FULL EVENT PROGRAM
2021-05-19 (Pre-race day)
Druskininkai - Dineika Wellness Park terrace
15:00 - 18:30 - Registration, handing out race tags and participant baskets, technical and inventory check.
Free time until 19:00. We recommend exploring Druskininkai city and surroundings, get to know each other do your last minute shopping, repairs before tomorrow's race.
19:00 - Briefing, obligatory to all participants.
Brief introduction to the race route and rules of the challenge. We'll touch on the route, some challenges everyone might face during the race. Q&A, sharing memories, stories from previous challenges. Suggestions, comments.
20:00 - Dinner, free time in Druskininkai city, rest.
2021-05-20 (start day)
Druskininkai - start at Dineika Wellness Park terrace
09:00 - Hydra Epic IV starts!
Kaunas - "Tvarkingas dviratis" checkpoint No. 1
09:00 - checkpoint in Kaunas closes.
Zarasai - "Water Inn" checkpoint No. 2 & short distance finish
09:00 - checkpoint and 700km Finish in Zarasai closes.
Avg speed to reach CP in Zarasai before closure - 139 km/24 h.
Riga, Latvia - checkpoint No. 3
21:00 - checkpoint in Riga closes.
Tartumaa, Estonia - Finish
21:00 - hurry up to reach finish in Tartumaa before this time, if you want to receive finisher's t-shirt.
Avg speed to reach finish before the closure - 155 km/24 h.