Race Introduction

Last Update : 01/03/2020

Thailand by UTMB, the new trail running event on the roof of Thailand!

Thailand by UTMB course will be based around the highest mountain of Thailand, Doi Inthanon, also known as the roof of Thailand. The route showcases the local biodiversity and the forest changes with the gradual climb elevation from 400 to 2100 meters above sea level. The journey will take runners to experience the peaceful Hmong, and Pga-Gan-Yaw, Karenic tribe ways of life, the awe-inspiring views of terrace paddy field, where the entire area is brightened by golden ears of rice, as well as the picturesque montane farms.

The start and finish line is at Doi Inthanon National Park HeadQuarters (GPS 18.536585, 98.521445), Chom Thong District, Chiang Mai Province. Doi Inthanon is one of the most popular national parks in Thailand, famous for its waterfalls, trails, remote villages, sunrise/sunset watching, birdwatching and the all year round cold weather on higher elevations.

Thailand by UTMB will have 5 distance races: 100 Miles, 120 KM, 80 KM, 25KM and 10KM. Each will gain iTRA points and Running Stones which will bypass the lottery for entry to UTMB.

The beauty of the path and terrain 28/09/2020

3D Animation of Inthanon 6 route 28/09/2020

Route preparation by staff and local volunteer 28/09/2020

Route testing 28/09/2020