(km 53      D + 1520 m)
Saturday 23 April 2022
     hours  5.45 
  time classified within 10 hours             2 points  itra
time limit for finisher 12 h

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The 50 km will start from Castiglione d'Orcia at 6.00 from the "Tuscany Crossing" Events Center and after passing through the villages of Castiglione d'Orcia and the Rocca di Tentennano (your lighthouse for the entire race)  Rocca d'Orcia and go down to the ancient Bagno Vignoni spa famous for its pool in the center of the village, go up to San Quirico d'Orcia, a town rich in history located on the Via Francigena where Federico Barbarossa was crowned Emperor of the Holy Empire, we will cross the lands made famous by the film "The Gladiator" with its Elysian Fields and the church of the Madonna di Vitaleta, to reach Pienza, the ideal city wanted by Pope Pius II, now a UNESCO heritage site, still hills and arrive in Monticchiello, a town rich in history and recently famous for its "Teatro Povero" where all the inhabitants play, you go down the Via Agogna where you can enjoy a 360 ° view of the Valdorcia, you ford the river again and you get to Gallina to get to Podere Il Pozzo where there will be the detour that will take you to the finish.


Refreshments and time gates

(the closing times of the gates are considered exiting  )

NB the km  of places can be approximate  


   km 12   San Quirico d'Orcia                         

   km 22   Pienza                                          time gate   hours  9.30 (4.15 h competition)

   km 29   Monticchiello             

   km 45   Gallina                                        time gate  2.30 pm  (8.45 h competition)           


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