The Genghis Khan Festival consists of a 3 days’ MTB stage race and an XC running event with Xiwuqi town as it centre. In order to ensure people find it easy to find their way on the grassland and choose the right course, a quick reminder of the colour codes in use this weekend.
Each competition is linked with 1 colour. Participants should only focus on the signs and arrows linked to their chosen race.
Long distance: YELLOW arrows, YELLOW signboards and YELLOW flags
Short distance: RED arrows & RED signboards
BLUE arrows & BLUE signboards
GRASSLAND HALF MARATHON
PURPLE arrows & PURPLE signboards
GRASSLAND 11.5KM RUN
WHITE arrows & WHITE signboards
Example: MTB long distance
MTB long distance participants ought to focus on the yellow signs that indicate direction
The yellow kilometre signs tell the participants how much distance they have covered
And in areas with no or unclear trails, the yellow flags are your point of orientation