The Arabian Epic Series is now in its second season and we have seen Cross-Country Marathon (XCM) racing grow across Arabia. We all know that it has gone global and that multiple World Series competitions are in place.
We bring this sport now to Arabia for a second season….with at least 3 multi-day long-distance XCM races in 3 different countries, plus 10 one-day XCM races in the UAE on different routes, the Arabian Epic Series is set to become a terrific challenge for the 2019/2020 season and continue to grow in popularity.
This registration relates to RACE 9 of the UAE XCM Race Series only, with the start and finish line in the remote village of Showka, the region's most well-known MTB trail district. All registration is exclusively on PremierOnline.com
There are 3 categories of cross country marathon (XCM) specifications in this race (based on a distance + difficulty balance). See arabianepic.com for all route details, distances, elevations, and other important rider information.
Distance: approx 80 kms
Elevation: approx 1,000 metres
Distance: approx 40 kms
Elevation: approx 500 metres
Distance: approx 20 kms
Elevation: approx 200 metres
Number of feed stations per route: 3
Average temperature: 30 degrees
Weather: generally bright, warm and sunny
Landscape: barren mountains, rocky wadis, old villages, lush plantations
This is a demanding form of long-distance mountain bike racing, covering long distances in mountainous terrain. This is a significant test of endurance.
|Included:||Certificate, Goody Bag, Live Results, Medal, Photo Service or Download, Refreshments, Timing, Includes full mechanical support, hydration & nutrition support, medical support and prizes for those that complete the race|
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