To give an impression of the size of the event we give you some digits:
– 102 competitors
– 19 nations
– 335 horses are competing and stalled
– they use 15 tonnes of straw
– more than 150 volunteers
– it’s the thirtieth edition of this event
– we are expecting 25.000 visitors
– lenght of the marathon: 16.000 meters
– 600 poles in the ground for 7 obstacles
– the terrain has a size of 11 hectares
– 1000 meters of fences
– 6500 liters diesel for the machines
– 1500 square meters of tentfloors
– 15 kilometers of temporary power cables
– 3 kilometers of steel track plates
– there will be used 400.000 liters of water