International Vertical Marathon – PingAn Finance Centre – Shenzhen – May 20

International Vertical Marathon – PingAn Finance Centre – Shenzhen – May 20

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International Vertical Marathon – PingAn Finance Centre – Shenzhen – May 20

TWA is proud to announce the first edition of International Vertical Marathon staged at the newly opened Ping An Finance Centre in Shenzhen. It is the world’s fourth tallest building with a height of 599 meters. The runners will race 3201 stairs on 116 floors from the ground up to the observation deck climbing an altitude of 541 meters. Another breathtaking experience forTowerrunners !

There will be 6 000 Euro in prize money waiting for the best male and female runners:
1st – 1 200 Euro, 2nd – 800 Euro, 3rd – 600 Euro, 4th – 400 Euro

The race organizer and the TWA are pleased to offer travel packages for 8 athletes comprising 400 Euro travel reimbursement and 2 nights of accommodation including breakfast. The travel packages will be awarded to TOP 30 ranked applicants in the March ranking. Interested athletes can apply until Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 10pm CET by emailing president@towerrunning.com and sport@towerrunning.com .The selected athletes will get the travel reimbursement in advance from TWA once they finally confirm their participation.

Two of the venue pics are from this article:
http://www.thatsmags.com/…/above-the-clouds-in-shenzhen-s-s…