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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 […]

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 […]

Trail Running Info: Recommended mountain windshirts for runners

¿Cual es tu chubasquero favorito para correr por montaña? La mejora de calidad en los materiales y la continua subida del nivel del pelotón hace que cada vez veamos menos chaquetas en las carreras por montaña y más chubasqueros o cortavientos modernos de trailrunning. Eso, sí, siempre con capucha, por favor que la cabeza pierde […]

June 27

WMRA U18 MOUNTAIN RUNNING CUP GOES TO USA & POLAND

WMRA U18 MOUNTAIN RUNNING CUP GOES TO USA & POLAND. Our WMRA section bring us today the news about the Under 18 Mountain Running Cup, cellebrated in Saluzzo, Italy, this weekedn. Alyssa Sauro from USA and Maciej Lachowski from Poland earned the first places on the podium and the United States (1st) and England (2nd and […]

May 26

ULTRA TRAIL CHINA TRAGEDY ANNIVERSARY: 21 RUNNERS DEAD, WHAT HAVE WE LEARNT?

ULTRA TRAIL CHINA TRAGEDY ANNIVERSARY: 21 RUNNERS DEAD, WHAT HAVE WE LEARNT? Our MOUNTAIN ACCIDENT section would like to pay tribute and honor the memory of the deceased on 22nd May 2021, at the HANGHE SHILIN MOUNTAIN MARATHON, with a special on reviewing with our colleagues from http://www.carrerasdemontana.com Mayayo and Daniel, directly from China, every detail […]

May 24

MOZART 100 BY UTMB 2022: TOP ROAD RUNNERS AND TRIATHLETES SET TO MAKE THEIR TRAIL DEBUT IN SALZBURG.

MOZART 100 BY UTMB 2022: TOP ROAD RUNNERS AND TRIATHLETES SET TO MAKE THEIR TRAIL DEBUT IN SALZBURG.  Our MOUNTAIN RACING CALENDAR 2022 brings us today the latest news about the Salzburger race. LATEST INFO UPDATED 16.06 HERE Just one month to go until the 10th edition of mozart 100 by UTMB®, taking place on June 18, […]

May 09

WORLD MOUNTAIN AND TRAIL INNSBRUCK 2023. THE RETURN, 21 YEARS LATER.

WORLD MOUNTAIN AND TRAIL INNSBRUCK 2023. THE RETURN, 21 YEARS LATER. Our MOUNTAIN RUNNING section celebrates the return to the capital of the Austrian Alps for the 2023 World Mountain Trail Running Championships. After the indices with the World Cup Thailand, both Innsbuck and Canfranc were the two strongest candidates, given their experience. Finally, Innsbruck’s […]

May 02

WMTRC 2021: WORLD MOUNTAIN & TRAIL RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS THAILAND NOV 2022

WMTRC 2021: WORLD MOUNTAIN & TRAIL RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS THAILAND NOV 2022. Our TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR  bring us the latest information about the first unified World Mountain and Trail Running Championships (WMTRC), to be held in Chiang Mai from November 3-6. According to the previous update it was first decided to hold the 1st WMTRC in […]

March 01

TOR DES GEANTS 2022: DRAW RESULTS, LIST OF 1.100 CHOSEN RUNNERS

TOR DES GEANTS 2022: DRAW RESULTS, LIST OF 1.100 CHOSEN RUNNERS. Our MOUNTAIN RACING CALENDAR 2022bring us today the results of the lottery for those 1.100 lucky ultra runners who will meet in Courmayeur on 11 September. You might remenber, a couple of weeks ago, we presented you the agreement between TorX and Letour Sports by […]

February 21

WORLD MOUNTAIN & TRAIL RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS THAILAND CONFIRMED NOV 3-6 2022

WORLD MOUNTAIN & TRAIL RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS THAILAND CONFIRMED NOV 3-6 2022 The first unified mountain and trail racing world championship in the history of World Athletics, orginllay scheduled for NOV21 in Thailand, is now confirmed for 3-6 NOV22. The 2021 WMRA Nations Cup with 16 nations in contention was the only senior major event Mountain […]

February 09

MARATÓN ALPINO MADRILEÑO 2022 (11-12JUN): A MOUNTAIN MARATHON IN THE HEART OF MADRID.

MARATÓN ALPINO MADRILEÑO 2022 (11-12JUN): A MOUNTAIN MARATHON IN THE HEART OF MADRID.  Our  MOUNTAIN RACING CALENDAR 2022 celebrates the return of one of the most mountain marathons in Spain: the Maratón Alpino Madrileño or best known as MAM. On February 15th registrations for the 26° Edition will open of one of the most famous […]

February 07

WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING MASTERS WMRA: CHAMPION DISQUALIFIED BY CANNABIS

WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING MASTERS WMRA: CHAMPION DISQUALIFIED BY CANNABIS. Our WMRA section brings us today a piece of news, more picturesque than sad. The 2021 WMRA Masters Mountain Running World Champion in the M40 category Thomas Roach has been disqualified for the use of cannabis, a substance not authorized by WADA. That’s how history has […]

January 20

CANFRANC-CANFRANC PRE-CANDIDACY MOUNTAIN AND TRAIL RUNNING WORLD CHAMPS 2023

CANFRANC-CANFRANC PRE-CANDIDACY MOUNTAIN AND TRAIL RUNNING WORLD CHAMPS 2023. This 2022 will be the 16th edition Canfranc-Canfranc, a race which reputation has been growing in recent years: always in search of new heights, always ascending step by step, and yesterday they presented a candidacy for the unified World Cup of WMRA-IAU-ITRA for 2023. The international association […]

January 17

SKI MOUNTAINEERING CAMP 2022: TOP3 NEW HARNESS, BACKPACK AND POLES

SKI MOUNTAINEERING CAMP 2022: TOP3 NEW HARNESS, BACKPACK AND POLES. Our MOUNTAIN GEAR section today presents the sweet tooth of the Italian brand, whose “fast & light” philosophy has inspired so many athletes and brands in the sector in the last decade. Three pieces, as always simple, well tested and at an affordable price: CAMP […]

January 04

WMRA MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CUP 2022

WMRA WORLD CUP CALENDAR 2022. Our WMRA section bring us today the exciting news of the new 12 Gold Label races across 6 countries and 9 locations, and a further 5 Silver Label races in 5 different countries, for the 2022 WMRA World Cup promising 5 months of quality racing in the mountains. WMRA STATEMENT […]

December 06

ADIDAS TERREX AGRAVIC ULTRA: TRAIL SHOES WITH CARBON PLATE FOR ALL RUNNERS

ADIDAS TERREX AGRAVIC ULTRA: TRAIL SHOES WITH CARBON PLATE FOR ALL RUNNERS. Our TRAIL SHOES  section brings today the new shoe of the Germans for the long mountain races, with Ekaterina Mityaeva as the base athlete in its development. It arrives with a price of  €160 for a weight of 299 grams, a gournd high […]

December 02

CIMALP X TRAIL: MULTIPURPOSE SHOES PERFECT FOR HIKING AND MOUNTAIN RACING

CIMALP X TRAIL: Multipurpose shoe perfect for hiking and mountain races. Our section TRAIL SHOES shows us today the Cimalp X-TRAIL. A new multipurpose shoe, from the French house, ideal for hiking and mountain races. After the launch of the 864 2.0 and the 864 DROP CONTROL EVOLUTION, the French launched a shoe that we […]

November 04

WORLD MOUNTAIN & TRAIL RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS THAILAND POSTPONED NOV22

WORLD MOUNTAIN & TRAIL RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS THAILAND POSTPONED NOV2022. The first unified mountain and trail racing world championship in the history of Athletics, scheduled for NOV21 in Thailand, is postponed again, now to NOV22. Last weekend’s WMRA Nations Cup with 15 nations in contention remains as well as the only Mountain and Trail team competition […]

September 28

ULTRA PIRINEU 2021: FOUR MOUNTAIN RACES (100K-42K-21K-KV). KILIAN & EMILIE RETURNING TO RACING

ULTRA PIRINEU 2021: FOUR MOUNTAIN RACES (100K-42K-21K-KV). KILIAN & EMILIE RETURNING TO RACING. Our section TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR celebrates the return of this classic, which will be held from on 1st-3rd October. Bagà and the Natural Park of Cadí Moixeró will hold this weekend the Ultra Pirineu 100k; The Marató Pirineu 42K, Mitja Pirineu 21K […]

August 16

World Cup Mountain Running WMRA 2021:  Krkonossky Half Marathon. Gold to Joyce Njeru and Geoffrey Ndungu.

World Cup Mountain Running WMRA 2021: Krkonossky Half Marathon. Hot on the heels of the swiss Sierre Zinal race, won by Kilian Jornet and Maude Mathys, the series now moved on to Czech Republic. The Krkonossky Half Marathon hosted the sixth stage of the circuit, this time for the classic distance. The course covers a […]

August 11

World Cup Mountain Running WMRA 2021:  Krkonossky Half Marathon (Stage 6)

World Cup Mountain Running WMRA 2021: Krkonossky Half Marathon (Stage 6).  Hot on the heels of the swiss Sierre Zinal race, won by Kilian Jornet and Maude Mathys, the series now moves on to Czech Republic. The Krkonossky Half Marathon will host the sixth stage of the circuit, this time for the classic distance. The […]

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 15

LUIS ALBERTO HERNANDO FKT ANETO 3404 M: FKT TO THE HIGHEST MOUNTAIN IN THE PYRENEES

LUIS ALBERTO HERNANDO FKT ANETO (3404m):FKT TO HIGHEST MOUNTAIN IN THE PYRENEES. Luis Alberto Hernando already has a FKT! He went up in 2h14m lowering in 4 minutes the time of Borja Fernández in 2020. He managed to complete the descent in 1h24, record time also, to add the descent and the total. Final: Total […]

July 08

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: BUFF MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL AT VALL DE BOÍ, RACE PREVIEW

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: BUFF MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL at Vall de Boí, race preview. Our SKYRUNNING section bring us today the race preview of this weekend’s word championships. The 2020 Skyrunning World Championships are finally on their way from July 9 to 11, 2021, and the magnificent location in the Vall de Boí, Spain, is ready […]

July 06

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB 2021: 4 MOUNTAIN RACES 162K-105K-55K-15K. (9-11JUL)

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB 2021: 4 MOUNTAIN RACES 162K-105K-55K-15K. (9-11JUL). Val d’Aran by UTMB (9-11JUL) News last minute and race preview. Our TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR finally celebrates the arrival of this appointment. After two years of difficulties and a pandemic in between, this Friday, July 9, Val d’Aran by UTMB arrives at the start line […]

June 29

LA SPORTIVA TRAIL RUNNING 2022: COMPLETE MOUNTAIN RUNNING RANGE REVIEW.

LA SPORTIVA TRAIL RUNNING 2022: New Akasha 2 and Ultra Raptor 2 + Review full range. Our TRAILRUNNING SHOES brings us today the thoroughly review of the full catalogue of the Italian brand for 2021-22. The new Akasha 2 and Ultra Raptor 2 are part of a catalogue with up to 20 different shoes, with […]

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 […]

June 27

WMRA WORDL CUP MOUNTAIN RUNNING: TATRA RUN RACE VICTORIES FOR MARCIN KUBICA & CHARLOTTE MORGAN

WMRA WORDL CUP MOUNTAIN RUNNING: Tatra Run Race victories for Marcin Kubica and Charlotte Morgan. The Tatras Race Run in Zakopane, Poland, kicked off this morning at 6.30AM with its fierce 24k / 2,090M+ USA, Poland, Czech Republic, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, France and Austria.  These are the locations who will be staging the 2021 WMRA […]

June 25

TRAIL 100 ANDORRA: DEBUTS WITH FOUR MOUNTAIN RACES (24-27JUN).

TRAIL 100 ANDORRA DEBUTS WITH FOUR MOUNTAIN RACES (24-27JUN). Today our TRAILRUNNING CALENDAR 2021 celebrates today the inaugural edition of these mountain races that, managed by Ironman, will be part of the new Andorra Multisport Festival. The runners will be able to experience a race range from the 7.5k of the Family to the fierce […]

June 09

ALTO DE LETRAS, COLOMBIA (80K/3.800M) RECORD AT THE HARDEST MOUNTAIN PASS IN THE WORLD, BY EMILY SCHMITZ

ALTO DE LETRAS, COLOMBIA (80K/3.800M) record at the hardest mountain pass in the world, by Emily Schmitz. Our MOUNTAIN RUNNERS section celebrates a new feat. American runner Emily Schmitz, top 10 at the 2019 World Mountain Running championships in Patagonia, recently achieved an FKT fast mark for history. Emiliy has been living in Colombia for […]

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