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Ultra Sanabria by Stages 2023: Exploring the Wilderness

Written by Joaquim Anjos


Posted on August 21 2023

Challenge the Incredible Trails of Ultra Sanabria 2023 

If you're an adventure seeker and a mountain enthusiast, mark your calendars for an extraordinary sporting event set in the picturesque landscapes of the Natural Park of Lake Sanabria and its surroundings in Zamora. The Ultra Sanabria by Stages is an adrenaline-packed three-day mountain sports extravaganza taking place on October 6th, 7th, and 8th, 2023.

To learn more about the exciting places you'll discover during this amazing event, check out the article on "5 places you will discover in IberEólica Ultra Sanabria Caja Rural".

Ultra Sanabria Races

The Ultra Sanabria by Stages is a nature-based sports competition that can be undertaken individually or in teams of two people, offering a variety of mountain/trail running modalities. Fyke can help you choose the test that best suits your level, here.

The event consists of three multi-stage races:

ULTRA (ULSA): Covering a total distance of 110 km, this race is divided into three stages, providing options for individual runners, teams, or 2-person relays.

GRAN TRAIL (GTSA): Spanning 62 km, the GRAN TRAIL is also divided into three stages, allowing individuals or 2-person teams to participate.

MARATÓN (MASA): The MARATÓN race covers a distance of 42 km, split into three stages, catering to both individual runners and 2-person teams.

Additionally, the event features three single-stage races:

GRAN PREMIO "DIPUTACIÓN DE ZAMORA": This 33 km race is designed for individual participants (follows the same route as the ULSA 3rd stage, known as the Queen Stage).

GRAN PREMIO "CAJA RURAL": With a distance of 20 km, this race is also tailored for individual runners (coincides with the MASA 2nd stage).

GRAN PREMIO "SCARPA": The GRAN PREMIO "SCARPA" covers approximately 16 km and is open to individual participants (Coinciding with the MASA 3rd stage).

Mandatory Technical Equipment

As the event draws near, participants should be mindful of the mandatory technical equipment required for each category and stage. From water bottles and energy reserves to GPS devices and thermal blankets, every athlete must adhere to the equipment guidelines to ensure their safety and well-being during the event. 

Fyke, known for its technical expertise, offers a selection of essential gear that meets the event's requirements, providing athletes with reliable and durable equipment.

Equipment Verification

Before the Start: Prior to the commencement of each stage, all participants must undergo a mandatory equipment verification process specific to the race they are about to embark on. It is imperative that athletes have all the required gear as outlined by the event guidelines. Failure to meet the equipment criteria may result in the withdrawal of the race number, preventing the participant from taking part in the race.

During the Race: To ensure fair play and safety, random checks of mandatory equipment will be conducted at various control points throughout the race. The event organizers hold the authority to impose penalties or disqualify any participant found without the necessary gear as stipulated in the guidelines.

After the Race: Upon reaching the finish line of each stage, selected participants may be subject to post-race equipment checks. Failure to comply with the mandatory equipment requirements may lead to penalties, including the withdrawal of the race number.

Fyke Sponsorship

The event is a celebration of endurance, camaraderie, and the mesmerizing beauty of the Sanabria region. What makes this event even more remarkable is the key role played by Fyke, the leading sponsor that has contributed significantly to the success and growth of the Ultra Sanabria by Stages.

Among many things the official event T-shirt is proudly produced by Fyke, demonstrating their commitment to quality and performance.

As participants gear up for this thrilling trail running race, they have the opportunity to complete their style with exclusive Fyke Boost Mid Socks and stylish Fyke Headbands, both specially designed for the event. These additional Fyke products not only complement the official T-shirt but also enhance participants' performance and comfort during the challenging races. 

Discover the full range of Fyke products that can help you in this event to achieve better performance and greater comfort.

Ready to embark on Spain's best trail running race?

Ultra Sanabria by Stages is a celebration of adventure, endurance, and the beauty of nature. 

Set in the stunning landscapes of the Natural Park of Lake Sanabria, this three-day trail running event offers a range of challenging races and exciting activities for all ages. With Fyke's valuable sponsorship, participants can not only enjoy top-notch gear  but also experience a true sense of camaraderie and support. 

As athletes and nature enthusiasts come together to explore the wilderness and push their limits, the Ultra Sanabria by Stages promises an unforgettable journey filled with adrenaline, achievement, and a deep appreciation for the great outdoors.

For further information and updates about the Ultra Sanabria by Stages event, feel free to visit the official website and follow their social media channels (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter). You can also contact us, as we are more than willing to help and answer any questions you may have.

So, mark your calendars for October 6th to 8th, 2023, and get ready to embark on an extraordinary adventure in the heart of Sanabria's majestic landscapes.



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