LYUM 20K

A unique weekend experience in an Antique Lycian Way!

A category for the ones who want to experience the Lycian Way Ultra Marathon in a 20 km long exclusive course, to savor the moment of Start with all the competitors together. Looking for a matchless weekend experience? There you go!

When?

September 24th-25th, 2016 (Saturday-Sunday)

How?

LYUM 20K competitors run only a 20 km long course in a single stage.

All the competitors check in the camping area and register on September 24th, Saturday. After having a barbecue party in the evening and a conversation around campfire; the competitors are given a briefing about the race and then spend their night in traditional Turkish tents.

Race starts in September 25th, Sunday morning, together with the Lycian Way Ultra Marathon and Discovery 6G competitors. LYUM 20K starts from the beginning of the Lycian way in Fethiye and ends after completing 20 km long course. Duration of the course is 5 hours. After finish, the runners will be transferred to the next camping area.

Award ceremony takes places at 15:00 after having a lunch and rest in the camping area.

Competitors are transported to Fethiye Bus Terminal at 16:00
Duration of the transfer from camping area to Airport takes about 1,5 hours. (Please take this time into a consideration when you plan your return)

LYUM 20K Mandatory Equipment List as follows:
• Mobile Phone
• Whistle
• Water Container (at least 1lt)
• A small back pack or waist bag to carry the mandatory equipments
• Sleeping bag
• Mat

LYUM 20K competitors do not carry other equipment such as sleeping bags, mats and food with them during the race. Only mandatory equipment for safety reasons must be carried in a small backpack or a waist pack suitable for running.

Drinking water is provided by the race organizers.

Participants of LYUM 20K are NOT asked to present a health report and EKG.

LYUM 20K competitors will check in the camping area in September 24th, 2016, Saturday.

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Ultra Marathon

A challenge to push your limits!

A great challenge that takes 6 days in 6 stages spanning approximately 250 km of difficult course where the competitors have to make personal strategies, push their physical and mental capacities as well as carrying all their equipment and belongings in their backpacks with them all through the race.

When?

September 24th –October 2nd, 2016

How?

The total of 6 stages spanning a 250 km. is completed.

Daily 25 -40 km is completed. Long stage will take place on the day indicated in the race program. The total race is 7 days with the 32 hours long stage.

The competitors carry the mandatory equipment listed by the race organizers in their backpacks throughout the race.

Each competitor brings his/her own food and carries in her/his backpack throughout the race. (It is advised to take enough food for 7 days and equal of 2500 calories per day.)

All equipment except water must constantly be carried in the backpacks.

Drinking water and hot water for preparing food will be provided for the competitors

Enough water will be provided in the camp area and on the course at intervals by the race organizers.

Competitors camp at the camping areas for 8 days total together with the registration and controls one day before the race.

Competitors in the ultra-marathon category check in the camp site on September 24th, 2016, Saturday. After mandatory equipment/backpack controls, delivery of the race kits and briefing, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. The race finishes on October 1st, 2016, Saturday. Award ceremony, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. Competitors leave the camping area on October 2nd, 2016, Sunday at 07:00 am. (Return transfers will take place only at 07:00 am, in a lump. Please click here for transportation and transfer information.

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Discovery 6D

A matchless experience for 6 days!

This is the category for you if you don't feel that you're ready for an ultra-marathon yet you want to experience this challenge from the start to finish! 15-20 km. stages and sustenance by the event organizers, Discovery 6D is your answer.

When?

September 24th -October 2nd, 2016

How?

LYUM Discovery 6D is run individually.

The race comprises 6 stages spanning approximately 120 km.

Daily 15 – 20 km. is completed. Long stage will take place on the day indicated in the race program. The total race is 7 days with the off day after the long stage.

Competitors camp for 8 days in the same camping area with Lycian Way Ultra Marathon competitors.

Competitors in the Discovery 6D category check in the camp site on September 24th, 2016, Saturday. After mandatory equipment/backpack controls, delivery of the race kits and briefing, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. The race finishes on October 1st, 2016, Saturday. Award ceremony, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. Competitors leave the camping area on October 2nd, 2016, Sunday at 07:00 am. (Return transfers will take place only at 07:00 am, in a lump.)

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What is the difference with Ultra Marathon category?

Competitors complete 15-20 km. daily.

Discovery 6D competitors bring only the mandatory equipment listed by the race organizors with them.

Food is provided by the race organizors. Breakfast and dinner is served in the camping area. Provisions are delivered for lunch. (Energy bars, personal drinks and/or snacks are allowed for Discovery 6D competitors.)

Discovery 6D competitors do not carry other equipment such as sleeping bags, mats and food with them during the race. Only mandotory equipment for safety reasons must be carried in a small backpack or a waist pack suitable for running.

The personal belongings of the competitors are transferred every day to new camping areas by the staff.

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Discovery 4D

Ready to explore?

This category designed for being one with nature, to explore the ultra-marathon limits and your body will give you a new perspective! Discovery 4D competitors meet their limits and the ultra-marathon notion while competing in the unique race course of Lycian Way.

When?

September 27th -October 2nd, 2016

How?

LYUM Discovery 4D is run individually.

The race comprises 4 stages spanning approximately 80 km.

Competitors complete 15-20 km. daily.

Competitors camp in the same camping area with Lycian Way Ultra Marathon competitors for 5 days.

Competitors in the Discovery 6D category check in the camp site on September 27th, 2016, Tuesday. After mandatory equipment/backpack controls, delivery of the race kits and briefing, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. The race finishes on October 1st, 2016, Saturday. Award ceremony, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. Competitors leave the camping area on October 2nd, 2016, Sunday at 07:00 am. (Return transfers will take place only at 07:00 am, in a lump.)

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What is the difference with Ultra Marathon category?

Competitors complete 15-20 km. daily.

Discovery 4D competitors bring only the mandatory equipment listed by the race organizors with them.

Food is provided by the race organizors. Breakfast and dinner is served in the camping area. Provisions are delivered for lunch. (Energy bars, personal drinks and/or snacks are allowed for Discovery 4D competitors.)

Discovery 4D competitors do not carry other equipment such as sleeping bags, mats and food with them during the race. Only mandotory equipment for safety reasons must be carried in a small backpack or a waist pack suitable for running.

The personal belongings of the competitors are transferred every day to new camping areas by the staff.

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Corporate Races

Compete as a team in the real adventure!

Are you ready to run with your team mates on ancient Lycian Way?
A real team shines out in tough conditions! You have worked whole year, shoulder to shoulder. You have survived ups and downs together… Now it's time to test the office team play in tough nature.

When?

September 27th -October 2nd, 2016

How?

Corporate Races are run as teams of 4 competitors.

The race comprises 4 stages and competitors complete 15-20 km. daily.

Competitors camp in the same camping area with Lycian Way Ultra Marathon competitors for 5 days.

Competitors in the Corporate Races category check in the camp site on September 27th, 2016, Tuesday. After mandatory equipment/backpack controls, delivery of the race kits and briefing, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. The race finishes on October, 1st, 2016, Saturday. Award ceremony, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. Competitors leave the camping area on October 2nd, 2016, Sunday at 07:00 am. (Return transfers will take place only at 07:00 am, in a lump.)

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What is the difference with Ultra Marathon category?

Competitors complete 15-20 km. daily.

Corporate Races competitors bring only the mandatory equipment listed by the race organizors with them.

Food is provided by the race organizors. Breakfast and dinner is served in the camping area. Provisions are delivered for lunch. (Energy bars, personal drinks and/or snacks are allowed for Corporate Races competitors.)

Corporate Races competitors do not carry other equipment such as sleeping bags, mats and food with them during the race. Only mandotory equipment for safety reasons must be carried in a small backpack or a waist pack suitable for running.

The personal belongings of the competitors are transferred every day to new camping areas by the staff.

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LYUM Toughest 1 Day

A non-stop, matchless challenge!

For those who want to pack this unique and challenging ultra-marathon adventure on Lycian Way to just one stage! If you say "I don't have time and I like challenge", then this 102 km. single long stage is for you.

When?

September 28th – October 1st, 2016

How?

Competitors in LYUM Toughest 1 Day category run an approximately 102 km. single ultra marathon. This course is at the same time the long stage for the Ultra Marathon competitors and starts from Demre, finishes at Çıralı.

Competitors camp in the same camping area with Lycian Way Ultra Marathon and LYUM Discovery competitors for 2 days.

LYUM Toughest 1 Day competitors do not carry other equipment such as sleeping bags, mats and food with them during the race. Only mandotory equipment for safety reasons must be carried in a small backpack or a waist pack suitable for running.
The personal belongings of the competitors are transferred to the finish point by the staff.

Drinking water is provided by race organizers.

LYUM Toughest 1 Day competitors check in the camp site on September 30th, 2015, Wednesday. After mandatory equipment/backpack controls, delivery of the race kits and briefing, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. The race starts on October 1th, 2015, Thursday and continues during the 32 hours of race course. The race finishes on October 2nd, 2015, Friday by evening. Award ceremony, dinner and camping will be at the camping area. Competitors leave the camping area on October, 3th, 2015, Saturday. Competitors are transported to Tekirova center on October, 3th, 2015, Saturday morning by race organizers.

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