Category Archives: skyrunning

July 26

SKYRACE COMAPEDROSA 2021: CHRISTIAN MATHYS AND DENISA DRAGOMIR GOLD SKYRACE. PERE AURELL AND ROSER ESPANYOL ULTRA.

SKYRACE COMAPEDROSA 2021: CHRISTIAN MATHYS AND DENISA DRAGOMIR GOLD SKYRACE. PERE AURELL AND ROSER ESPANYOL ULTRA. Our SECTION TRAIL RUNNING ANDORRA celebrates the return of this modern classic. Last Sunday returned the Skyrace Comapedrosa, which climbs the highest summit of the country: Pic Compaedrosa 2943m. The 2021 edition has returned with 1,600 bibs numbers, usual […]

July 11

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS MARATHON: GOLDS FOR MANUEL MERILLAS (SPAIN) & MARCELA VLASINOVA (CZECH REPUBLIC)

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS MARATHON: Golds go for Manuel Merillas (Spain) and . Our SKYRUNNING section bring us today’s victoris of the Andorran Marc Casals and the Spanish Maite Maiora at the 2020 Skyrunning World Championships in the Ultra disctance at the Buff Epic Trail. After yesterday’s VK and Ultra, today it is the turn for the Marathon […]

July 10

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS ULTRA: GOLDS FOR CHAMPIONS MARC CASALS AND MAITE MAIORA

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS ULTRA. Our SKYRUNNING section bring us today’s victoris of the Andorran Marc Casals and the Spanish Maite Maiora at the 2020 Skyrunning World Championships in the Ultra disctance at the Buff Epic Trail. After yesterday’s VK, it is followed today by the Ultra and will close Skyrace tomorrow Sunday. The Spanish national team […]

July 09

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS VERTICAL KILOMETER: GOLDS FOR MARCELA VASINOVA & RUY UEDA

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS VERTICAL KILOMETER. Our SKYRUNNING section starts today the first of the three modalities of this world, which for the third time in new years hosts the Buff Epic Trail, undoubtedly privileged by the federation. Today the VK starts, the Ultra will follow tomorrow and skyrace will close on Sunday. The Spanish […]

July 08

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: BUFF MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL AT VALL DE BOÍ, RACE PREVIEW

2020 SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: BUFF MOUNTAIN FESTIVAL at Vall de Boí, race preview. Our SKYRUNNING section bring us today the race preview of this weekend’s word championships. The 2020 Skyrunning World Championships are finally on their way from July 9 to 11, 2021, and the magnificent location in the Vall de Boí, Spain, is ready […]

April 06

THE SKYRUNNER® WORLD SERIES ANNOUNCES SNOWDON SKYRACE AS THE 2021 WILD CARD

THE SKYRUNNER® WORLD SERIES ANNOUNCES SNOWDON SKYRACE AS THE 2021 WILD CARD. Welsh conditions, sharp ridges and exposed and technical terrain! On the 3rd of October, for the first time since 2018, the official skyrunningcircuit will be back on British soil for Snowdon Skyrace®, part of the Snowdon Skyline weekend. The surprise addition will be the 12th race […]

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 11

SKYRUNNING WORLD SERIES: CANCELLED DUE THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK

.   The international circuit of Skyrunning will not take place in 2020 due to the consequences of the sanitary crisis that has hit the world. The 52-week ranking, taking into account results of the past 52 weeks, will be frozen. However, some of the races of the circuit will still be launched, but they […]

May 12

TRANSVULCANIA VIRTUAL RACE: BIG IMPACT OF THE VIRTUAL RACE IN THE DIFFERENT PLATFORMS

. Last weekend was held the Transvulcania Virtual Race. Hold in place of the “real race” the organization decided to held a Virtual Race where asked to participate in Social Networks. The impact on the different platforms of the Transvulcania Virtual Race reaches unprecedented figures in the history of sport on La Palma. The CEO […]

April 28

SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: POSTPONED DUE THE COVID-19 OUTBREAK TILL 2021

.   The 2020 Skyrunning World Championships was going to be celebrated this July 10-12, 2020 at the BUFF® Mountain Festival in the Spanish Pyrenees, however and due the COVID-19 outbreak, the event has been postponed to the same venue in 2021. Because of this, runners such as Kilian Jornet or Jan Margarit will no […]

April 02

TRANSVULCANIA 2020 POSTPONED: THE TRANSVULCANIA WEEK MOVES OUT TO THE WEEK OF 09/26 TO 10/03

. Transvulcania 2020 postponed to autumn due the COVID-19 outbreak. Given the extraordinary situation generated by the transmission of COVID-19 and after analyzing the situation with all the agents involved, the Government of Spain, the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Health of the Government of the Canary Islands, the Ministry of Health of the […]

March 21

SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2020: UPDATE – SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES CIRCUIT POSTPONED TO JULY

. Due to the global effects of the Coronavirus COVID-19, the Skyrunner World Series has made the decision that no race of the 2020 circuit will be held before the end of July. As it stands today, the upcoming season will start with Skyrace Comapedrosa on the 26th of July 2020. These necessary precautions have […]

March 10

SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2020: 184 Elite Athletes Announced for 2020 Skyrunner World Series

. A record-breaking 184 elite athletes of 30 nationalities will compete in the 2020 Skyrunner World Series. This year, the official circuit opens its doors to a host of young talent and new names eager to take on top skyrunners at the world’s most competitive and technical racing circuit. If all goes to plan, considering […]

January 08

UPHILL MOUNTAIN RACES 1985-2020: VK WORLD CIRCUIT 2020 CANCELLED; ISF TO HOLD 2020 VK CHAMPIONSHIPS; WMRA TO HOLD 2020 WORLD CHAMPS AND UPHILL CIRCUIT.

. The Vertical Kilometer World Circuit has been cancelled for 2020, as communicated by its organizer, Skyman SA last week. However, despite that fact the International Skyrunning Federation issued yesterday a press release to reassure that the Vertical Kilometer will yet be included in the *Vertical category of the Skyrunning World Championships, Youth Skyrunning World Championships […]

October 19

SHEILA AVILÉS AND RUY UEDA WIN SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2019 AT LIMONE EXTREME. ORIOL CARDONA, SILVER.

. . Our SKYRUNNING section celebrates Sheila Aviés and Ruy Ueda as winners of SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2019. The inaugural edition of the SkyMasters, held at Limone Extreme Skyrace today, saw just 60 elite athletes running on the course In the end, Ruy Ueda and Denisa Dragomir made history as the first SkyMasters winners and […]

October 18

SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2020: CALENDAR RACE FOR 2020 ANNOUNCED. TWO NEW COUNTRIES AND 4 NEW COURSES

. And we have now the official calendar for Skyrunner World Series 2020, 16 races, 1 SkyMasters, 4 new courses and 2 new countries make up next year’s skyrunning season. After a successful 2019, the Migu Run Skyrunner World Series continues to lead developments in the sport by announcing spectacular calendar of pure skyrunning races […]

October 14

LIMONE EXTREME PRE RACE REPORT: Skymasters line up for Skyrunning2019 finals at 27k/D+2.600m course.

. . Our SKYRUNNING section today heralds the coming of LIMONE EXTREME. The classic italian course by the vacation hotspot at Lago di Garda has heavily invested to host the season final for Skyman SA annual series,  which is being specially marketed as SKYMASTERS. Among its promotional tools to attract the elite, the event has […]

October 07

SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2019: MARGARIT AND SANZ CLAIM LAST VICTORIES BEFORE SKYMASTERS AT SKY PIRINEU

. Jan Margarit scores his second win of the 2019 Migu Run Skyrunner World Series and former cross-country runner, Ainhoa Sanz, steals the show as Spanish winning duo take home last victories before the SkyMasters. As the sun shone above the beautiful Spanish Pyrenees at 9 am this morning, 1,000 skyrunners tore through the town of Bagà […]

September 30

VK WORLD CIRCUIT 2019: CIRCUIT CHAMPIONS CROWNED AND WORLD RECORD DESTROYED AT VERTICALE DU GRAND SERRE

. Daniel Osanz and Jessica Pardin are crowned the 2019 Vertical Kilometer World Circuit champions at the final race of the series, Verticale du Grand Serre. Axelle Gachet-Mollaret also bags €2,000 bonus prize for breaking the world record at the shortest and steepest VK race in the world. The spectacular grand finale and last bonus […]

September 23

SKYRUNNER WORLD SERIES 2019: EMOTIONAL VICTORIES FOR DEBATS AND MARMISSOLLE AT “SAVAGE” PIRIN ULTRA SKYRACE

. French skyrunner, Beñat Marmissolle, breaks course record and Ragna Debats fights off fierce female field at the 14th race of the 2019 Migu Run Skyrunner World Series. The edition was a perfect illustration of the difference between ultra running and skyrunning. Although the course covered a distance of 66 km with 4,400m of vertical gain, […]

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