Date: 10 December 2016
Country: Philippines (Mindanao)
Race venue: Sgt Barracks Resort, Babak Samal Island (opposite Davao)
Event organiser: Vertical 2 Sky
Race distances: 82 km / 50 km / 25 km
Elevation gain: 2250 Hm (82km) / 1351 hm (50 km)
Start time: 4.00 a.m. (82km); 5.00 a.m. (50km)
Cut-off time: 20 hours (82km); 15 hours (50km)
Start venue: Sgt Barracks Resort
Asia Trail Master finisher points: 100 (82km); 50 (50km)
Grandmaster Quest: 1 point (82km)
Event website: Link
Event registration: Open (ATMs)
International gateway: Davao or Manila
The 2nd Mountain-Trail Ultra in Mindanao on the 10th day of December 2016, 4 am to midnight @ Sergeant Barracks Resort, Babak Samal Island, Philippines. There are 3 distances, 50 miles (82km), 50kms and 25kms of pure mountain-trail running (except crossing those highways) mixed with dirt-roads. Trail routes are engineered to capture the most amazing scenic view of this island. Mountains, trailporn, peaks, ridges, rocks, cliffs, beaches, blue waters, waterfalls, rivers and spring, all in one race -The Punisher 50!
In terms of points for the Asia Trail Master championship, only the 82 km and the 50 km finishers will score points. Those runners who finish the 82 km will also get 1 point for their Grandmaster Quest.
GARMIN connect file 82 km
Start/Finish @ Sergeant Barracks Resort – San Miguel (AS1) – Penaplata – River Crossing – Hagimit Waterfalls (AS2) – Guilon – Mt. Puting Bato – Tayapok - Canibad Beach - Pigasaan (AS3) – 2nd Mountain (Pigasaan) – Tagbay (AS4) – 3rd Mountain (Tagbaobo)– Tagbaobo Waterfalls – Drop-off Bag/Cut-off Time – River Crossing – 3 Series of Waterfalls (unnamed) – Mountain Ridges – 3x River Crossing – 4th Mountain (Lumbia) – Bandera (AS5) – Anonang - Lake Bagsak – Aumbay – Back to Tagbay (AS4) - Guilon – Hagimit Waterfalls (AS2) – Back to finish line
Start/Finish @ Sergeant Barracks Resort – San Miguel (AS1) – Penaplata – River Crossing – Hagimit Waterfalls (AS2) – Guilon – Mt. Puting Bato – Tayapok - Canibad Beach - Pigasaan Beach (AS3) Cut-off – 2nd Mountain (Pigasaan) – Tagbay (AS4) – Back to Guilon – Hagimit Waterfalls (AS2) – Back to finish line
Note: We have crystallized minerals at the summit of Mt. Puting Bato and water with ice spread on accessible area. Fruits, solid food, softdrinks, gatorade, cold water and ice shall be serve in different station. We don't offer any kind of food with plastic or wrappers.
80km and 50km Category
Participants from outside Mindanao, like Cebu, Manila and outside the country, you can book your flight direct to Francisco Bangoy International Airport in Davao City, Philippines.
At your arrival, take a metered taxi going to Sasa Wharf, it will only take 15-20mins away from airport. Then take a Barge/Ferry Boat going to Samal Island, it’s only P10 fare. Approaching Port of Samal, you will notice a resort with Green Rooftop at the left side, that's the landmark of Sergeant Barracks Resort, our venue. It's only 1km walk from the Port, only P10 ride of "Habal-habal" or Tricycle.
Sergeant Barracks Resort (Host of the event)
Room Rates (20% discount all participants and free entrance)
Free Tent inside the resort/venue! Entrance Fee for only P25! ;)
Note: The resort can only accommodate 200 guests, so book your reservation now.
Contact Miss Aiza +63-9084676786 and Sir Jorlan +63-9056570208
Before you sign up for The Punisher, please read through the race rules and regulations on the event website
Registration can be done locally, or via Asia Trail Master if you wish to use credit cards and/or do it quickly via your own profile record.