Press Release

Brazil 135 Ultramarathon cup – São João da Boa Vista Will Have More Representatives in the Race in 2013

17 Oct 2012 15:18
Jean-Loup Fenaux

For the fourth consecutive time the city of São João da Boa Vista will host the month of January 2013 , the start of the Brazilian stage of the World Cup Ultramarathon, the Brazil 135 Ultramarathon Cup-2013, proof pedestrian harder than our country, which serves both to classify some participants to Badwater Ultramarathon in Death Valley played in the United States, considered the most difficult in the world.

The proof of this season will have 173 participants, including veterans and novice runners, from thirteen countries – Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Chile, United States, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, United Kingdon and Singapore, divided into categories Solo 48 and 60 hours, Doubles, Trios and Quartets.

Promotion of the event is the 135 Brazil Ltda captained by Commander Mario Lacerda, with the support of the City, CTUR – Tourism Commission and ACE – Commercial and Business Association of São João da Boa Vista, Brazil.

Reception for participants held on the morning of Thursday, January 17, when it will be made to deliver a kit to athletes, the conference registration and lunch fellowship. At 14 hours there will be the Pre-Race Meeting – Technical Meeting, weighing registered with.

The race

On Friday, January 18 at 08:00 am, after the raising of the flags and the implementation of the National Anthem, the start of the Marathon takes place in front of the Police Station at Community Square Cel. Joaquim José, with participants walking the city streets until it reaches the outer Serra da Paulista. On Sunday, the 20th, after running through the 217 km route of 135 miles (about 217 km) the route of the Way of Faith which includes, and São João da Boa Vista, the towns of Águas da Prata, Crisólia, Ouro Fino, Inconfidentes, Borda da Mata, Tocos de Mogi, Estiva and Consolação, participants enclose proof in the Square Central in the City of Paraisópolis-MG.

2012 Ultra marathon start
Credit : Brazil 135 Ultramarathon

Presence Sanjoanense

Among the competitors from Brazil 135 Ultramarathon Cup 2013 will be the first time the participation of Category Quartets and beyond masculine presence with runners Josué Martins, Marco Aurélio Nogueira, Carlos Ramalho Ubirajara Lisboa and Paulo Roberto Carvalho Teixeira team that flies Foot, São João da Boa Vista will feature a female quartet made up of the athletes Valdirene Aparecido Musto, Milena Maria Rosa Cantadori, Aparecida de Fátima Narciso Sabia and Esther de Lima Oliveira showing how women Sanjoanense views with great courage and determination the challenges of life, they, mundane chores of a housewife as cooking, washing or “jog” of only 217 kilometers.

Among the Sanjoanense’s participants there are the presences of Reginaldo Rodrigues, popularly known as “Cotonete” Solo Category in 48 hours and that this year will be running the Brazil 135 Ultramarathon Cup-2013 trying to improve the outcome of last year when he finished in 3rd place with a time of 40h18 in Category Solo 60 Hours and Category Doubles, the soldier PM Firefighter Richard Belmar Latansa and Samuel Heto who resides in Canada, both expecting better rating because, in 2012, working in conjunction with Category Trio Hezron Aparecido Modena, (Cuca), finished in creditable 3rd place.

About his participation in 2012, “Cotonete” said: " It was my first Ultramarathon and really enjoyed it. To recover I got tired of the waterfalls and rivers and joked a lot. Tasted mangoes, guavas, gabirobas, angas, peaches and strawberries that I found on the course and finished the race in just over 40 hours. It was beautiful and at the end of the race could not contain the emotion and cried a lot for winning this challenge. Back to my city, São João da Boa Vista, I was a whole week without leaving home, just enjoying the feat and afraid to erase from my memory the adventures experienced Brazil 135 Ultramarathon Cup in 2012. "

Importantly, members of the Sports Department of the Municipality of São João da Boa Vista will be assisting athletes in its passage through our region, with the support of those responsible for Path of Faith.

For more informations interested parties should contact Ms. Telma Salles Corulli, trade Association of the São João da Boa Vista City –E-mail:- [email protected]