Jawadhu Hill Ultra, Aug 7th - BIB, Travel, Stay, Timeline




Thursday, July 28, 2016
Dear runner,

Find below important information regarding your upcoming Jawadhu Hill Ultra run.

BIB

You have been assigned BIB nr 

You can collect your BIB and (optional) t-shirt (size cannot be changed) at the venue either on:
  • Sat Aug 6th, 6-10pm
  • Sun Aug 7th, 2-6am
Venue

The start/finish venue is St Joseph school at Athipet near Jamunamarathu in Jawadhu hills. 
Public (bus) transport is available through Polur from Chennai. We will send a separate mailer sharing the contact details of runners who offered to car pool from main participating cities.


Stay

Given the fairly long travel distance from Chennai or Bangalore we recommend runners to reach on Saturday evening and stay free overnight at the venue. Runners can bring sleeping mat, blanket, torch, odomos and sleep on floor in class rooms or camp on the school grounds.

Runners who prefer nearby stay can consider:

Polur lodging (Chennai runners, 1.5 hour from venue):
  • Deepam Lodge, 9442415844
  • Ramanuja Lodge, 9965527503
  • KK Lodge, 9943163733
  • APS Lodge, 9092650872
  • Sabari Lodge and Raja Lodge, 9442673994
  • Mani Lodge, 9843474451
  • Kanna Lodge, 9944303933
  • SRM Lodge, 9244288678
  • Raja Lodge, 9443687354
Vaniyambadi (Bangalore runners, 1.5 hour from venue):
  • Sri Vetri Lodge, 9791317731
  • Kanna Lodge, 9787385574
  • Babu Lodge, 8754749441
Food

Every runner gets one free post-run meal on Sunday, either breakfast (25K), lunch (50, 75K) or dinner (100K).  Additional food coupons for runners and accompanying non-runners can be ordered over here. Ordered food coupons can be paid and collected at the venue:
  • Sat dinner (6-8pm)
  • Sun breakfast (8-11am)
  • Sun lunch (12-4pm)
  • Sun dinner (5-7pm)
Timeline

Do remember to collect your BIB well in advance and report as per below timetable at the start/finish venue for warm up and briefing:

CategoryReportingStartCut-off (men)Cut-off (women)
100K2:30 AM3:00 AM15 hours16 hours
75K4:30 AM5:00 AM11 hours12 hours
50K5:00 AM5:30 AM7 hours7:45
25K5:30 AM6:00 AM3:304 hours

Important - runners (all categories) finishing beyond above cut-off timings will NOT receive medal and finisher e-certificate. Runners who wish to quit may do so at 25/50/75/100K within the respective cut off timings and still be eligible to get a medal.

Must carry

It is mandatory for 50/75/100K runners to carry a torch as the trail will be dark before 6am.

The JHU Team

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