INFORMATION

2022

Three Races to make everyone Happy!

ELITE

approx. 18k

1000m D+

Team of Two

Man, Woman or Mixed

Minimum age 18

SOCIAL

approx. 12k

700m D+

Team of Two

Man, Woman or Mixed

Minimum age 16

FAMILY

approx. 6k

400m D+

Team of Two

Man, Woman or Mixed

Minimum age 8

*Children between 8 years & 13 years old must be under the supervision of an adult.

Where is the meeting point for the race start?

Le Trail Pacific 2022 will take place in the North of Efate Island.
More information on the exact place will be given in time.
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Check in and BIB distribution

Please arrive at the time indicated for your race or before.

  1. ELITE (approx. 18k) – 6:30 am
  2. SOCIAL (approx. 12k) – 6:40 am
  3. FAMILY (approx. 6K) – 6:50 am

You must collect your bibs and t-shirts before your race start! OR you may be disqualified.

It will be possible to collect your bibs and t-shirts from 6:15 am.
To facilitate the distribution of bibs and t-shirts, please remember your number or team name.
It will be emailed to you few days before the race.

Start time

  1. ELITE (approx. 18k) – 7:30 am
  2. SOCIAL (approx. 12k) – 7:40 am
  3. FAMILY (approx. 6k) – 7:50 am

The races will start at the scheduled time.
Any late teams will be automatically disqualified.

How can I get to the race location?

  • By car – We will send you a precise plan to get to the race location.

The place of the race being far from Port Vila, please favour carpooling as much as possible.

  • By bus – We will organize buses from Port Vila for an additional cost of 500 vatu per person

Car Park

We are expecting around 500 runners.
The start and finish of the race are organized in a small village with very limited parking space.
We have organized 4 small car parks at different distances from the start and finish race area.
Please favor carpooling as much as possible to limit the number of cars on site.
There won’t be enough space for everyone near the start anyway.

“Helpers” will be present to help you. Please follow their instructions.
Traffic will be temporarily interrupted when the races start.

We ask runners and car drivers to be extremely vigilant (near the race place) during all the event!

Buses

If you cannot get to the race place. Buses will be organized from Port Vila for an additional cost of 500 vatu per person (in addition to the registration fee).

About the Race

All along the route you will have orange ribbons as well as orange paint marks.
At intersections, there will be direction arrows or “helpers” to show you the route.
Pay attention to the markings!
You can soon print a map of the race or keep it on your phone if needed.

For more information on each race you can consult the following links:

Water

There will be no water bottle distribution!
You must bring your own bottles.
We strongly recommend that you have a minimum of 2 Liters of water per person.

More info coming soon.

Medical / Emergency

A ProMedical team and ambulance will be on standby on site for the duration of the event.

The “helpers” along the route are all members of ProRescue.
They will be there to help you if needed and contact ProMedical team if needed.

Gregory (physiotherapist, osteopath, sport physiotherapist and manual therapist) will also be present on site before and after the race to help you (free of charge).

After Race

Free fruits will be available upon arrival.

K2 Kitchen will be present if you wish to eat.

See the Menu

After Party

An after party is scheduled from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Banyan Bar in partnership with the 83 islands distillery.

Winning Prize

More info coming soon.

  • ELITE
    • First place men’s team: 10,000 VT
    • First place women’s team: 10,000 VT
    • First place mixed’s team: 10,000 VT
  • SOCIAL
    • First place men’s team: 6,000 VT
    • First place women’s team: 6,000 VT
    • First place mixed’s team: 6,000 VT
  • FAMILY
    • First place men’s team:
    • First place women’s team:
    • First place mixed’s team:

General racing rules

More info coming soon.

What are the meeting times?

To facilitate organization and manage the flow of participants.
The start of the three races is given with a delay of 10 minutes.
Please arrive at the time indicated for your race.

  1. ELITE (approx. 18k): 6:30 am
  2. SOCIAL (approx 12k): 6:40 am
  3. FAMILY (approx.6K): 6:50 am

What do I do before the race start?

I arrive at the meeting place.
I come to confirm my participation under the tent.
I pick up my t-shirt and my race number.

T-shirts size charts

Race conditions

The race takes place in the jungle / bush on rough terrain: hilly, steep and muddy.
Some passages include small river crossings.

What I need?

  • Your own water bottle or flask – There will be water supplies on the track BUT no plastic bottles distribution.
  • Running shoes adapted to the ground.

After the race

Free fruit and coconuts available at the end of the race.
+
Meal for lunch after the race with K2 kitchen.

see the menu

FAQs Section

About the Race

Where is the start of the race?

North Efate Island
More info coming soon.

See on the map

How many runners can they run per team?

TWO runners per team only

When can I pick up my race bib and t-shirt?

Your t-shirt and race bib are available on race day only.

On the race day, go to the Official tent to confirm your participation and collect your race bib and t-shirt from the meeting place at the time indicated for your race.

About the Registration

Where can I register my team?

2 Options:

  • Register your team online by clicking on the button below
  • Register your team by coming to the AJC office in town during working hours.
    From Monday to Friday:
    Morning – 7:30 to 11:30 // Afternoon – 1:30 to 5:30
AJC Office

What is the register deadline?

The Registration & Payment deadline :

  1. Early Bird: July 1 to August 31
  2. Last Minute: September 1 to September 9
  3. Last Chance: September 10 to September 18

About the Payment

Can I pay online?

Yes, payments can be made directly online with a VISA card.

HERE

What are the other payment methods?

You can pay by check or cash.
All payment instructions are available on the registration page.

What is the payment deadline?

The Registration & Payment deadline :

  1. Early Bird: July 1 to August 31
  2. Last Minute: September 1 to September 9
  3. Last Chance: September 10 to September 18