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Second annual Ultramaratón Fuego y Agua

Welcome to the second annual Ultramaratón Fuego y Agua 2009, a series of extreme races on beautiful Isla de Ometepe Nicaragua.

Beginning at 4:00 a.m. Saturday, December 12th in the Port of Moyogalpa, professional international and Nicaraguan ultrarunners will engage in an extremely challenging competition in races of three different distances.

  • 25 kilometers (course climbs Volcan Concepcion, race begins and finishes in Moyogalpa)
  • 50 kilometers (course climbs Volcan Maderas, race begins in Moyogalpa and finishes in Hacienda Merida)
  • 100 kilometers (course climbs both Volcan Maderas and Concepcion, race begins and finishes in Moyogalpa)
  • 100 kilometer (same course as 100k ultra) relay in 4 stages (2/3 persons per team, race begins and finishes in Moyogalpa)

We are also hosting the second year of the Calzado para Ometepe (10 a.m. Sunday, December 13th). A 5 kilometer footrace for islanders ages 8-18

All events begin in the Port of Moyogalpa, please visit our website or send us an email for more information.


Sponsors this year include:

        * Hacienda Merida
        * Finca Venecia
        * Hotel Charco Verde
        * Finca El Porvenir
        * Moeben Sleeves
        * Pepsi Co.
        * Hammer Nutrition
        * Traverse Trail Running

For more information:
    Event Directors
    Ultramaratón Fuego y Agua
    Josué Stephens y Paula Ring
    +001 512 961 6098
    www.fuegoyagua.org
    ultrafuegoyagua@gmail.com