Date: 29 April 2017
Race venue: Darung Sta Cruz, Davao Del Sur, Mindanao
Event organiser: Vertical 2 Sky
Race distance: 70 km (35 km also available)
Elevation gain: 4000 Hm
Highest altitude: TBC
Start time: 2 a.m.
Cut-off time: 22 hours
Asia Trail Master finisher points: 100 (70 km only)
Max ATM performance points: 400 (70 km only)
Grandmaster Quest: Yes
Event website: Link
Event registration: Open
International gateway: Manila, Davao
2nd edition of this big mountain race up the legendary Mt Apo on Mindanao Island in southern Philippines. Thanks to Vertical 2 Sky, event organiser, runners in this race will have exclusive access on Apo this year, as the mountain is currently closed for tourism.
At least a 42km finisher, mountain trail race and not a whiner. Must be 18 years of age, if not, must provide parent consent and must have current Medical Certificate (2016 issue).