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April 06

THE BEST MOUNTAIN RUNNERS AND RACES, NOW GLOBALLY RANKED BY WMRA: #WMRARANKING

THE BEST MOUNTAIN RUNNERS AND RACES, NOW GLOBALLY RANKED BY WMRA: #WMRARANKING. World Mountain Ranking Association unveils global ranking for the sport it has developed, ever since 1985. #WMRAranking  Best Mountain Runners and races from all over the world, now clearly ranked.  Since 1984, WMRA has been a pioneering institution, key to the global development […]

December 01

ANDREA HUSER ACCIDENTALLY DIES AT SAAS-FEE. SILVER IN UTMB 2016-2017.

ANDREA HUSER ACCIDENTALLY DIES AT SAAS-FEE. Silver at UTMB 2016 and 2017. Andrea Huser had a fatal accident while training. At 46, the veteran ultrarunner continued to enjoy the mountain to the fullest, though not at the level of elite competitions. We opened our tribute by remembering that first silver in Chamonix, which was an […]

May 23

TRAGEDY IN CHINA-HUANGHE SHILIN MOUNTAIN MARATHON: EXTREME WEATHER KILLS 21 RUNNERS.

TRAGEDY IN CHINA HANGHE SHILIN MOUNTAIN MARATHON: extreme weather kills 21 runners. Our MOUNTAIN ACCIDENTs section today regrets this tragic event. This is a real disaster, occurring in the 100k  Yellow River Stone Forest  HANGHE SHILIN MOUNTAIN MARATHON in China’s Gansu province. The platoon of 172 ultrarunners found, after going out in sunny weather, a […]

November 08

RAIDLIGHT MOUNTAIN MASK : MASK AND TUBULAR IN ONE PIECE. FOR MOUNTAIN RACES AND DAILY USE.

RAIDLIGHT MASK MOUNTAIN:MASK AND TUBULAR IN ONE PIECE. Our TRAIL RUNNING GEAR section presents you today one more mask for our mountain races. Today we are going with the proposal of the French brand Raidlight, from its headquarters in the Chartreuse massif. The Raidlight Mask Mountain has the, now a days, two needed pieces for […]

January 09

WMRA World Cup 2020: Mountain running goes further than ever. Zumaia Flysch & Canfranc Canfranc to represent Spain

The World Mountain Running Association is proud to present its 22nd edition of the original and most prestigious mountain running circuit in the world, which now grows up to 12 races held at 9 iconic venues spread over Austria, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland, Spain and the USA.   .  . WMRA MOUNTAIN RACES HISTORY: 1985-2020. […]

January 28

RUNNER vs. CYCLIST IN EUROPE’S HARDEST CLIMB: GRAN CANARIA´S HARDEST CLIMB.

RUNNER vs. CYCLIST IN EUROE’S HARDEST CLIMB: GRAN CANARIA’S HARDEST CLIMB. Our MOUNTAN RUNNING CANARIAS section returns today to the hardest mountain climb in Europe, Pico de las Nieves. Athletes from the Adidas Team Chema Martínez, Sheila Avilés and Pablo Villa ran a few days ago on relays against the professional cyclist Luis Angel Maté […]

June 28

GR20 CORSICA RECORD LAMERT SANTELLI 30H25M. HE SUCCEEDS RUNNERS LIKE KILIAN JORNET (2009 -32H54 ) OR FRANÇOIS D’HAENE (2016-31H25)

GR20 CORSICA RECORD LAMERT SANTELLI 30H25M. He succeeds runners like Kilian Jornet (2009 -32h54 ) or François d’Haene (2016-31h25). Our section TRAIL RUNNING FRANCE celebrates today a new plusmark in a route of great bellleza, hardness and accumulated prestige. The GR20 is a mythical long-distance hiking trail that runs 180k/D+13,000 to cross the island of […]

November 26

CANFRANC-CANFRANC 2021: WMRA WORLD CUP MOUNTAIN RACE.

ARAGON WILL HOST THE MOUNTAIN RACES WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 IN CANFRANC-CANFRANC (11.12SEP)This week we presented to you the WMRA WORLD CUP CALENDAR FOR 2021, the world’s oldest and most prestigious circuit, since 1999. It is also the only one in which the great stars of Europe and America are measured with the best African […]

December 01

SIERRE-ZINAL 2021 (7th August): WMRA WORLD CUP & GOLDEN TRAIL SERIES.

SIERRE-ZINAL: 1 DAY OR 1 MONTH! In 2020, faced with unprecedented circumstances, the SZ organising committee maintained its resolve to keep the flame going, crafting a different version of the race. Sierre-Zinal was held as a free form month-long event abiding by the restrictions imposed by the health situation. However, a month-long event in no […]

November 17

SALOMON WILDCROSS GTX: THE SPEEDCROSS EVOLUTION FOR ALL RUNNERS, NOW WITH MEMBRANE.

SALOMON WILDCROSS GTX: Shoes for mud and soft terrain, with membrane. Our TRAIL RUNNING GEAR section recently introduced you to the new Salomon Cross 2020 range. The four models are: Salomon Speedcross 5; Salomon Wildcross; Salomon Supercross Blast and Salomon Alphacross Blast. Now let’s go with the winter version of the Wildcross.The Salomon Wildcross GTX […]

October 28

SALOMON WILDCROSS: SOFT GROUND TERRAIN SHOES. THE SPEEDCROSS EVOLVES TO ARRIVE TO MORE RUNNERS.

SALOMON WILDCROSS: Shoes for mud and soft ground. Heir of the classic Speedcross. Our TRAIL RUNNING GEAR section already introduced you recently the new Salomon Cross Gore-Tex 2020 range. The four models are: Salomon Speedcross 5 GTX; Salomon Wildcross GTX; Salomon Supercross Blast GTX and Salomon Alphacross Blast GTX. The four models are staggered for […]

March 02

TRANSGRANCANARIA 360 WILL RETURN IN NOVEMBER 2021.

Transgrancanaria 360° will return in November (17-21NOV) Our TRANSGRANCANARIA section does not stop. Just after the fifth edition, with victories by Marco Gunert and Claire Branwath, it has been confirmed today that the wildest modality will be separated on transgrancanaria dates and will be held between 17 and 21 November 2021. TRANSGRANCANARIA 360 WILL RETURN […]

July 27

TRAIL 100 ANDORRA 2022 (24-26JUN): THE MOUNTAIN RACES IN ANDORRA CONSOLIDATES

TRAIL 100 ANDORRA 2022 (24-26JUN): the mountain races in Andorra consolidate. Our TRAIL RUNNING ANDORRA celebrates the confirmation of the second edition of this event, framed in the Andorra Multiesport Festival. The four distances of 7.5k-25k-55k-125k will be maintained. Three events that in their first year won SHEILA AVILÉS AND OSCAR CASAL (25k) CHRISTELLE LIZARD […]

July 14

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 STAGE 3: LA MONTEE DU NID D’AIGLE |19,5KM | 2000M+| 17TH JULY.

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 STAGE 3: LA MONTEE DU NID D’AIGLE 17TH JULY. Our WMRA WORLD CUP 2021  section bring us today the next stage, on Sunday 17th July  heading in this weekend to France. This year’s World Cup is a mix of old classics and new races and our next race, La Montee Du Nid d’Aigle […]

March 23

SIERRE-ZINAL (7 AUGUST) 2021 REGISTRATION OPENING ON APRIL 2. WMRA WORLD CUP

SIERRE-ZINAL 2021 REGISTRATION OPENING ON 2nd APRIL. WMRA WORLD CUP. The mythical mountain race in the Swiss Alps opens registrations on April 2nd. The 48th edition of SIERRE ZINAL shines in the MOUNTAIN RACES 2021. In 2019 we brought you the great duel between Kilian Jornet, Petro Mamu and Jim Walmsley that ended with gold […]

December 12

CIMALP STORM PRO 3H: TRAIL RUNNING AND MOUNTAIN JACKET, 20K/80K.

CIMALP STORM PRO 3H: Trail running and mountain jacket, with 20k/80k membrane. Our TRAIL RUNNING GEAR section presents you today a very versatile one. It combines a classic fit, with the latest generation 20k/80k membrane. Its weight of 260 grams, seeks to thermally protec us and also maintains some “body”. Its original price is 220 […]

July 07

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021: 2° STAGE, GROßGLOCKNER BERGLAUF, 11TH JULY.

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021: 2° STAGE, GROßGLOCKNER BERGLAUF 11TH JULY. Our WMRA  section bring us today the news of the WMRA World Cup 2021 , on Sunday 11th July we head to Austria for the next stage of the 2021 World Cup with Grossglockner Berglauf. This race has provided some epic mountain running races over the […]

November 25

CIMALP ADVANCED 3 H: ULTRA LIGHT, ULTRA RESISTENT JACKET FOR SKI AND MOUNTANEERING.

Cimalp Advanced 3 H: jacket for hiking, cross-country skiing and mountaineering with RECCO technology. Ultralight jacket, 390 grams, with a breathability of 80,000 g/m2/24h. Let’s go with the technical analysis by Héctor Rubio. CIMALP ADVANCED 3 H 390g./20.000 mm/ 80.000 g/m2/ 399 € Who is CIMALP? CIMALP is a mountain French brand created in 1964 […]

June 23

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 STARTS: TATRA RACE RUN IN ZAKOPANE,POLAND

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 STARTS: Tatra Race Run in Yakopane, Poland. Our TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR 2021 bring us today the great news of the WMRA World Cup 2021 finally starting. This weekend, 26th and 27th June, the Tatra Race Run will be cellebrated in Zakopane, Poland. USA, Poland, Czech Republic, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, France and […]

May 31

MOUNTAIN FIRST AID KIT: MOUNTAIN RUNNING AND ULTRA TRAIL SURVIVAL. BY XAVI MÉNDEZ.

MOUNTAIN FIRST AID KIT: mountain running and ultra trail survival. By Xavi Méndez. The biggest tragedy in the history of our sport, with the 21 dead by hypothermia on an Ultra Trail in China still has us shocked. Serve this misfortune, at least, to prevent another: It’s time to rethink everything we do in the mountains, […]

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