Category Archives: trail run

March 04


  TRANSGRANCANARIA HG 2020 ARRIVES THIS WEEKEND. Many of the best world trail runners will attend the 2020 edition. The races have started today with The Greatest Challange, the Trans360º with Luca Papi as the favorite this year again and with our colleague Alex Fragela in the start list. But The Ultimate Event will be […]

January 31


  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 20


. The Ultra-Trail World Tour global series started this weekend with s the season this weekend with the VIBRAM HONG KONG 100. The races were won by Chinese runners You Peiquan setting up a new record with 10h00:17 and Xiang Fuzhao setting a new record too with 11:28:21 in perfect conditions for trail running. The […]

January 15


. 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 […]

December 15

Ultra-Trail World Tour 2019 AWARDS: Capell and Dauwalter win Ultra-Trail World Tour 2019 titles.

. Pau Capell and Courtney Dauwalter have been crowned 2019 champions of the Ultra-Trail World Tour at an end-of-season awards ceremony hosted in the heart of Paris. Spanish star Pau Capell secured his second successive Ultra-Trail World Tour annual title with first places in both the Transgrancanaria HG and the UTMB, which he won by […]

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 […]

April 09


  Patagonia Run 2019 celebrates the 10th edition in San Martin de los Andes included in the Ultra Trail World Tour this week. The races will begin on Friday, April 12, starting on the Lake Lacar and will all bib numbers sold out. This year the organization expects about 3000 runners among the six distances: […]

February 28

TRANSGRANCANARIA HG 2019 (128K/D+7500M): 1st Series Bonus race is gone, be ready for the next.

  The third race of the 2019 circuit of the Ultra-Trail® World Tour and the first series bonus race has ended. The 20th edition of the Transgrancanaria HG, 3rd race of the 2019 Ultra-Trail® World Tour circuit and 1st Series Bonus race, just ended under the sun of the Canary Islands. And once again, the […]

February 22

TRANSGRANCANARIA HG 2019 (128K/D+7500M): The third race of the Ultra Trail World Tour 2019 circuit this weekend

  After the Tarawera Ultra-Marathon, The third race of the 2019 circuit of the Ultra-Trail® World Tour is starting this weekend on the island of Gran Canaria in Spain. First Bonus Series race of the year, the TGC is going to be explosive with incredible elites! The runners will have to cross the island from north […]

February 11


  The Tarawera Ultra-Marathon, one of the most prestigious ultra trail in New Zealand, was held this weekend in Rotura, among all the other races, the ultramarathong 102k/D+3089) was the second race of the Ultra Trail World Tour 2019, following the Vibram Honk Kong 100 with Reece Ewards and Courtney Dauwalter as winners. Next stop […]

January 25


  The Tarawera Ultra-Marathon is one of the most prestigious ultra trail in New Zealand, based in Rotura, this year will be held the 11th edition and will be the second race of the Ultra Trail World Tour after the Vibram Hong Kong 100. There will be four races for all runners 20km, 50km, 102km […]

Skyrunning World Series: Pikes Peak Marathon results & photos. Winners: Kilian Jornet – Emelie Forsberg. Mireia Miró takes 3rd.

The Skyrunning 2012 season visited yesterday one of the great american classic trail runs: The Pike´s Peak Marathon. The race was won by Kilian Jornet  in 3h40 with Alex Nichols coming in second and Max King in third. The women´s race got a full Salomon Running podium with Emelie Forsberg on top, Kasie Enman second […]

Skyrunning World Series: Vertical Kilometer Dolomites. Spaniards take 5 of 10 top spots. Kilian Jornet 3rd Mireia Miro 2nd

The Skyrunning 2012 season had a double session this weekedn at the Dolomites, with the Trentino Vertical  Kilometer (2,1k/D+1000m) on thursday and the Dolomites Skyrace (22k/D+1750m) on Sunday. The demanding VK did not have a spanish winner this time. Nevertheless, the skyrunners from below the Pyrenees took yet 5 of the top 10 spots, with […]

Kilian Jornet 2012 Trail Running Calendar: 1st trips to Transvulcania, Pike´s Peak & Speedgoat

The catalonian Kilian Jornet is nowadays the best know skyrunner from Spain, following several years of superb performances from vertical kilometers to ultra trails the world over. Yesterday he officially communicated his much awaited 2012 Trail Running Calendar. Kilian Jornet´s 2012 Trail running Calendar, in his own words, is to go as follows: “I will […]

Spaniards make up 2nd largest group for UTMB 2012

As it usually happens, the lastest Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc newsletter came together with a nice pack of info, in this case regarding applicants data and stats on the age and nationalities of those that strive to take on the UTMB challenge. Naturally enough, France still accounts for huge majority of applicants (56%) but […]

Ultra trail at The Canaries: TNF Transgrancanaria 2012 last news

Update 7feb: All entries for the 4 races now full. Over 1.800 runners to hit the trails at Gran Canaria next 3-4-5 March. See you all at Maspalomas, by midnight! 😀 See here results  & videos from Transgrancanaria 2011. Last month before the 2012 TNF Transgrancanaria: Four trail races, from 26 to 123km crossing all […]

Ibiza UltraTeam 2012 entries open: Trail 70k / MBK 100k / Swim 10,6k. Full race info.

The ultra invasion continues to progress throughout Spain and takes a new beachhead in the Balearic Islands: Ibiza Ultra Team is born with a curious and original format, which combines individual and team race in three segments of trail running 70k, 100k and mountain bike open water swimming to 10.6 k. Race day: 28APR12. Entries […]

Trail Runners Spain: Salvador Calvo interviewed by Mayayo. From Picos to Annapurna.

Salvador Calvo (León, 1.962) es desde hace muchos años una referencia clave como corredor de montaña en España, especialmente en cuanto a carreras de ultratrail o multietapas en terrenos de aventura. En la víspera del GR10xtrem valenciano pudimos charlar con él de sus experiencias, ideas sobre el trailrunning y -cómo no- de sus ilusiones para […]

Ultratrail Spain 2012: Kickoff at Valencia´s GR10xtrem. Winners: Aitor Leal & Teresa Nimes

Clasificación completa GR10Xtrem 2012 aquí: 221 clasificados  Galería fotos GR10xtrem 2012 de MemphisMadrid en (162 fotos)  Otras: Galería fotos Atotrapo / Video en  Atalantasweb / Galería de Vitorunner Nueva edición de la carrera, que sigue en pleno crecimiento: Este 2012 ha llegado a 288 dorsales. La meteo fue excelente, con un tiempo fresco pero calmo.  Cielo […]

ISF Skyrunning Calendar 2012: 4 events to be held in Spain

Aquí resultados Copa del Mundo skyrunning ISF 2011 Aquí crónica y resultados supercopa skyrunning ISF 2011 en Kinabalu. Llega una nueva edición de las Skyrunner ® World Series para 2012 con un formato que vuelve a crecer para abarcar más carreras y categorías. El objetivo, ser la referencia mundial de la especialidad de carreras por montaña […]

Trail Running Info: Recommended mountain windshirts for runners

¿Cual es tu chubasquero favorito para correr por montaña? La mejora de calidad en los materiales y la continua subida del nivel del pelotón hace que cada vez veamos menos chaquetas en las carreras por montaña y más chubasqueros o cortavientos modernos de trailrunning. Eso, sí, siempre con capucha, por favor que la cabeza pierde […]

Info Ultra trail GR10-Xtrem 2012: 93k/d+3800m

Actualizado 14ENE12: Resultados y fotos de la carrera aquí. Actualizado 12ene12: Lista inscritos final. El III GR10 extrem valenciano llega a 2012 con sus 93k/D+3800m en 20 horas de tope. Nuevamente abre la temporada española de ultra trails en lo que ya va siendo una cita consolidada del mundillo. Para este año espero con ganas poder […]

Trail running 2011: Spaniards rock the trails.

Este 2.011 que acabamos de despedir ha sido testigo de la explosión final de las carreras por montaña en España, tanto en cantidad como en calidad. Los corremontes españoles somos cada vez más..y cada vez más competitivos, con victorias en todo tipo de cordilleras y distancias. De la Copa del Mundo de Skyrunning ISF a […]

Winter Trail running: Preventing mountain accidents

ACTUALIZADO 9ENE12: El año arranca con 5 muertos españoles en montaña. Prestemos atención al hielo, más que nunca. Moverse por la montaña en invierno nunca es fácil: Hasta los mayores expertos pueden sufrir un despiste o error de cálculo. La pasada semana de Navidad, con sol radiante y óptima visibilidad se produjeron dos graves accidentes […]

Ultra trail Madrid 2012: Gran Trail Peñalara 23Jun. Pre-race info & Entries open.

ACTUALIZADO 4ENE12: PRECIOS Y PLAZOS DE INSCRIPCION  Llega el III Gran Trail Peñalara con tres distancias: 110k, 80k y la novedad de 60k. Este GTP 2012 abrirá inscripciones el 10 de Enero. Esperamos tomar la salida un año más. Mientras, estas son nuestras experiencias 2010 y 2011 que  podemos compartir cara a la 3ª edición. En 2010 tuve […]

Trailrunning & Women: Mayayo interviews veteran female champion Mina.

Las carreras de montaña están en pleno boom en todo el mundo. La élite masculina y femenina española copa podios y victorias allá donde van. Y sin embargo, a nivel popular, apenas un 10% de los clasificados de una prueba de trailrunning son hoy mujeres. Algo que quizá podríamos mejorar entre todos.  Mina disputando el […]

Ultra trail Canary Islands: Transgrancanaria 2012 to bring back the midnight ghosts

“La Santa Compaña” la llaman los gallegos. Tambien los guanches hablan de un extraño grupo de almas en pena que vagan por las Islas. Cuentan que en las últimas noches del invierno, se arrastran desde todos los rincones de Europa para acabar congregados en un rincón entre las dunas, junto al mar. Leyenda de los […]

Trailrunning info: Special Railight Limited offer 19-25dic

Hace nada hablaba aquí de las importancia de las tres capas de protección para el corredor de montaña. Ahora, uno de los grupos de referencia –Planet Raidlight– saca una oferta especial limitada de PORTES GRATIS para su tienda online. Buen momento para revisar prioridades de material 2012 y apuntar/sugerir algún regalo, creo 😉 Mirándolo, me siento […]

Trail Running Madrid: Cercedilla Christmas Race report. 1.720 finishers

Aquí resultados completos Carrera Navidad Cercedilla 2011: 1720 clasificados.  Hoy hemos celebrado la VIII Carrera de Navidad de Cercedilla: Una vez más, éxito de crítica y público con 1.720 clasificados en meta. Circuito nuevo este 2011, el más largo hasta ahora con 13,5k aunque con muchos elementos similares al de 2009, el año del hielo. […]

Ultra trail Andalusia: 101k at Ronda. Race history 1995-2012 and more.

Aquí  crónica y resultados completos 101k Ronda 2.011 (Marcha ind.) El próximo 17dic a las 10h se abre el plazo de inscripción para los 101 de Ronda 2012 en la modalidad de marcha individual, con 2.700 dorsales disponibles Se agotarán pronto, como todos los años. Seguirán el Duathlon que abre el 7ene con 600 plazas, la […]

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