Asgata Run the Dam 16k Race - Course Description

The Asgata Run the Dam 16k Race is 80% on tarmac road and 20% on jeep track, starting from Asgata village central square and follows a circular route passing through the nearby village Kalavasos (6km).
Total distance is 16.4 km with 300m positive ascend. Cut off time to complete the race is at 3 hrs (18:30 Saturday 20/04/19).
- The race starts from Asgata village square and follows the road to Kalavasos.
- At 6 km at the junction the runners should turn left, following the road to Kalavasos/Asgata water dam.
- Heading straight for 4.5 km they should reach the water dam overflow. They turn right and reach the top of the dam overflow.
- They run on the dam overflow for 1KM and enjoy the view, reaching the second checkpoint.
- They then turn right entering a jeep track and pass in front of an army camp.
- Following this jeep track they reach a junction (army camp) where they turn left and follow the signs in order to head back to Asgata village.
Checkpoints:There will be 2 checkpoints.
1. at 6km Kalavasos village
2. at 12km right after the dam overflow.
Checkpoints:There will be 2 checkpoints.
Warning:Please be aware that taking photographs is prohibited by law near the army base. There kindly follow the rules as indicated on the signs at the designated areas.
- Garmin Activity
- GPX File
Asgata Ultra Ascend