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May 16

ULTRA TRAIL AUSTRALIA CROWNS RUTH CROFT AND TIM BRIMELOW IN UTA50

ULTRA TRAIL AUSTRALIA CROWNS RUTH CROFT AND TIM BRIMELOW IN UTA50. Our ULTRA TRAIL section celebrates the return of this race to the Australian Blue Mountains, a race that hosted no less than 1700 runners. It will be the second date of this last edition of the Ultra-Trail World Tour. From 2022 Ultra Trail Australia […]

February 15

TARAWERA ULTRAMARATHON: RUTH CROFT MAKES HISTORY AND WINS THE OVERALL 102 KM RACE!

Ruth Croft has claimed a history making victory in the 102km race at the 2021 Tarawera Ultramarathon. Croft became the first female runner to claim the outright 102km title, and in doing so set a new women’s course record on the trails around Rotorua of 9:21:03. Photo: Graeme Murray The 32-year-old was at the pointy […]

October 22

GOLDEN TRAIL SERIES 2018: STIAN ANGERMUND-VIK AND RUTH CROFT WIN SEASON-LONG GOLDEN TRAIL SERIES TITLES

  The Grand Finale of the inaugural Golden Trail Series brought the world’s top 10 men and women marathon distance trail runners of the 2018 season to South Africa to compete for the Series crown at the Otter Trail Run on Saturday, October 20. With solid performances yet again, it was a pair of established […]

July 02

MARATHON MONT BLANC 2018: Kilian Jornet and Ruth Croft Winners. Eli Gordon third; Aritz Egea fifth. Results and photos Salomon Golden trail series

. Kilian Jornet has won the Marathon Mont Blanc with a time of 3h54’54’’, three months after breaking his fibula, Kilian Jornet returned to racing to compete in the second event in the Golden Trail Series. Marc Lauenstein (3h58’15’’) was second and Stian Angermund-Vik (4h00’07’’) arrived third, Aritz Egea was the first Spaniard in Top5 . Ruth Croft […]

September 12

ADIDAS INFINITE TRAILS 2022: PERSONAL CHRONICLE 15KM HÉCTOR RUBIO

ADIDAS INFINITE TRAILS 2022: PERSONAL CHRONICLE 15KM HÉCTOR RUBIO. Last weekend, September 10th, we enjoyed the alpine landscapes and the changing weather in Gastein, Austria, and the adidas Infinite Trails 2022. More than 900 athletes of 52 nationalities have traversed the forests, mountains, slopes, hills and paths of Bad Gasteing and Bad Hofgastein, Salzburgerland area […]

August 26

UTMB 2022: OCC-55K RULE HISPANIA! Spaniards take both golds and silvers.

UTMB 2022: OCC-55K RULE HISPANIA! Spaniards take both golds and silvers. Our UTMB section celebrates the impressive race witnessed yesterday live by our team at Chamonix. Spain dominated the 2022 edition of the OCC in a unique fashion. Men´s victory was gained by Merillas in 5h18.29 ahead of his team-mate Antonio Martínez, who finished just […]

July 28

GIIR DI MONT 2022: WMRA GOES TO PREMANA, ITALY. RACE PREVIEW AND FAVORITES

GIIR DI MONT 2022: WMRA GOES TO PREMANA, ITALY. RACE PREVIEW AND FAVORITES. Our WMRA  section bring us today the latest info about the Giir di Mont 2022. For the first time since 2019, the Mountain Running world will descend on Premana, Italy this weekend for the 28th edition of Giir di Mont. GIIR DI MONT […]

June 29

MARATHON DU MONT BLANC 2021 (4JUL) SECOND STAGE GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 38K/ 2.630M+

MARATHON DU MONT BLANC 2021 (4JUL) SECOND STAGE GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 38K/ 2.630M+. The second stop of the Golden Trail World Series 2021 arrives and it does so in the classic alpine race that, from Chamonix goes up to finish in La Flegere, this year with a track slightly trimmed to those 38k. The […]

June 26

WESTERN STATES 2021 100 MILES (162KM +5370M): JIM WAMSLEY AND BETH PASCALL CLAIM THE VICTORIES

WESTERN STATES 2021 100 MILES (162KM +5370M): START, FAVORITES AND TRACK INFO LIVE. Our TRAIL RUNNING USA bring us today the LIVE info of the iconic American race: the Western States 100, that has started at 2PM (CET) 5AM (GTM-7). The the world’s oldest 100 mile American trail race comes back this year, after the pandemic, […]

June 24

WESTERN STATES 2021 (162KM +5370M) RACE PREVIEW: HISTORY, COURSE AND FAVORITES.

WESTERN STATES 2021: LOOKING FOR A RECORD TIME. Our TRAIL RUNNING USA bring us today the preview of the iconic American race: the Western States 100, that will be cellebrated this weekend in the Squaw Valley in California. The the world’s oldest 100 mile American trail race comes back this year, after the pandemic, being […]

Ann Trason February 16

WOMEN WHO RUN MORE THAN MEN: 13 OVERALL FEMALE VICTORIES.

WOMEN WHO RUN MORE THAN MEN: 13 Overall female victories. Our running stories section focuses on something that should no longer surprise anyone: An ultraruning race in which the first person to cross the finish line is a woman.Ruth Croft won the Tarawera Ultramarathon last Saturday. Today, as a tribute to these great women ultrarunners, […]

February 12

TARAWERA ULTRAMARATHON: ALMOST 3,000 RUNNERS READY FOR SATURDAY’S RACE.

Runners from across New Zealand will take to the trails around Rotorua this weekend for the 13th edition of the Tarawera Ultramarathon. Approximately 3,000 runners are preparing to take part in New Zealand’s largest trail running event, with race distances of 21km, 50km, 102km or 100-Miles. Race Director Sam Ellis said that the team was looking […]

November 02

GOLDEN TRAIL CHAMPIONSHIP AZORES: STAGE 4- AMREICAN DREAM

It’s A Wrap! The final start line of this Golden Trail Championship was a line-up of war-torn faces and excited smiles as “the Highway to Hell” rang out over the speakers. A last-minute surprise, as the course route was altered due to violent winds at the caldera summit and dense fog. A blessing in disguise for some, […]

October 27

GOLDEN TRAIL CHAMPIONSHIP AZORES: THE WORLD WMRA 2019 PODIUM RUNS AGAIN: WALMSLEY, PUPPI AND CARDONA.

AZORES TRAIL RUN HOLDS THE SALOMON GOLDEN TRAIL CHAMPIONSHIPS: The 2019 WMRA World Cup podium is again runnig in a competition, with Jim Walmsley, Francesco Puppi and Oriol Cardona in the race. In the females race, Oihana Kortazar, Gisela Carrión, Maude Mathys or Ruth Croft will also be running. A great cast for which it […]

October 16

THE GOLDEN TRAIL CHAMPIONSHIP

The Golden Trail Championship will be held at the Azores Trail Run®️ in the beautiful Portuguese island from 28/10 to 01/11. Like every year since 2018, Salomon has worked very hard, specially this year, to organize an event that will reunite the best trailrunners of the world in such a pintoresque scenary. Both, the organization […]

May 05

SIERRE ZINAL 2020: EVENT SAVE THE DATE TO SEPTEMBER DUE COVID-19

. Sierre Zinal 2020 moved out to September 13th due the COVID-19 outbreak, A strange decision looking at the situation in the whole world and seeing how the different countries are fighting against the COVID-19. Will the event be celebrated in September? Well, let’s see if the would not need to move it again. Also […]

October 25

VICTORIES FOR KILIAN JORNET AND JUDITH WYDER IN GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES FINAL AT ANNAPURNA TRAIL MARATHON.

  Kilian Jornet and Judith Wyder are the 2019 Golden Trail World Series (GTWS) champions after both won the Grand Final race at the Annapurna Trail Marathon on Friday in Nepal. After a row or great races this year like Zegama Aizkorri, Mont Blanc Marathon, Sierre Zinal and Pikes Peak, Kilian Jornet,, the Team Salomon […]

October 21

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES FINAL AT ANNAPURNA TRAIL MARATHON IS HERE. 10 BEST MEN&WOMEN TO DETERMINE GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONS

  The second season of the Golden Trail World Series (GTWS) will culminate with the Grand Final this Saturday, October 26 at the Annapurna Trail Marathon in Nepal, where the GTWS champions for men and women will be crowned. The top-10 men and women in the points standings earned the right to take on the […]

September 22

RING OF STEALL SCOTLAND 2019 GOES TO NADIR MAGUET AND JUDITH WYDER. GOLDEN TRAIL SERIES HEADS TO FINAL AT ANNAPURNA TRAIL MARATHON.

  The Ring of Steall event in Scotland went to italian Nadir Maguet and swiss Judith Wyner. This was the last race to get in the top10 slots for the gran final of the Golden trail series, to be held at Annapurna trail marathon at Nepal in October, hence there was quite some drama in […]

August 26

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: KILIAN JORNET AND MAUDE MATHYS WINS PIKES PEAK

  Pikes Peak Marathon has crowned Kilian Jornet and Maude Mathys. At 3PM from here (7AM local time), the 64th Pikes Peak Marathon, a mythical Colorado Alpine marathon that rises up to 4,302m altitude. Kilian Jornet and Maude Mathys led the first half of the climb at record pace, 2m30 below him and up to […]

August 23

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: KILIAN JORNET LEADS THE STARTING LINE AT PIKES PEAK MARATHON

  The fifth race of the 2019 Golden Trail World Series is perhaps the most famed trail race on American soil, and this year the Pikes Peak Mountain Marathon will play host to the elite athletes of the sport. Spain’s Kilian Jornet (Team Salomon) leads an all-star cast from around the globe that will take […]

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 17

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: THE THIRD STAGE ARRIVES TO DOLOMITES

  Golden Trail World Serires 2019 makes first stop in Italy. Dolomyths Run hosts top trail runners in 3rd stop of the Series. The series has provided plenty of highlights in the first two races of the 2019 season. This coming Sunday, with another strong field in both the men’s and women’s races convening in […]

June 27

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: SECOND STAGE THIS WEEKEND AT MARATHON DU MONT BLANC

  Kilian Jornet and Ruth Croft won Marathon du Mont Blanc in 2018 in a hot weather event. This weekend, the 2019 Golden Trail World Series arrives in the legendary mountain town of Chamonix in the French Alps for the Marathon du Mont Blanc, the second stop on the series. If last year the weather […]

June 03

SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2019: Pere Aurell and Maria Koller crowned champions at Madeira SkyRace

. Pere Aurell of Spain and German newcomer, Maria Koller, were the champions of the fifth race of the 2019 Migu Run Skyrunner World Series this weekend on the island of Madeira. Both athletes achieved their first victory at this pure skyrunning course after a tough and technical battle against some of the strongest names […]

May 06

YADING SKYRUN 2019: VICTORY FOR MEGAN KIMMEL AND RENJIA JIAE

. Renjia Jiae (CHN), Team Toread, wins his first skyrace on home turf, crossing the finish line to a roaring applause from the emotional and excited people of Yading. Megan Kimmel (USA), Team Salomon, once again proves herself unbeatable at high-altitude, winning the women’s race for a third time. Let’s see the best of Yading […]

April 30

SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2019: YADING SKYRUN, HIGHEST COURSE IN THE CALENDAR THIS WEEKEND

. The high altitude pressure is on. On May 4th, the 2019 Migu Run Skyrunner® World Series makes its second stop at the Yading Skyrun. The highest course in the calendar will see past champions attempt to win back their titles 4,600m above sea level in the majestic mountains of China. An spectacular race in […]

January 24

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: SERIES ATHLETE LIST UNVEILED

  World’s best runners commit to run in second season of elite trail running series, the 2019 Golden Trail World Series will kick off with the Zegama-Aizkorri marathon the first weekend in June, but already the world’s most elite trail runners are preparing to line up at the starting line in the Spanish Basque Country—and […]

November 09

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED FOR THE 7 RACES

  In 2018, the best short-distance trail runners on the planet convened to race head-to-head at five of the most prestigious trail races on the calendar as part of the inaugural Golden Trail Series. The top 10 men and women in the season-long points standings earned a spot in the Grand Final at the Otter […]

October 15

GOLDEN TRAIL SERIES 2018: Finale Set for South Africa Otter Trail Run on 20 October

  The Grand Finale of the Golden Trail Series is bringing the world’s top 10 men and women marathon distance trail runners to South Africa to compete for the Series crown at the Otter Trail Run on 20 October. Trail running superstar and series leader Kilian Jornet (Team Salomon) will toe the start line against […]

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