e. How exactly the OOTYULTRA 2021 virtual run will work during the 9 days?

  • OOTYULTRA 2021 virtual ultramarathon event window 
    • Start date / time : 27-Mar (00:00 hrs)
    • End date / time : 4-April (23:59:59)
  • Your activity must be STARTED after the Start date/time and before the end date/time
  • GPS data
    • All the category runs must have the supporting GPS timing data captured through a GPS watch or a GPS based running app (like Strava, Endomondo, Runkeeper, MapMyRun, etc.,) on your mobile phone which 
    • Link your GPS app to the HDOR platform (see the link to learn more about this)
    • You have an option to do a MANUAL submission of GPS application which are not supported by HDOR
  • To qualify to receive the OOTYULTRA signature finisher medal – you must complete your chosen category in one single attempt
  • Number of attempts within the window
    • You can run any number of times.  The HDOR system will automatically choose the fastest time matching your distance category.
  • Multiple categories
    • If you have registered for more than one category (say 30k & 15k) you must complete these distances in two separate runs
  • There is NO cut off time for finishing
  • The GROSS or the ELAPSED time is taken to complete your run will be considered as the finish time.  
  • Your running data must be submitted/synced with the HDOR platform before the 5th of April.  Ex. If you submit 6th you will be considered as DNF (Did not finish)
  • HDOR OOTYULTRA Leaderboard 
    • The leaderboard will show runners completing the chosen category based on the matching distance and time to finish basis
      • The leaderboard will show PACE/category / Name, Category, Time, City, State, Country, Number of attempts
      • Ranking, age group, and gender ran, the best time
    • Group-wise reporting available