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September 05

WMRA World Masters Mountain Running Championships 2022 at Ireland. Race report.

WMRA World Masters Mountain Running Championships 2022 at Ireland. Race report Our WMRA MOUNTAIN RUNNING section zooms into Ireland, as host for the latest edition of this ever growing event.   WMRA World Masters Mountain Running Championships 2022 at Ireland.  Race report.   With a population of just 5.1 million, Ireland produces more than its fair […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

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, […]

May 03

HOKA MAFATE SPEED 3: LONG AND COMFORTABLE MOUNTAIN RUNNING

HOKA MAFATE SPEED 3: Long and comfortable mountain running. Our TRAIL RUNNING SHOES section today presents you the most popular model perhaps of Hoka One One to run long in the mountains, without excessive technical complications. And to do it with full guarantees, having a Vibram Megagrip sole included. It comes with a 170€ price, […]

April 12

SALOMON XT WINGS 2: A MOUNTAIN RUNNING CLASSIC REBORN.

SALOMON XT WINGS 2: A MOUNTAIN RUNNING CLASSICS REBORN. New life for this great classic in mountain racing. Heavy, reluctant and extremely reliable. Our TRAIL SHOES section presents today another great novelty of the catalog of the French brand. Look, it now arrives not as a sports performance shoe, but as a “walking shoe,” just […]

March 22

WORLD ATHLETICS: FIRST ROAD RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2023. CONTINENTAL TOUR & MOUNTAIN RUNNING 2021.

WORLD ATHLETICS 2021: FIRST ROAD RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS 2023. CONTINENTAL TOUR & MOUNTAIN RUNNING 2021. 2023 will host the inaugural edition of the World Athletics Road Running Championships in 2023, as confirmed by the World Athletics Council confirmed on 17th March. The question is: where will it be celebrated? This World Athletics Road Running Championships will […]

November 30

KENYA MOUNTAIN RACES: MOUNTAIN RUNNING NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP. GOLD PATRICK KIPNGENO AND FRANCISCA KANDA

KENYA MOUNTAIN RACES: MOUNTAIN RUNNING WMRA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP. Kenyan Athletics Federation President Jackson Tuwei is committed to a rigorous campaign to grow mountain races across the country, with half a million shillings in prizes. About 200 elite athletes from all over the country competed the last week, spread out as: 58 junior athletes, 40 female […]

November 23

WMRA WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING CUP 2021.

USA, Poland, Czech Republic, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, France and Austria.  These are the locations who will be staging the 2021 WMRA World Cup.   It is really pleasing to be able to present today the 2021 World Cup Calendar in its 22nd Edition!!! What is especially pleasing is the level of interest and positivity from […]

June 30

WMRA: TROFEO CIOLO, MOUNTAIN RUNNING IS BACK IN ITALY

. The first mountain running race in Italy after lockdown took place at the weekend. Changes were made to the race to minimize any risk, so it wasn’t quite back to normal, but it’s certainly a significant step in a return to mountain running competition. Francesco Puppi emerged victorious in the men’s competition with a […]

May 02

WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS: HARÍA EXTREME LANZAROTE TO KEEP THE DATES IN NOVEMBER

. Haría Extreme Lanzarote was selected to host of the 36th WMRA World Of Mountain Running in 2020, which will happen next November i the Canarian Island. There has been a lot of uncertainty, in fact, it is still there, but the WMRA and the organization are working hard to keep the date if the […]

April 22

ZUMAIA FLYSCH 2020 EDITION CANCELLED DUE COVID-19. WMRA MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CUP WILL RETURN TO ZUMAIA FLYSCH IN 2021

. The inaugural event of the 22nd Mountain Running World Cup WMRA was originally planned to host the Classic and Long Distance modalities at the Zumaia Flysch Trail on May 3rd. Subsequently, a postponement to the 27SEP was considered, which will finally not be possible, so the appointment will return to this gorgeous natural park […]

April 16

MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD MEDALISTAS INTERVIEW: Francesco Puppi (Silver) and Oriol Cardona (Bronze)

. Our MOUNTAIN RUNNING section welcomes world medalists FRANCESCO PUPPI and ORIOL CARDONA. We interview them as the 2020 season gradually comes nearer the 2020 WMRA World Championship at Lanzarote. Italy´s Francesco Puppi and Spain´s Oriol Cardona took the Silver and Bronze medals in a race won by Jim Walmsley over the 42km of the […]

April 14

MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONS: JOE GRAY AND GRAYSON MURPHY (Team USA). 2019 Classic Gold winners interview by Mayayo

. Our MOUNTAIN RUNNING section welcomes world champions JOE GRAY and GRAYSON MURPHY. We interview them as the 2020 season gradually comes nearer the 2020 WMRA World Championship at Lanzarote. USA’s Joe Gray and Grayson Murphy won the senior races over the classic distance, 14km, on the first day of the World Mountain Running Championships […]

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. […]

November 15

MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019 LIVE: RACE REPORT, PHOTOS AND RESULTS

. The WRMA World Mountain Running Championships has now started. At this moment the Junior race and the Classic (14k) have ended and the WMRA Long Distance (42k) will be launched this Saturday in K42 Villa La Angostura . The spanish team will debut here with a higher level than the Ultra world cup run […]

November 13

MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019 ARRIVES TO VILLA LA ANGOSTURA THIS WEEKEND

. The World Mountain Running Championships and World Long Distance Mountain Running Championships are being held together at Villa La Angostura on 15th and 16th November. The best mountain runners in the world, juniors and seniors, will take on the stunning courses in Patagonia. 450 runners are expected from 42 countries. On Friday 16th the […]

November 04

MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020 TO BE HELD AT HARIA EXTREME LANZAROTE.

. 36TH WMRA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2020 AWARDED TO HARIA EXTREME LANZAROTE. Haría will host the Senior Long Distance, Classic and U18 events in November 2020.   The World Mountain Running has been a global Pioneer for off road running all over the World with the first global event held back in 1985 and running continuously […]

October 14

WMRA: MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CUP: DOUGLAS AND MCCORMARCK TO LIFT THE 2019 WORLD CUP TROPHY’S

  Andy Douglas and Sarah McCormack wins the World Cup, a reward for a full season of strong and consistent running.  Douglas from Scotland and the Irish woman Sarah McCormack got to raise the 2019 Mountain Running World Cup represented by the crystal trophies. Mamu and Murigi put their names on the Smarna Gora Race […]

October 10

WMRA: MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CUP: SLOVENIA TO HOLD THE LAST STAGE

  St. Mary’s Hill overlooking the capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana plays host once again to the final round (#7) of the World Cup of Mountain Running. Everything is ready for the Smarna Gora Race celebrating its 40 year anniversary. Once again it will be this great classic of the Slovenian mountain running scene that defines […]

September 17

WMRA: MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CUP: SARAH TUNSTALL AND PETRO MAMU WIN DREI ZINNNEN ALPINE RUN AT DOLOMITES.

  The 21 WMRA World Mountain Cup at Drei Zinnen Alpine Run surpassed all expectations. 900 runners and 2 new race records and perfect weather provided an unforgettable experience in the heart of the Italian Dolomite mountains for everyone involved. It was Sarah Tunstall (ENG) and Petro Mamu (ERI) who took the wins and provided […]

September 13

WMRA: MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CUP: DREI ZINNNEN ALPINE RUN AT DOLOMITES SETS THE SIXTH STAGE OF SERIES

  The 21 WMRA World Mountain Cup now reaches Drei Zinnen Alpine Run in the heart of the Dolomiti mountains in northern Italy.   With the end of summer fast approaching and the first signs of autumn in the air it’s also a decisive time for the World Cup.  With the final two races taking place […]

August 22

MOUNTAIN RUNNING HISTORY (1984-2019) AND FUTURE, BY JONATHAN WYATT. President WMRA & World Champion

  This interview with Jonathan Wyatt as WMRA president is the latest feature in our MOUNTAIN RUNNING section. World Mountain Running Association created back in 1984 the very first trail running international World Championships, which are holding in 2019 its 35th edition at the iconic K42 Patagonia.   Also, the World Mountain Running Association holds […]

August 11

SIERRE ZINAL 2019: MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CUP. KILIAN JORNET AND MAUDE MATHYS SMASH THE RECORDS

. ¡SIERRE ZINAL 2019 LIVE! Since 4.45 the race was on for the popular “touristes” as they are locally baptized, with the elites taking off at 10AM for a total of 5.000 mountain runners on the go. Kilian Jornet and Maude Mathys took the gold ans smashed the previous male and female records by about […]

July 22

WMRA: MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CUP: DOUGLAS AND MCCORMACK WINNERS SNOWDOWN

Douglas and McCormack winners in the welsh classic and continue as solid leaders in the World Cup after the first four stages. Next stage will be Sierre Zinal, in the French speaking Valais region of Switzerland. It will be a showdown where we will understand clearly if Sarah McCormack and Andrew Douglas will carve their […]

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