Breaking News - GlobalLimits São Tomé
All our competitors, doctors and volunteers arrived and gathered in the Center of the World - the nickname for the island nation of São Tomé and Príncipe, for The 2nd edition of GlobalLimits São Tomé - The Hemisphere Crossing. A 6 days, 200km challenge on foot across this wildly beautiful island is awaiting them.
GlobalLimits welcomes its runners with a fare of BBQ buffet and live music at a seaside hotel in the capital. We have the honour of having The Minister of Sport and Youth - Mr. Vinicio Pina to joining us and gives a welcome speech to our runners. After much carbo-loading and late night dancing, they shall be ready for tomorrow‘s early morning equipment and medical checks, followed by a city tour before tasting some delicious local fish dishes at a local restaurant. Eventually, they will be transport to the first camp, located in the botanical garden of Roça Augustino Neto, once the largest cocoa producers on the island.
The weather is optimal for running - dry with breeze at about 25 degree celsius. The competition officially starts at 0700am on Sunday morning in front of the historical Hospital. Stay with us and join this incredible adventure!