Damavand International Festival ISMF Series (Vertical/Sprint)

Damavand

International Festival

ISMF Series (Vertical/Sprint)

Ski Mountaineering / Sky Running

11 – 17 May 2019

Polur

Organization

The organization of the festival is held under the auspices of the Iran Seven Summit SkiMo Club.

Itinerary

11 May: Registration & Opening Ceremony

Morning: Transport from Tehran to Polur – Federation’s Mountain Hut

14:00 – 16:00 Registration

Evening: Opening Ceremony & Dinner

12 May: Sky running race & Acclimatization till 3900m (optional)

6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast & giving lunch boxes

9:00 – 11:00 Skyrunning race 8 Km

12:00 – 15:00 Acclimatization till 3900m

18:00 – 19:00 Technical briefing for Vertical race

19:00 – 20:00 Dinner

13 May: Vertical Race

6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast & giving lunch boxes

9:00 – 12:00 Vertical race

12:00 – 12:30 Flower ceremony

18:00 – 19:00 Technical briefing for Sprint race

19:00 – 20:00 Dinner

14 May: Sprint Race

6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast & giving lunch boxes

9:00 – 12:00 Sprint race

12:00 – 12:30 Flower ceremony

18:00 – 19:00 Damavand Briefing

19:00 – 20:00 Dinner

15 May: Climb to 3rd Camp (4200m)

6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast & giving lunch boxes

9:00 – 15:00 Climbing till 4800 m and overnight in hut at 4200m

18:00 – 19:00 Dinner & Damavand ascent meeting

16 May: Summit day 5610m

5:00 – 6:00 Breakfast & giving lunch boxes

6:00 – 12:00 Damavand summit ascent

13:00 – 15:00 Descend to Gousfandsara (3000m)

18:00 – 19:00 Closing ceremony and prize giving

19:00 – 21:00 Hot water spring

21:00 – 22:00 Dinner and accommodation in Polur federation hut

17 May: Transport to Tehran

6:00 – 7:00 Breakfast

7:00 – 9:00 Transport to Tehran

9:00 – 12:00 Visit Golestan Palace (one of the oldest royal buildings which is a great symbol of Persian art, history and architecture)

13:00 – 14:00 Launch and transport to IK airport or hotel

*Possibility to stay one extra night in Tehran (50€)

Cost & Conditions:

The cost for each participant is 600€, that includes accommodation with full-board and local transportations.

National federations should enroll their candidates at the Iran Seven Summit SkiMo Club via Email: info@skimountain.ir / iranskimo@gmail.com / what’s app: +989126612959

Enrolment closing date: 20 April 2019; Full Payment in required to book a place on the festival