Category Archives: ski

July 21

SKI MOUNTAINEERING WILL BE OLYMPIC AT MILANO-CORTINA 2026 OLYMPIC GAMES

SKI MOUNTAINEERING OLYMPIC AT MILANO-CORTINA 2026 OLYMPIC GAMES. Our SKIMO section celebrates the official news that we already advanced here a month ago: ski mountaineering will be at the Winter Olympic Games 2026. It was then that the IOC Executive Committee confirmed that the decision to include mountain skiing in the Milano Cortina 2026 Winter […]

January 15

HELLY HANSEN ODIN LIFALOFT DOWN HYBRID INSULATOR (DOWN 90/100 + LIFALOFT)

HELLY HANSEN ODIN LIFALOFT DOWN JACKET: Lifaloft Down Hybrid Insulator. Top range of the house as second thermal layer for ski and mountain. Our SKI section brings us today the brand new HH ODIN Lifaloft Down Hybrid Insulator. The renewed HH ODIN range brings new technologies, as we saw with its spectacular sister, the third […]

January 07

DYNASTAR SKI TOURING- FREETOURING 2021: NEW TOP RANGE SKIMO COLLECTION.

DYNASTAR MOUNTAIN SKI 2021: New top range ski touring and freetouring collection. DYNASTAR: The French brand returns to its origins with the best mountain ski collection according to experts. Our ski section presents us today the new collection of skis from the Chamonix firm for this 2020-2021 season. Analysed by our #patroncarrerasdemontana Iker Martínez. Passionate […]

December 15

ARAMÓN TO OPEN THE SKI SESION ON DECEMBER 23rd IF REGIONAL TRAVEL IS ALLOWED.

ARAMON SNOW GROUP TO OPEN ITS SKI RESORTS ON 23rd DECEMBER.The opening is conditional on the lifting of the provincial perimeter closure, a measure that is expected to be adopted in the coming days. The Snow Group will open with Covid-19 prevention protocols previously validated by health authorities. Aramón will open the ski season on […]

December 05

LA SPORTIVA ANDORRA SKIMO 2021: THE 10 REFUGES TRAVERSE.

LA SPORTIVA ANDORRA SKIMO: The Crossing of the 10 Refuges, skimo in its purest form. Our SKI section brings us today the ANDORRA SKIMO 2021, which despite the Pandemic of Covid-19 and thanks to the organizers goes ahead with all the means available so that the competition can be repeated one more year. Last Tuesday, […]

April 29

Mezzalama Trophy: Kilian Jornet ,Armin Höfl and Jakob Herrmann podium

  In his first and only winter season competition, Kilian Jornet enjoyed being part of the team with the Austrians Armin Höfl and Jakob Herrmann and took a podium place in the legendary Mezzalama Trophy which, due to bad weather conditions, was run over a modified course. The trio of athletes crossed the line in […]

February 21

Kilian Jornet presents his short documentary “Troll Wall”. From ski mountaineering to steep skiing.

  Kilian Jornet presents his short documentary “Troll Wall”. The video captures the first descent on skis of Fiva, a route located in Trolltind, where the Troll Wall is located. It’s the highest vertical wall in Europe, and which Kilian completed in February 2018. The piece features testimonials and tells of Kilian Jornet’s progression as […]

February 12

Kilian Jornet: New record, he achieves a total elevation gain of 23,486m in 24 hours

  He made it again, Kilian beats a new record, this time while he is preparing for next running season, he has spent 24 hours on skis on the slopes of Norway, where he has achieved a total of 23,486 metres of elevation gain, a new record! He is not competing in any of the races […]

March 11

Kilian Jornet & Alexis Sevennec take second at Pierra Menta after Lenzi/Eydallin victory. Laetitia Roux wins for 7th time, now with Emelie Forsberg.

 . The Pierra Menta 2017 was just completed today, with the iconic stage at the Grand Mont as the last of  four stages The usual human wall once again welcomed the peloton for the 32nd edition of the race in Arêches-Beaufort (France), The track covers every year a total of around  100k/D+10,000m rcing in pairs, […]

March 01

Skimo World Championship 2017 at Italy: Kilian Jornet and Andrea Mayr win the vertical race world title.

  The skimo world championships 2017  are on their way. Italy is now hosting the second part of the event  at the Transcavallo venue scenario, north east of the country. We are enjoying seven wild days of races over two areas: Alpago for Individual and Team, Piancavallo for Sprint, Vertical and Relay, attended by 300 athletes […]

February 23

Skimo World Championship 2017 at Transcavallo, Italy (23FEB-2MAR): Program and favorites.

  The skimo world championships 2017 have arrived. Italy wil host the event at the Transcavallo venue scenario, north east of the country. Starting tomorrow at 9.45h we will enjoy seven wild days of races over two areas: Alpago for Individual and Team, Piancavallo for Sprint, Vertical and Relay. 300 athletes from 25 nations. Today […]

February 13

Skimo World Cup 2017: Laetitia Roux and Roberto Antonioli win sprint at Turkey. Claudia Galicia silver, Marta García Farrés bronze.

  . The Skimo World Cup 2017  just completed its third leg at Turkey,  following Fontblanca and Cambre d’Aze. With a reduced field of skiers versus the Pyrenees, nevertheless, the Ergan Dagi mountains were hosting such an event for the first time, testimony to the strife of the ISMF for the global expansion of skimo. […]

February 12

Skimo World Cup 2017: Laetitia Roux and Matteo Eydallin win individual at Turkey. Claudia Galicia gets the bronze.

  . The Skimo World Cup 2017  is now on tis third leg at Turkey,  following Fontblanca and Cambre d’Aze. The Ergan Dagi mountains were hosting such an event for the first time, testimony to the strife of the ISMF for the global expansion of skimo. Latetitia Roux and Matteo Eydallin were the winners, with […]

January 31

International Ski Mountaneering Federation answers Kilian Jornet´s statement from Skimo World Cup 2017 at Cambre d´Aze

  . The Skimo World Cup 2017 completed its second leg this weekend at Cambre d’Aze. Laetitia Roux and Robert Antonioli were the official winners at yesterday´individual after the stormy award ceremony, where the three top senior men (Jornet, Lenzi, Eydallin) were disqualified. Later on,  Kilian Jornet issued a personal statement on the reason why the […]

January 29

Skimo World Cup 2017: Roux and Arnold win Sprint Cambre d´Aze. Claudia Galicia 2nd senior. Young golds for Julia & Iñigo

  . The Skimo World Cup 2017 completed its second leg this weekend at Cambre d’Aze. Laetitia Roux and Robert Antonioli were the official winners at yesterday´individual after the stormy where the three top senior men (Jornet, Lenzi, Eydallin) were disqualified and Kilian Jornet issued a personal statement on the ISMF evolution. In contrast, today´s sprints […]

January 28

Skimo World Cup 2017: Roux and Antonioli win individual Cambre d´Aze. Podium senior men disqualified. Official ISMF and Kilian Jornet statements

  . The Skimo World Cup 2017 reached its second leg this weekend at Cambre d’Aze. Indivual and sprint races  will be held at the facilities of the ski resort of Cambre d’Aze on the north side of Puigmal, a familiar territory for much of the spanish team. The individual race of today had Laetitia […]

January 27

Kilian Jornet and Laura Orgué lead the spanish team into the second leg of Skimo World Cup at Catalan Pyrenees

.   . The Skimo World Cup 2017 reaches its second leg this weekend at Cambre d’Aze. The French Pyrenees welcome again the Spanish team FEDME with Killian Jornet and Laura Orgué leading the squad to glide it out with the traditional Alpine countries: France, Italy and Switzerland. The races will be held at the […]

January 22

Skimo World Cup 2017 at FontBlanca (Andorra): Vertical winners Emelie Forsberg & Werner Marti. Personal insight by Kilian Jornet, 2nd.

. The Skimo World Cup 2017 started this weekend at Fontblanca, Andorra. Killian Jornet and Laetitia Roux arrived as defending champions from 2016 to the competition at Vallnord’s ski station facilities.  Laetitia Roux and Anton Palzer won the individual race on Saturday, then today Sunday the Vertical race went to Werner Marti and Emelie Forsberg. […]

January 19

Skimo World Cup 2017 starts at FontBlanca (Andorra) with Kilian Jornet and Laetitia Roux as defending champions

. The Skimo World Cup 2017 is set to start this weekend at Fontblanca, Andorra with Killian Jornet and Laetitia Roux as defending champions from 2016.T his competition will be held at Vallnord’s ski station facilities, also as the second event for the XV Andorra Cup of the specialty. The 2017 calendarar for the Skimo […]

March 19

Kilian Jornet wins Indivual Skimo World Cup, for the fourth time. And doubles up with the Vertical title.

  . Kilian Jornet has just won today the individual category at the Mondolé SkiAlp, the last event in the ski mountaineering World Cup, winning his fourth world trophy in this category. The spanish skier competing for the national team FEDME completes the 2016 Skimo World Cup with a double, having already won the vertical […]

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