The registration fee for the race is 3,500 US dollars. Please note that a satellite phone is a compulsory piece of equipment. You can bring your own (make sure it works in China) or rent one from the organisers for 100 US dollars (a deposit must also be paid).
Registration fee does not include: competitors’ travel expenses to and from the race location (from your home country to the designated hotels at Dunhuang before the race and Guazhou after the race, and back to your home country), accommodation and food at the designated race hotels, personal expenses during the race, personal insurance, visa costs, as well as of losses and damages caused by individual during the race to a third party.
All runners must pay a 100 US dollar deposit for the tracker unit (carried by the runners at all time during the so that they can be located and tracked by the organizing committee), returned after the race in full if the tracker is not damaged or lost.
If you have paid your race fee but are unable to take part in the race, you can obtain a full refund before June 15th, 2017; 70% of the registration fee between June 15th and August 20th, 2017. No refund is possible if registration is cancelled after August 20th, 2017.
This race fee must be paid into the account below:
Account Holder: Beijing Xingzhi Event Management Ltd
The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Beijing Zizhuyuan Branch
Account number: 0200007609201057804