The Famara Total 2017 is going to be celebrated on Sunday, the 20th of August.
The race will mainly take place in between the village of Caleta de Famara and Teguise.
The athlets will pass by the Beach of Famara and various cliffs of El Risco.
The pier of Caleta de Famara will be the departure point as well as the finishing point of the race.
The race will have four different distances: 7,5, 15, 39 y 45 kilometres.
Furthermore there is the option of walking 7 kilometres accompanied by a qualified guide with a comprehensive knowledge of the environment and the water galleries.
If you want to participate in the race, get registred by clicking here.
Vertical Famara Total 2017 (Monday, August 14)
This year the Famara Total counts with the novelty of a vertical nocturnal race of 5 kilometres.
This race will be held in The Risco of Famara with a maximum of 100 competitors.
Featuring a slope of 600 meters it will start at 21:30 on the 14th of August.
Regulations of the race (only in Spanish) can be downloaded here.
On the following picture we are showing you the route of the Vertical Race.
Famara Total Chinija 2017 (Saturday, August 19)
– younger than 6 years: 300 meters
– from 7 to 9 years: 500 meters
– from 10 to 13 years: 1.000 meters
The registration for this competition will be made one hour before the start of the race directly in the pier of Caleta de Famara.
Use the special buses to get to the Famara Total 2017
The organisation will offer a special bus service the day of the race with departures from Costa Teguise and Arrecife direction Famara.
So far this service is not defined very clearly. On their homepage they let us know that they will give more information in the future. famaratotal.com/en
The runner-up in the world of trail Cristofer Clemente will compete in the Famara Total 2017
The runner from the island La Gomera Cristofer Clemente has been runner-up in the world of trail recently and also made the second place when he competed in the 80 km of the Ultra Mont Blanc 2017.
The athlet who was annonced champion of the world in 2016 in the modality of UltraSky, startet running in order to loose weight only 6 years ago and is at present an absolute reference in mountain races, nationally as well as internationally.
He already competed last year in the Famara Total, being the first to reach the aim, together with Alberto Peláez.
It will be a pleasure to have him competing in this edition of 2017 again, being without any doubt one of the hot favourites.