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4th May 2023

Vertical Challenge

A vertiginous and challenging ascent with spectacular views.


1.5 KM

Elevation Gain

250 M+

Race Start

Playa de Tazacorte - 20:30

Max Allowed Race Time

00 Hours

Vertical Challenge

Vertical Challenge

The Vertical Challenge of Transvulcania by UTMB® starts at the Playa del Puerto de Tazacorte (0 m.), and continues along the emblematic GR-131, in the opposite direction to the route of the Ultramarathon. In this section, the trail climbs up the cliff face of El Time to the Mirador de la Punta (250 m). There you will enjoy a wonderful panoramic view of Tazacorte and its coastline.

Race regulations

Check out the official Transvulcania by UTMB® regulations including registration fees, mandatory equipment, assistance policy and much more.

Mandatory equipment

Choosing suitable equipment is a key factor to the success of your race. Be sure to test your kit and your equipment before the big day to avoid unwanted surprises.

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Runner and companions Guide

Download the Runners and Companions Guide for the 2023 Edition of Transvulcania by UTMB®