Camp Registration

Running Camp with Eric Orton

Please review the following points and all other information provided carefully before applying to participate in this camp:

  • Individuals who wish to participate in this Camp will have to complete the application process described below
  • Last date for applying is Sunday, January 27 2019
  • Applications will be screened by The Malnad Ultra team and Eric Orton and exactly fifteen applicants will be invited to join this Camp. Participants will be chosen based on their background and every attempt will be made to ensure that we have a mixed group that truly represents runners from across India. As a result, applicants that meet all the listed criteria might still not get selected for the Camp
  • Participants will have to sign a Waiver before being confirmed
  • Confirmed participants will have to ensure that they are available for the entire duration of the workshop
  • Out-of-town participants will have to organise and pay for their own travel to and from Bangalore
  • All costs for the camp (transportation, boarding, lodging etc) from Bangalore will be borne by GIREM (organisers of Malnad Ultra)


The Camp will be held at the Galibore Nature Camp about 100 kms from Bangalore. Additional information is available on their website.

Further details will be provided to selected participants at least two weeks prior to the camp.


Date Event Time Comment
February 28, 2019
Report in Bangalore 10:00 a.m Meet at Orion Mall at Brigade Gateway (Columbia Asia Gate)
February 28, 2019
Depart to Galibore Nature Camp 10:15 a.m Bus will be organised; Quick stop enroute for a snack
February 28, 2019
Arrive in Galibore Nature Camp 1:30 p.m Lunch on Arrival
February 28, 2019
Activities Rest of day Designed by Eric Orton
March 1, 2019
Activities All day Designed by Eric Orton
March 2, 2019
Activities Until 10:30 a.m Designed by Eric Orton
March 2, 2019
Depart to Bangalore 11:00 a.m Lunch enroute
March 2, 2019
Arrive in Bangalore 3:00 p.m Group disperses

Our Ideal Applicant

Our ideal applicant will fulfil the following criteria:

  • Must be 21 years of age or more as of February 1, 2019
  • regular runner with minimum 2-3 years of experience
  • Have successfully participated in at least three running events over the last 2-3 years. These events can be HM, FM or an Ultra
  • Has a keen interest in continuously improving running performance
  • Shows keen interest in helping and mentoring others with their running; ideally these are non-commercial efforts
  • Already leads or wishes to lead a running group to help others adopt running for healthier lifestyles
  • Will be able to participate fully in the Camp from February 28 to March 2, 2019
  • Will be willing to engage with other participants in informal discussions, share their knowledge and experience post completion of the camp

How to Apply?

To apply, please complete the online application provided. You can provide additional information such as running experience, how you currently support other runners or plan to support a running group in your city etc. in a MS-Word, Text or PDF file and upload it along with your application. If you have any questions, please contact us via email.