Cappadocia Team Games CMT (TCMT)

Station Total Distance (km) Distance to Next Station (km) Total Ascent (m) Ascent to Next Station (m) Descent to Next Station Time Limit (hrs) Facilities
Start Urgup 0 11.2 0 376 -198 00:00
CP1 Ibrahimpasa 11.2 16.6 376 557 -396 02:00
CP2 Uchisar 27.8 7.7 933 140 -396 05:00
CP3 Goreme 35.5 12.7 1073 496 -524 07:00
CP4 Cavusin 48.2 6.5 1569 339 -265 09:30
CP5 Akdag 54.7 8.9 1908 122 -144 11:00
Finish Urgup 63.6 0 2030 0 0 12:30


13 October 2022

12:00 - 20:00 EXPO - Ürgüp Square

14:00 - 20:00 Registration and Race Pack Distribution - Turgut Özal Kongre Merkezi

14 October 2022

10:00 - 20:00 EXPO - Ürgüp Square

10:00 - 22:00 Info Center - Turgut Özal Kongre Merkezi

10:00 - 22:00 Registration and Race Pack Distribution - Turgut Özal Kongre Merkezi

11:00 - 12:00 Meeting ''Elite Athlete Presentation'' 

17:00 - 18:00 CUT / CMT and TCUT / TCMT Technical Meeting Turgut Özal Kongre Merkezi

18:00 - 19:00 CST/TCST Technical Meeting Turgut Özal Kongre Merkezi

19:00 - 22:00 Opening Buffet - Start & Finish

15 October 2022

05:00 - 22:00 Info Point - Start & Finish

05:00 - 06:30 Registrations and Race Pack Distribution (CUT & CMT &TCUT & TCMT) - Turgut Özal Kongre Merkezi

05:00 - 06:45 Drop Bag Delivery( CUT & CMT &TCUT & TCMT) - Start & Finish

07:00             CUT & TCUT & CMT & TCMT Start - Start & Finish

07:30 - 09:30 Registrations and Race Pack Distribution (CST & TCST) - Turgut Özal Kongre Merkezi

07:30 - 09:45 Drop Bag Delivery (CST & TCST) - Start & Finish

10:00             CST & TCST Start - Start & Finish

09:00 - 20:00 EXPO - Ürgüp Square 

11:00 - 24:00 Race HQ - Start & Finish 

12:15 - 12:45 CST Estimated Arrival of Winner

13:15 - 13:45 CMT Estimated Arrival of Winner

17:00             CST & TCST Time Limit (Cut Off)

19:30             CMT & TCMT Time Limit (Cut Off)

18:00 - 18:35 CUT & TCUT Estimated Arrival of Winner

16 October 2022

00:00 - 07:00 Race HQ - Start & Finish

07:00             CUT & TCUT Time Limit (Cut Off)

09:00 - 12:30 EXPO - Ürgüp Square 

07:00 - 18:00 Info Point - Argeus Travel & Events

09:00 - 10:00 Salcano Cappadocia Kids Run Registrations - Start & Finish

10:00             Salcano Cappadocia Kids' Run Start- Ürgüp Square

11:00             Award Ceremony - Ürgüp Square



Rules and Regulations

1. General Information

The race starts on October 15, 2022 at 07:00 in Urgup city centre. Participants should finish the route under 12 hours 30 minutes  in a semi-sufficient way, i.e. they should carry equipment that is necessary to ensure the safety of their run for possible weather conditions.

Cappadocia Team Games CMT is a relay trail run that takes place along the hills and valleys of the unique Cappadocia region, a UNESCO world heritage site. The distance is about 63 km with a variation in altitude of 2030+ m.

- The 6-person team must consist of at least 2 women members.

- Each team member is obliged to complete the sector determined for him/her.

- The first team member will run from the starting point up to the first checkpoint. Each runner will deliver their flag to his/her teammate who will run after him/her at the station he/she reaches.

- Other team members cannot start before the previous member arrives at their checkpoint.

- Runners who will start from the checkpoints will wait for their team members in the area reserved for them and will exit this area with the approval of the referee.

- If one member will be withdrawn or will be disqualified from the race, the team will also be deemed to have withdrawn or disqualified from the race.

- Total time will be determined by adding up the individual times of the 6 runners.

- The teams should decide which runner will run in which order and inform us via email from : [email protected] until October 4, 2022.

- Teams that don’t meet the team criteria will not be allowed to start.

- Apart from the first runner, other team members will be brought to the checkpoint by the organization where they will start running. The runners who complete their own sector will be transported from the checkpoint they arrive to the race centre by the organization.

- The team members of the last runner can finish the race together in the last 200 meters.

2. Participation

The event is open to anyone aged 18 and over who are in possession of either (a) a valid medical certificate, which does not expire before October 15, 2022 and indicates that the person can participate to long-distance runs, or (b) a valid license issued by athletic federation, cycling federation, orienteering federation, mountaineering federation or triathlon federation. These documents will be checked by the organization before the race. The participants should have athletic preparation and have suitable clothes for variable weather conditions and temperature differences.

3. Registration

a) Registration procedure

Only registered runners can participate in the event. Online registration at website closes on October 4, 2022, or when the maximum number of 50 Teams participants have registered.

The deadline for the course and team change is October 4, 2022. The Course change cannot be made for the course that has reached the participant limit.

A registration cannot be transferred, and the organization will not allow another person to run on behalf of a registered participant.

The maximum number of participants is limited to 50 teams. Registrations will be closed without waiting for the last registration date when this limit is reached.

Every registration is unique and the transfer of registration or the running instead of another participant will not be allowed.

To register to Cappadocia Team Games, the team leader or captain must first register by creating the "Team Name". After completing the registration process for him/her, he/she shares the unique registration links with other members which those links can be found on his/her personal page, and enables them to register.

In Cappadocia Team Games CMT, a 6-persons team must consist of minimum of 2 women members.

Each registration link is valid for one team member. Team registration will be completed after all team members have completed their payments.

a) Registration fee

There are two different types of registration fees;

  • - Non-refundable registration fee: 45 Euros (For each participant).
  • - Refundable registration fee: 55 Euros (For each participant) (Full refund if the registration is cancelled before September 25 , 2022).
  • - Registration fee after September 25, 2022: 55 Euros (For each participant) (Non-refundable).

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List of Participants

Team 1.Name Surname 2.Name Surname 3.Name Surname 4.Name Surname 5.Name Surname 6.Name Surname
Expats and all that! Alexa Blacklock Jaclyn Kuffel Michelle Chevalier
AkkuyuRun88 Konstantin Lagush Evgenii Nabatov Kseniia Neshchasnaia Dmitrii Malichev Milena Ivanova
CHT RUNNING TEAM Huri Nur Bozoklu Erkan Özkan Şerif Kaba Şennur Soylu Tuncer Alptekin Yıldırım Nevşah Beril Geray
Vestel RoadRunner Fedai Mutlu Alper Sarıarslan Sezgin Filiz Tuba Uçar Murat Kuyucak Fatma Aslıcan Kılıç
Alpin Outdoor Team Melikşah Tekin Begüm Gönülçalan Hakan Yurttaş Gülşah Tosun Erdal Yağmur Gökhan Tahtacı