Race Details

RACE DATE

Thursday 13 May 2021

ENTRY FEE View entry fees
DISTANCE & ELEVATION 11km with 600m+/- elevation gain
START TIME 7:15am – 8:45am
START LINE Fairmont Resort - 1 Sublime Point Rd, Leura NSW. View start line map
BUSES There will be a free shuttle bus service to take runners, support crews and spectators between Katoomba town centre and Scenic World / KCC. Details on the transport services page. 
FINISH LINE Scenic World - Violet St and Cliff Dr, Katoomba NSW. View finish line map
ENTRY INCLUSIONS Race entry, race pack, finisher medal, finisher certificate, fully stocked checkpoints, drop bag service, on-course medical support and assistance, course photography.
MINIMUM AGE 12 years of age on race day
TOTAL ALLOWABLE TIME 3:5 hours
CUTOFF PACE REQUIRED (min/km) 19:00/km
EXPECTED TIME FIRST FINISHER 55 minutes (8:10am)
EXPECTED TIME FINAL FINISHER 3:5 hours (12:15pm)
TIMING RESULTS The following age divisions for both male and female will be used for the results (age on day of race is used to determine your division):
  • Open (18-29 years)
  • Veterans (30-39 years)
  • Masters (40-49 years)
  • Super Masters (50-59 years)
  • Grand Masters (60-69 years)
  • Supreme Masters (70+ years)
AWARDS & PRIZES
  • The 3 fastest male and female finishers will receive a trophy.
  • Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each division.

All information subject to change

Course

UTA11 is a great introduction to Ultra-Trail Australia and trail running. The course traverses some of the most stunning tracks of the Blue Mountains and while you will encounter the odd lump along the way, it is very achievable for all abilities.

You’ll start at Fairmont Resort before heading down into the beautiful Leura Forest. To get a real taste of UTA, you'll to get take on all of the 951 Furber Steps up to the finish at Scenic World.

Maps

Terrain

path 10

73% Paths

Walking tracks, single track

Tracks 1

0% Tracks

Fire roads, dirt roads

road 8

27% Road

Bitumen roads

Drop Bags

A drop bag service will be available which allows you to have your own personal gear transported from the start line to the finish (e.g warm up clothes). Your bag needs be closable and soft and a reasonable size. Inline with our commitment to sustainability please don’t use plastic bags or plastic boxes – these will not be accepted.

Drop bags can be left in the designated area near the start line at Fairmont Resort and collected from the drop bag marquee near the finish area at Scenic World by showing your race number. Any drop bags not collected will be disposed of.

  • Please don’t use glass bottles/jars
  • Clearly mark your drop-bag using permanent marker pen with: 
    - Surname,
    - race number
  • At the finish line drop bags will be lined up numerical order. Any bags without or clearly written/visible with a name and race number, will placed at the end of the number range.
  • Only the runner can collect their drop bag.

left bag drop smile

PARTNERS