Ultra X’s Azores 110k ultra marathon takes place on the island of São Miguel, nicknamed “the Green Island”, one of nine volcanic islands based out in the mid-Atlantic that form the Azores archipelago.
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The race starts at 07:30 on Saturday morning and covers 60km of spectacular mountain trails.
Transport to the start line is available from Ponta Delgada departing at 06:00.
Before the starting gun fires, runners will deposit their race holdall which will be available when they reach camp that afternoon/evening. The final stage of the race is 55km and starts at 08:00.
Runners will again deposit their race holdall, which will be available at the finish line.
Post-race celebrations will take place at Baia dos Anjos in the harbour with prize giving at 19:00.