TWA is proud to announce the third Towerrunning Tour Final since the new Race categories came into life. On Sunday, November 24, 2019 the Towerrunning Tour Final 2019 will be staged at the amazing Shanghai Tower in Shanghai. Shanghai Tower is the second tallest building in the world with a height of 632 meters. The runners will climb exactly 119 floors, 3398 stairs and 552 meters !!!
Towerrunning Tour 2019 will finish in November and the year end TWA ranking will be the November one.
The 2020 Towerrunning Tour will start in December 2019 and finish with Towerrunning Tour Final 2020 in November 2020.
Invitation process for the Towerrunning Tour Final 2019 will be run by the Towerrunning World Association. The 16 invitations will be awarded to the TOP 8 athletes in the TWA October 2019 ranking ( male / female ). If some of the invitated runners decline their invitation, the invitation will go to the next runner according to the TWA October 2019 ranking.
All invited runners will get 600 Euro travel reimbursement, 2 nights of accomodation including breakfast and free race entry.
Prize money for the TOP 6 male / female athletes:
1st place 2300 Euro / 2nd place 1800 Eur / 3rd place 1300 Euro /
4th place 800 Euro / 5th place 500 Euro / 6th place – 300 Euro
The Towerrunning Tour Final 2019 is a Towerrunning Tour 240 Race. The Towerrunning Tour Final 2019 is a regular Towerrunning Tour event and will be the last race considered for the TWA 2019 ranking.
Ranking points are awarded to all competitors.
All TWA registered athletes can take part in the Tour Final race and will get a free race entry and a spot in the Elite category. More information will follow closer to the race date.
The selected athletes will get the 600 Euro travel reimbursement in advance from TWA once they finally confirm their participation.
The race for the TOP 8 ranking spots is very close according to the TWA August 2019 ranking update which means that we will see a battle until the last race in October!
Good luck and Stairs Up!