For the second year, the Ultra ASIA Race took place in the mountains of the Mai Châu region in northern Vietnam. 4 days of competition through the rice plantations, the jungle and authentic villages. 17 competitors took part in the event. The technical itinerary forced two participants to give up during the third stage.
For his first participation in the Ultra ASIA Race, Quang Tran (Vietnam) won the competition in 17h33’45 ”. He set a New Record on this 160 km competition with 6000 mD + and 7000 mD–. Last year, Katia Figini won the event in 19h07’34.
The Italian Ita Marzotto, for her second participation in the event finishes second and first female in 20h19’40 ‘‘.