50 km runners Ultra-Trail du Bout du Monde|
|6:00||Departure of the shuttle to the starting line of the 50 km (Rivière-au-Renard)|
|7:00||Start of the 50 km race. Time Limit: 10 hours|
|8:00||UTBdM's Village opens for all, entertainment all day, catering and refreshments|
|8:15||Pre-race speech for the 35 km runners|
|8:30||Shuttles depart for the 35 km runners to their starting point (Portage Path)|
|9:00||Opening exhibitor booths|
|9:00||Start of the race of 35 km. Time Limit: 7 hours|
|10:00||Start of the race 20 km. Time Limit: 5 hours|
|11:00||Start of the 10 km race. Time Limit: 2 hours|
|12:30||Start of the 3km race of the Forillon Familly race|
|1:30 PM||Start of the 800 Meters Children Forillon race|
|2:00||Medals ceremony - Closing ceremony|
|4:00||Closing for 35 km runners|
|5:00||Closing for 50 km runners|
|6:00||Volunteers and Runners' Party. All together!|
|10:00||Closing for 110 km runners|
|11:00 PM||Closing of the Village du Bout du Monde|