Held Upcoming October, Toba Cross Run Served the Stunning View
By : Chodijah Febriyani And Aldi Firhand A | Saturday, September 23 2017 - 22:57 IWST
Lake Toba North Sumatra (Ist Photo)
INDUSTRY.co.id - Medan - Have a fascinating beauty, Lake Toba again held a Toba Cross Run (TCR) which will be held on Saturday, October 28, 2017. The sport tourism event has been named as an international-class event by the Minister of Tourism (Menpar), Arief Yahya on March 21, 2017 at the launch of Calender of Event Danau Toba.
This is an activity that combines sports and tourism Lake Toba. And this event is a series of Toba International Detour 2017 which created Horas Halak Hita Community (H3).
The Event undoubtedly fun. In addition to testing the physical endurance, race participants can enjoy the panorama of Lake Toba is very beautiful. From the hills, the countryside, the beach, and the cool shades, will accompany the runners' every foot swing.
TCR 2017 also invites the participants to enjoy the cultural treasures until the culinary of North Sumatra. It also provides education about the social culture of North Sumatra, especially the tourist area of Lake Toba.
"We have designed the Toba Cross Run 2017 as well as possible so that participants can run to feel the beauty of the hills Toba safely and comfortably. Participants will get the experience of running the nuances of clean and cool, of course with the background of the beauty of Lake Toba, "said Lexi Rohi as Chairman of Toba Cross Run 2017, Wednesday (20/09/2017), as quoted from facebook Kemenpar.
The flight route was set very okay. All participants were invited to take three districts around Toba, namely Humbang Hasundutan District, Toba Samosir Regency and North Tapanuli Regency. The three districts are the main routes that runners will cross.
From the point of the district the beauty of the largest caldera lake in the world will be clear and will spoil the eyes of participants TCR 2017. Even for those who still want to linger to enjoy the natural nuances of Lake Toba, 201r TCR committee has prepared camping ground.
"Before the run, participants will camp in the church's oldest courtyard in Balige, which is made of wood, with an area of about 1.5 hectares, this location is a great spot for camping. The unique and classic shape of the building can also be photographed by participants After the run, participants will experience the camping experience better and can feel the cool breeze from the hills in Sipinsur Park, "said Lexi Rohi.
Based on the standard long-distance race, Toba Cross Run is included in the ultra category as it passes the standard marathon race race (42.2 km). The choice is three categories of long distance running. The first, the 55 km category.
Here participants will take the route Balige, Toba Samosir, Taman Sipinsur, and Humbang Hasundutan. After that 25 km. Here participants will explore the route Silangit Airport, North Tapanuli, Taman Sipinsur, Humbang Hasundutan. One other class is categorized 5 km. This short route will climb the path of Taman Sipinsur, Humbang Hasundutan.
"Sipinsur Park is about 7 km from the shores of Lake Toba from Sipinsur Park, with an altitude of 1400 masl, will be clearly visible blue water of Lake Toba is also decorated with green grass hills and pine trees that create a cool and cool atmosphere. also will be presented view of Samosir Island, "explained Lexi Rohi.
To be able to participate in TCR 2017, participants are charged registration fee ranging from Rp 250 thousand to Rp 750 thousand with total prize of Rp 82 million. Participants will get BIB Number, finisher medal, camping facilities for 2 nights and local shuttle transport to three locations.
"Registration will open until October 5, 2017. Registration and more information about Toba Cross Run 2017 can be accessed through the official website www.tobacrossrun.com," he said.