PLEASE NOTE DUE TO FIRE SCHEDULING ON MT POREPUNKAH, THE SKY26ER COURSE HAS BEEN CHANGED FOR 2016.
The Course: Vertical Sky 12k
Date: Friday 8th April 2016
New distance: 9.5km
This course is fully marked well marked! We do not want to loose you more than you don’t want to get lost!!
Leg 1: Bright to Clear Spot
Description: Starting in Howitt Park on the banks of the Ovens River and in the centre of Bright, runners embark on their journey along 3km of flat single track following Morses
Creek then suddenly uphill for the first climb of the day. The 700m haul to the top of Mystic Mountain precedes a steep descent to Bakers Gully then back up to Clear Spot – a long steep SkyRunning grade climb to the finish line where runners will be met with spectators and their cow bells cheering them on!
Distance: 0 – 9.5km
Elevation: 1066m Ascent