That was my very first mountain running competition. A premiere on the marathon distance. The competition is organized in the South part of Harz mountains, in the Kyffhäuser massif. The mountains are not too big, so uphill parts are not so difficult. This is a local run with good organization.
Event: INTERNATIONALE KYFFHÄUSER BERGLAUF
Place: Harz Mountains, Thuringia, Germany
Distance: 42,195 km
Height difference: +1222m/-1222m
Surface: mountain run, forest trails, not so much asphalt parts