Trofeo Marco da Pozzo

VERTICAL COMBINED MARCO DA POZZO  The third trophy in memory of Marco da Pozzo will be held on the 4th of April. It’s a freeride and bouldering combined. Only those who will take part at the freeride race will be accepted for the Vertical Combined “Marco Da Pozzo”. The event will be set at the “Conchiglia” by the Angelo Dibona square in Cortina d’Ampezzo from 5.00pm until 6.30pm.  The athletes will have to be at the right place at least 3minutes before the start, the boulder zone will be open during the race and accessibile only by the participants with the freeride race bib and the appropriate climbing shoes   There will be from 8 to 10 ways on the boulder structure at different levels; the atlhete will have unlimited number of chances for the whole race time on every path; the start of any try-out will happen when the racer will take the feet off the structure with both hands on the grips with the sign “START”, and the way will be considered done when gripping with both hands the “TOP” grip.   Halfway along the strucure there will be a grip named “ZONA” which will give the racer half of the points of the whole run, the “ZONA” grip will be admitted only if the race will be hold with both hands.   Each way will be scored depending on the difficulty, the final ranking will combine the points through the 1h and 30 min of race and the points gathered in the number of boulders and zones made in total.   Ex:

BOULDER N.1 “EASY” BOULDER N.2 “MEDIUM” BOULDER N.3 “HARD” BOULDER N.4 “VERY HARD” ECC.. “Extreme”
POINTS AT THE TOP 1000 POINTS AT “ZONA” 500 POINTS AT THE TOP 1100 POINTS AT “ZONA” 550 POINTS AT THE  TOP 1200 POINTS AT “ZONA” 600 POINTS AT THE TOP 1300 POINTS AT  “ZONA” 650 POINTS AT THE TOP 1400 POINTS AT “ZONA” 700

The final ranking of the Vertical Combined will combine the sum of the Freeride and Boulder race.   Disqualifies: any infraction or try to escape the rules written above will be punished with a disqualify. Any external help is allowed during the race. Anyone who will be not in time at the start will be disqualified.  The potential passing in lines will give the rider a disqualify.   Changes: The committee reserves the right to modify these rules and postpone or cancel the contest if necessary.