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November 09

WESTERN STATES 100 MILES 2022: RESGISTRATIONS OPEN

WESTERN STATES 100 MILES 2022: RESGISTRATIONS OPEN. From November 1st to 21st Our TRAIL RUNNING USA section celebrates the start of another edition for the decade of the great American ultras. Along with Hardrock and Leadville, Western States form the most iconic trio on Ultra Trail USA. We start with the video of Jim Walmsley’s […]

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 […]

June 28

LA SPORTIVA LAVAREDO ULTRA TRAIL (120k/5800D+) AND WESTERN STATES 100 MILES ENDURANCE RUN (100m/6000D+) : Two pioneer races of the Ultra Trail World Tour 2019 circuit this weekend

. This will be a breathtaking week-end where it will take place two pioneer races of the Ultra-Trail World Tour: in Europe we will have La Sportiva Lavaredo Ultra Trail and Western States 100 mile Endurance run in America! Two races in two different countries which are part of the Ultra-Trail World Tour since the […]

June 24

WESTERN STATES 2018 (162k/D+5370m) : RESULTS AND PICTURES. Jim Walmsley (record 14h30) and Courtny Daltwater win

. The Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run 2018 has seen Jim Walmsley y Courtney Daltwater as  winners, with a race record of 14h30 for Jim Walmsley. As we have mentioned in previous articles, this Ultra is the oldest 100 miles in the world, in 2018 the 369 runners suffered till 38ºC en carrera. Jim and François d´Haene fighted […]

June 22

Western States 2018 (162k/D+5370m) Race preview: History, course details and top runners.

. The Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run is the world’s oldest 100-mile trail race. Starting in Squaw Valley, California near the site of the 1960 Winter Olympics and ending 100.2 miles later in Auburn, California, Western States, in the decades since its inception in 1974, has come to represent one of the ultimate endurance tests in […]

Western States 100. Grand Slam 2010 cap. 1

*Foto Salomon Running: Podio final WS 2010, izqda a dcha: 1º Geoff Roes. 2º Anton Kupricka. 3º Kilian Jornet ¿El reto más duro y hermoso que puede afrontar un corredor de montaña? Quizá haya tantas respuestas como corremontes. La mía sería: Completar el Grand Slam del Ultrarunning. Esto es, coronar un poker de reinas cienmilleras (160km) […]

April 25

CANYONS ENDURANCE RUN 2022: PETERMAN AND LOWTHER TAKE THE LAURELS AT THE FIRST UTMB SERIES IN THE USA

CANYONS ENDURANCE RUN 2022: PETERMAN AND LOWTHER TAKE THE LAURELS AT THE FIRST UTMB SERIES IN THE USA. Our UTMB section bring us today the results of the second event in the 2022 UTMB® World Series. Conditions were perfect as the first ever UTMB® World Series event in the USA got underway on a classic trail route […]

April 21

CANYONS ENDURANCE RUN BY UTMB 2022: UTMB WORLD SERIES IN CALIFORNIA.

CANYONS ENDURANCE RUN BY UTMB 2022: UTMB WORLD SERIES IN CALIFORNIA. Our UTMB section bring us today the second event in the 2022 UTMB® World Series, the world’s leading trail running circuit,  offers some of the most spectacular racing on the planet as elite and passionate runners from all over America and further afield take on […]

March 30

MOZART 100 BY UTMB 2022: 3 MONTHS FOR THE 10th EDITION

MOZART 100 BY UTMB 2022: 3 MONTHS FOR THE 10th EDITION.  Our MOUNTAIN RACING CALENDAR 2022 brings us today the latest news about the Salzburger race. 3 months to go until the tenth edition of mozart 100 by UTMB®, taking place on June 18, 2022 in Salzburg. MOZART 100 BY UTMB: 10th EDITION. mozart 100 by […]

February 10

SALOMON PULSAR TRAIL PRO VS. HOKA TECTON X

SALOMON PULSAR TRAIL PRO VS. HOKA TECTON X. Our TRAIL RUNNING SHOES  section bring us today a deeper analysis on these Salomon Pulsar Trail Pro and the Hoka Tecton X: the two main novelties of Salomon and Hoka with assisted plated adapted for trail running. We have taken into considerention the weight, intended used, drop […]

February 02

UTMB WORLD SERIES CONFIRMED 2022 CALENDAR

UTMB® WORLD SERIES CONFIRMED 2022 CALENDAR. Our MOUNTAIN RACING CALENDAR 2022 brings us today the latest confirmed information about the UTMB World Series 2022: the calendar. A couple of hours ago we informed you about the inclusion of Transvulcany in the UTMB WOrld Series, and now is the confirmation of its whole calendar for 2022. We […]

December 21

UTMB WORLD SERIES 2022

UTMB WORLD SERIES 2022. UTMB® World Series bolsters 2022 circuit with addition of events in North America and across Europe. UTMB® World Series Majors for 2022/23 season confirmed in Europe and Asia-Pacific regions, with US Major to be revealed at a later date giving runners more opportunities to reach the UTMB® World Series Finals in […]

December 01

HOKA TECTON X: CARBON PLATE ASSISTED TRAIL RUNNING SHOE.

HOKA TECTON X: CARBON PLATE ASSISTED TRAIL RUNNING SHOE. Our TRAIL SHOES section bring us today a deeper technical analysis of the new HOKA Tecton X. As you might remenber we presented you the HOKA 2022 collection a couple of days ago, and with this article we start a series where we will analyze more in […]

November 07

LA SPORTIVA LAVAREDO ULTRA TRAIL 2022: JOINS THE UTMB WORLD TOUR AND OPEN REGISTRATIONS

LA SPORTIVA LAVAREDO ULTRA TRAIL 2022: JOINS THE UTMB WORLD TOUR AND OPEN REGISTRATIONS. Our TRAIL CALENDAR section bring us today 2 news from Cortina d’Ampezzo: the pre-registration opening and the enter of  the the UTMB® World Series 2022.  The other day we told you about the new UTMB World Series, and today, we bring […]

August 22

LEADVILLE 100 MILES RUN 2021 GOES TO MACDONALD AND ANNIE HUGHES. Bronze for Kupricka.

LEADVILLE 100 MILES 2021: GOLD TO ADRIAN MAC DONALD – ANNIE HUGHES. BRONZE ANTON KRUPICKA, What an emotional one hundred miles from Leadville today. The return of King Anton Krupicka, two-time champion here 2006-07, plus victory for local hero Annie. The Leadville 100 Miles were born back in 1983. Today, they are one of the […]

July 22

BADWATER ULTRAMARATHON 2021 |217KM | 4,450M+: ULTRARUNNING AT 50ºC IN THE DEATH VALLEY

BADWATER ULTRAMARATHON 2021 |217KM | 4,450M+: ULTRARUNNING AT 50ºC IN THE DEATH VALLEY. Our ULTRA TRAIL USA section travels today to an asphalt test with its own legend, due to the fierce temperatures, above 50ºC in which it is run. Born in 1987, fewer than 100 runners are admitted each year. Each bib has an […]

July 16

HARDROCK 100 MILES 160KM/+10.000M: FRANÇOIS D’HAENE WINS WITH RECORD 21:45:50 & SABRINA STANLEY 27:21:49

HARDROCK 100 MILES 160KM/+10,000M: favorites, track and live tracking. Yesterdaya at 2PM (CET) 6AM (GMT -6) has started the 27th edition of the legendary American test that is held this weekend in the Mountains of San Juan, Colorado. 146 runners will departure from Silverton Colorado this wekend  crossing thirteen major passes in the 12,000′ (3600 […]

July 14

HARDROCK 100 MILES 160KM/10.000M+: RACE PREVIEW, FINALLY BACK AFTER 2 YEARS OF CANCELLATIONS ON 16TH JULY

HARDROCK 100 MILES (160KM/10.000M+): back after 2 years – 2019 heavy snow and 2020 Covid-19. Our TRAIL RUNNING USA section bring us today the preview of the 2021 Hardrock 100 miles that will take place on 16th July in Silverston, Colorado. FOLLOW THE RACE UPDATES LIVE HERE 146 runners will departure from Silverton Colorado this […]

July 03

BROOKS CASCADIA 16 REVIEW: REBORN WITH LESS WEIGHT, BETTER TRACTION AND PROTECTION.

BROOKS CASCADIA 16 REVIEW: reborn with less weight and more traction. Today our section on TRAIL SHOES celebrates the rebirth of a saga that had lost a lot of momentum in some countries in recent years, but not in other markets. This 2021 comes lighter, with 298gr maintaining the 8mm drop, a ground height of […]

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, […]

November 28

KILIAN JORNET PHANTASM24H FINAL: KILIAN RECOVERED AT THE HOSPITAL. BJERKE WINS WITH 232KM.

KILIAN JORNET 24H TRACK: FINAL #KILIANPHANTASM24. Bjerke won the competition with 232.28K, silver for Jo Inge Norum with 219.45km and bronze for Simen Holvik 208.13km. DNF: Jornet (134.8k); Hakansson (161k) and Hermansen (174.80k). Differences for the three finalists of the 24h. Also for a Hakansson who retired at 12H after signing a new Norwegian record […]

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 […]

November 02

OVERTRAINING SYNDROME IN ENDURANCE SPORTS

OVERTRAINING SYNDROME IN ENDURANCE SPORTS: How to prevent it and get back to sports. In our TRAIL TRAINING section we want to talk to you about THE OVERTRAINING SYNDROME. We would like to share with you this topic in a more theoretical approach from the perspective of a certified Sports Coach with a specialitzation in […]

April 15

INTERNATIONAL TRAILRUNNING ASSOCIATION (ITRA): BOB CROWLEY (USA) ELECTED AS PRESIDENT AND JOSE CARLOS SANTOS (PRT) MANAGING DIRECTOR

  . The International Trail Running Association (ITRA) announced today that Bob Crowley (USA) was elected president and José Carlos Santos (PRT) was appointed managing director, signaling the beginning of the rapid growth for this leading organization for trail runners worldwide. Bob, a resident of California, was unanimously elected president of ITRA by the organization’s […]

January 31

TARAWERA ULTRAMARATHON 2020 (162k-102k-50k-20k/8FEB): THE 12th EDITION WILL BE THE BIGGEST EVER

  The Tarawera Ultra-Marathon began in 2009, offering competitors the chance to sample the amazing off road running and walking trails of the Rotorua region. The event takes place in the heartland of New Zealand tourism, with a strong cultural element to the event enjoyed equally by local and international competitors. Now in its 12th […]

January 15

VIBRAM HONG KONG 100: THE FIRST STAGE OF THE ULTRA TRAIL WORLD TOUR CELEBRATES ITS 10TH ANNIVERSARY

. The Ultra-Trail World Tour global series starts the season this weekend with the VIBRAM HONG KONG 100. The 10th edition of Hong Kong’s original 100km individual ultra-marathon, the Vibram Hong Kong 100, will take place on Saturday 18th January. For the first time, the event will also include a 56km race, “The Half”, which […]

January 13

ULTRA TRAIL ATLAS TOUBKAL (1-5 OCT/2020) : THE 12th EDITION TO BE HELD ON THE NORTH AFRICA’S ROOF (MOROCCO)

  . Ultra Trail Atlas Toubkal (UTAT), registrations opened to run in the North of Africa. Trail running was born out of the desire to discover – by running – regions and territories, in contact with their natural environments and in search of cultures from here and elsewhere. This is the essence of trail running! […]

September 02

WOMENS UTMB 2019: COURTNEY DALTWATER WINS, WITH KRISTIN BERGLUND SECOND AND MAITE MAIORA THIRD.

  Late Sunday afternoon—still dressed in her customary long prototype Salomon shorts that appear more suited to the basketball court than a running catalog—Salomon trail running athlete Courtney Dauwalter was trying to process the fact that she had won the famed Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc (UTMB®). Considering that the likeable 34-year-old American has made a […]

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 […]

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