2017 ENTRIES ARE OPEN!
To be eligible to qualify for the 2017 event, you will need to first download the Strava application and set your pace on the Qualifier route. Once you’ve run the qualifier, you can enter using the application below.
Navigate to the Segment Explorer section of the Mobile application and find the Red Bull Lion Heart 2017 Qualifier Route segment and set your pace. The top 100 men and 30 women will qualify for the 2017 event.
Once you’ve entered, the Strava qualifying time will automatically show the runner’s position on the qualifiers board, which will continuously update as an indication of those eligible for the Race.
You do not need to submit multiple entry forms if you run the qualifier more than once.
You will be notified of registration times and location to collect your race pack and race number.
All podium finishers from 2016 will be automatically invited to take on the 2017 challenge.
This includes both men’s and woman’s intermediate and elite athletes.
- TOP 100 QUALIFY BASED ON STRAVA LEADERBOARD
- ON RACE DAY, THOSE WHO MAKE CUT OFF TIME OF 38MIN GO THROUGH.
- TOP HALF GO TO ELITE, BOTTOM HALF TO INTERMEDIATE
- TOP 30 QUALIFY BASED ON STRAVA LEADERBOARD.
Read about the 2017 Rules and FAQs here
The 2017 qualifier route starts at the Lions Head boom and climbs to the top of Lions Head. You only need to run up one way, not back down again.