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“Come challenge yourself in this race from the sea to the sky and get to know one of the most magical forests of the world!”

Justino Nóbrega

CMoF President

“A cruel climb that’s very hard for everyone! Either you win the race or are the last to arrive this climb will prove to be a challenge!”

Paulo Perdigão

Race Director

“A demanding climb from the sea to the summit through a unique forest”

Miguel Gonçalves

Winner of the 1st Edition

“For those like me like tha challenge of steep climbs and to enjoy what the forest has to offer they will definitely love the Km Vertical do Fanal.”

Isabel Fagundes

Winner female of the 1st edition

“This was the VK that marked my debut on mountain racing and it was aswell my first victory. A VK that has much toughness as beauty!”

Ricardo Gouveia

Course Record Holder

“The course is amazing! I really loved starting the race at the sea level and ending up at the top of the mountain with the amazing landscape that I would recommend for all of those who are “ready” to try  and enjoy.”

Joana Soares

Female Record Holder

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Race Program of VIII KM Vertical do Fanal

Sunday, 6 of September 2020


Fanal - Beginning of the transportation to the start line (Ribeira Funda)


Ribeira Funda - First athlete start time


12h00 – Ribeira Funda – Last athlete start time


Fanal - Prediction of last arriving athlete

NOTE: The current race program might be forced to be altered!