cottage or tent will be possible book in our TBR eshop also can order SPONSORS PRODUCTS and get with race pack or before start
Mandatory Equipment (50-80-100km)
EVERYONE has to USE GOOD HEADLAMP (permanently ON at least before CP-A !!!) and spare one Hand torch is not allowed as primary light (total two lights). WHO will be seen without headlamp on first part of trails will be DSQ immediately (you will meet race director on first few kilometers)
light jacket, phone, whistle, hydration in bag (available liquid volume 2.5L) CHIP + BIB (on front or bag, but has to be shown in each Check Point)
use GPS device is VERY RECOMMENDED (.gpx download here) our simple MAP is mandatory (in race pack) NO CUPs in check points, NO dishes for food (or several reused)
It is possible change distance from during race (still has ITRA record), when you meet cut time (CP-B 9:45 or your limits) give up (DNF) is allowed only in CP and has to be clearly announced (you have to wait for transportation or go by your own)
marking 50, 80k, 100km by red reflective ribbons
IF you feel lost use gps or return back to last ribbon. The marking is enough, but not uniformly. Don`t follow blindly others. Good habit is ask runners around if they know course. Be very careful to turn right from highest mountain 逐鹿山 ZuLu Shan 1414m, around 31st kilometer
marking second part of 80k, 100km:
Course us marked by small reflective TAGs (can be seen only with headlamp in dark) and less frequently by reflective ribbons, 100k section between check points M-R-M is marked ONLY by small reflective TAGs (good headlamp and gps very recommended)
NO LITTERING! Assisting an injured runner in difficulty is an absolute must.
"Release Your Inner Beast"
registration is again open only for 50-80-100km (last few for 50k)
T-shirt in right size for who register before 11th April, we took +100 extra T-shirts, first come first serve
The Beast Trail is designed in very wild nature of Taipei surrounding. It is definitely first race of challenge type in Taiwan. It was designed by obsessed trail runners, Taiwan Beast Runners. Race course leads in deep forests trails of Taiwan with very technical parts and many difficulties. The longest category is semi-autonomy and it requires carry full equipment and adequate physical skills of runners to cover this. There is a minimum of asphalt routes, but lot deep woods with steep climbs.
There are not official requirements for longest course, but everybody has to consider own skills. Organizers encourage finish this course and opened category for team of two or max. three runners. In this race you will get priceless experiences in new style of trail running, Beast Style and be ready for another challenge. To participate longest course as single runner, you must be a finisher of a 100km trail race or a 50km trail race in <12hours within the last 2 years.