Series

2021 Skyrunner Series NORWAY



FORMAT


The fastest nordic skyrunners will hunt the title as the Norwegian Skyrunning Champion 2021. 


We will crown the best overall

in 4 races:

Senior Woman

Senior Men

U20 Woman

U20 Men


Points will be scores in relation to rank and the skyrunner with the most point after Kårvatn Grand Final will win.


The Series is sponsored by:

Sans Senja Skyrace

July 10th

Senior + U20: Skyrace 26KM

1851 OppNed Norddal Skyrace

July 17th

Senior + U20: Torvløysa Skyrace 

Stranda Fjord Skyrace

August 7th

Senior + U20: 25KM

Trømsø Skyrace

August 5th – August 7th, 2021

Senior: Tromsdalstinden 32 KM

U20: Bønntuva 15KM


Kårvatn Skyrace

August 21th

Senior: 43KM

U20: 29KM


Score Breakdown

Men & Women (down to the 10th position)


Rank

Point

1st

25

2nd 

20

3rd

16

4th

14

5th

12

6th

10

7th

8

8th

6

9th

4

10th

2


REGULATION SKYRUNNER NATIONAL SERIES 2021 NORWAY 


The Skyrunner National Series® is an international circuit with a score that adds up to the world ranking.


In Norway, the series consists of 6 races, all in the sky mode, selected by Nordic Skyrunning Federation.


The objective of the Skyrunner National Series is to promote the Skyrunning mountain racing modality, to determine who the top runners in the league are, and to give them the chance to participate in the Skyrunning World Series.


The Skyrunner® Series Norway is composed of 2 categories:


SKY
Races under 50 km with an estimated finishing time of under five hours for the winner.


SKY U20

For athletes under the age of 20.

Races under 30 km with an estimated finishing time of under three hours for the winner.

*U20 category open for athletes age born from January 1, 2001, to December 31, 2006


Race entry

The Skyrunner Series Norway competitions are open to runners of at least 18 years of age*  in possession of a medical certificate valid for the law of the country where the race is held. Competitors declare they have read and accept these rules and the general ISF rules. *(The age limit in Sky races below 3,000m may be lowered).

*U20 category open for athletes age 15.


Titles & prizes

Titles and prizes are awarded to individual skyrunners based on the sum of the best results. The final prize purse is decided year by year.


Scoring

Ranking points breakdown:


Men (down to the 10th position)
25-20-16-14-12-10-8-6-4-2


Women (down to the 10th position)
25-20-16-14-12-10-8-6-4-2


The overall winners of the Skyrunner National Series Norway will automatically qualify to the Masters of the Migu Run Skyrunner@ World Series.


Competitors’ rules

It is compulsory for all competitors to adhere to the rules and the local race rules, to observe good sportsmanship towards the other competitors, organisers, public and representatives.


Clothing & equipment

Competitors must wear and/or carry the clothing or equipment required by the race organisers’ rules.


Skyrunning equipment

In addition to individual race rules, it may be necessary to include the use of tights, gloves, windproof jackets, hydration packs, helmets, sunglasses, etc depending on the course and/or weather conditions. The compulsory or recommended need for these materials must be displayed before each race and explained in the pre-race briefing. The use of ski poles is regulated by each race organiser either by allowing their use for the entire race, in a specific section, or even prohibiting their use. The points must be protected.


Champions’ jerseys

The Norwegian Skyruning Series’ Champions must wear the Champions Jersey on the podium.


Other awards

Winners of Champions must remain on the podium/stage to receive any other awards assigned to them.


ISF Regulations

In case of dispute, ISF rules will prevail.

See full ISF Skyrunning Rules: www.skyrunning.com