Author Archives: adefrutos

August 17

COROS GPS WATCHES: COROS LAUNCHES THE VERTIX 2

COROS GPS WATCHES: COROS launches the VERTIX 2. Our GPS WATCH section brings us today the launch of the new COROS VERTIX 2. The second version of the most mountainous watch from COROS GLOBAL. With this worldwide launch, COROS rises one step more within GPS watches, if not surpassing, some of its competitors. In this […]

August 04

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 STAGE 5: SIERRE-ZINAL ARRIVES WITH 31KM| 2200m+

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 STAGE 5: SIERRE-ZINAL ARRIVES WITH 31KM| 2200m+. Our WMRA WORLD CUP 2021  section bring us probably the the biggest mountain race in the world, Sierre-Zinal!! This is the WMRA next long distance mountain race, at 31km with 2200m of ascent, and it traditionally attracts the most competitive field of all the […]

January 07

ULTRA TRAIL MONTBLANC 2021: Registrations opened!!

. Following the cancellation of the 2020 edition of UTMB Mont Blanc due to the COVID-19 pandemic, UTMB has opened registrations for the event in 2021 which will be hold in Chamonix between August 23 to 29. Now, everything’s ready for the 18th edition of the UTMB Mont-Blanc. Registrations have been opened in January, and […]

December 22

SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2021: CALENDAR ANNOUNCED FOR 2021

. As announced last year, due to the global effects of the Coronavirus COVID-19, the Skyrunner World Series took decision of cancelling the circuit for 2020. Now, the circuit is back in 2021, or it should and the organization announces the calendar for next year. Although the state of the world in 2021 is still […]

October 12

Sifan Hassan runs new 10,000m European record in Hengelo

Sifan Hassan (Ned) has set a new European record on the 10.000m at the FBK After Summer Competition in Hengelo, the Netherlands. Hassan crossed the line in 29:36:67 after 25 laps in rainy conditions to beat the previous record of Paula Radcliffe which stood at 30:01:09 since 2002. Sifan Hassan runs new 10,000m European record […]

October 08

MOZART 100 ULTRATRAIL: ACQUIRED BY IRONMAN GROUP

. The Ironman Group expands Trail Running portfolio with acquisition of Mozart 100 race in Austria. The IRONMAN Group announced it has acquired the Mozart 100 trail running event, held annually in the Austrian city of Salzburg, birthplace of the world-renowned Austrian composer and the event’s namesake. It is the first major trail-running event in Europe […]

October 08

NN Valencia World Record Day: Joshua Cheptegei and Letesenbet Gidey destroys 10000m and 5000 World Records

Joshua Cheptegei and Letesenbet Gidey assaulted yesterday the 10000m and 5000m in Valencia. With a final time of 26:11:00 Joshua Cheptegei destroyed the last Kenenis Bekele’s World Record, while in the women side, Letesenbet Gidey made a big race with 4 seconds margin stopping the time in 14:06.62. Two new World records for the city […]

October 05

WMRA: Sylvain Cachard and Sara McCormack conquered Trofeo Nasego

Trofeo Nasego became, with today’s edition, an international event of mountain running and, in absence of WorldChamps, he aim for a new milestone in running on mountains. The Italian titles were for Puppi and Ghelfi, but Nasego confirms us the presence of some the top international runners who even in the year of the pandemic […]

October 02

NN Valencia World Record Day: Joshua Cheptegei to assault on the world 10,000m record Valencia on Wednesday October 7

Joshua Cheptegei to assault on the world 10,000m record Valencia on Wednesday October 7. Joshua Cheptegei, the hottest property in global endurance running, hopes to create another magical moment in his rising career as he plans an assault on the world 10,000m record at the NN Valencia World Record Day on Wednesday October 7 at […]

September 16

WORLD RECORD FOR THE MOST ELEVATION GAIN IN 24H: ELISE DELANNOY WILL ATTEMPT TO BEAT A MEN’S WORLD RECORD!

Rare indeed so the spotlight is on her, Élise Delannoy will try to beat the world record for the most elevation gain in 24 hours. Originally from Northern France, Élise trains on slag heaps to prepare for her trail running competitions that she participates in throughout the year. Despite her limited training grounds, she was […]

September 10

ICE CLIMBING AT KILIMANJARO: Will Gadd faces climate change realities ascending Kilimanjaro

ICE CLIMBING AT KILIMANJARO: Canadian ice climbing legend Will Gadd revisited the highest point in Africa back in February 2020 to make the last ascent of Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania before climate change sees the ice glacier melt away forever. “The Last Ascent” is the title of the film documenting the return of Will Gadd […]

September 09

UTMB for the Planet 2020: A great success for the first edition with a total of 100,000 euros donated to WWF France

.   UTMB for the Planet, the digital and unifying initiative launched after the cancellation of the UTMB Mont-Blanc, has come to a close. From July 20 to August 30, UTMB for the Planet provided the global community of trail runners with an innovative way to interact remotely and to take on new challenges in […]

July 21

UTMB 2020: UTMB FOR THE PLANET LAUNCHED

.   The UTMB for the Planet Virtual Races are now live, giving runners from around the globe the chance to test themselves across four distances based on the legendary races of UTMB Mont Blanc: the OCC, the CCC, UTMB and PTL. Announced a month ago, UTMB for the Planet invites runners to participate in […]

July 13

CIMALP SPORTWEAR REVIEW: Trail Running Shorts 2in1 CIMALP AOSTE H and the Trail Running T-Shirt CIMALP SPRINT LIGHT H

. Our Trail Running material section brings you up today the new trail running clothing, the 2in1 Trail Running Shorts CIMALP AOSTE H and the Trail Running T-Shirt CIMALP SPRINT LIGHT H, two sportwear items from Cimalp that complements the Trail Running Shoe 864 Drop control which we are currently testing for you. This T-Shirt […]

July 09

GARMIN GPS SOLAR: GARMIN COMMITS FOR THE SOLAR TECHNOLOGY

  Today in our GPS WATCH section we present you the latest Garmin news for 2020. In an online presentation through Microsoft Teams in which we had the opportunity to attend. Garmin has reaffirmed its commitment to solar technology with the launch of the Fenix ​​6 PRO Solar, Instinct Solar and Tactix Delta Solar series. […]

July 07

TRANSVULCANIA 2020 FINALLY CANCELLED: THE COVID-19 MAKES THE TRANSVULCANIA CANCELLED

. Transvulcania 2020 will be finally cancelled due the COVID-19 outbreak. The international health situation caused by Covid-19 forces the cancellation of Transvulcania. The restrictions laid down by the European Union on passenger traffic from third countries and the inability to ensure the health of participants, family members and fans require the organization to postpone […]

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 […]

June 27

TROFEO KIMA VAL MASINO (SO) 2020: The 21st edition is cancelled due COVID-19 outbreak

. Trofeo Kima, all eyes on 2022. It is with a heavy heart and the best intentions that the organizing committee of the Grande Corsa sul Sentiero Roma have had to accept that the 2020 edition of Trofeo Kima cannot go ahead given the current pandemic, despite their hopes and efforts. They acknowledge that hosting […]

June 23

UTMB 2020: UTMB launches “UTMB FOR THE PLANET” the virtual race of UTMB

.   Following the cancellation of the 2020 edition of UTMB Mont Blanc due to the COVID-19 pandemic, UTMB launches of UTMB FOR THE PLANET, a digital sporting event to unite the community. For this new adventure, UTMB offers the runners 4 virtual races based on the main distances of the event; UTMB® Virtual 50, UTMB® Virtual […]

June 18

CIMALP 864 DROP CONTROL V2.0 REVIEW: Trail running shoe with progressive drop (8-6-4mm) and Vibram Megagrip sole (100€)

. Our Trail Running Shoes section brings you up today the new CIMALP 864 DROP CONTROL V2.0, a new trail running shoe that offers us different DROPs, depending on the sole we use, we can have a 8-6-4 mm drop that we can use to move our stride to a more natural one. CimAlp has […]

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