Category Archives: UTMB

July 16

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB INVESTIGATES POSSIBLE FOOD POISONING AT VDA-162KM/CDH-105KM

Val d’Aran by UTMB investigates possible food poisoning VDA-162km/CDH-105km. Our TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR was alive covering and running the races of this inagural edition. Our editor Mayayo ran the PDA-55k crossing the finish line with a smile, however, at Vielha’s Hospital 16 people were treated for possible food poisoning in VDA and CDH. A case […]

July 11

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB VDA 162K/10.700D+: VICTORIES FOR IONEL MANOLE & ANNA CARLSSON

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB VDA 162K/10.700D+: VICTORIES FOR IONEL MANOLE & ANNA CARLSSON. Our  TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR section, brings us today the results of the second of four mountain races that are being cellebrated this weekend at Val d’Aran in the Spanish Pyrenees. The race left Vielha on Friday, July 9 at 18:00h to complete the […]

July 10

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB: CDH 105KM/6500M+ VICTORIES FOR ARITZ EGEA & FELICIANA ORQUIOLA

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB: CDH 105K VICTORIES FOR ARITZ EGEA & FELICIANA ORQUIOLA. Our  TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR section, brings us today the results of the first of four mountain races that are being cellebrated this weekedn at Val d’Aran in the Spanish Pyrenees. Aritz Egea 13h03 and Feliciana  Orquiola 17h30 got the vistories in this […]

May 22

UTMB MONT BLANC 2021 CONFIRMED. IT IS OFFICIAL! ALL MOUNTAIN RACES ARE BACKAT CHAMONIX.

UTMB MONT BLANC 2021 CONFIRMED: it is official!. All mountain races come back at Chamonix. Our CALENDAR SECTION MOUNTAIN RACES 2021 celebrates today the return of the most media test of this sport. This afternoon the news was made official on the race’s own website, along with a laconic communiqué. We start with a new […]

May 07

UTMB MONT BLANC: THE FUTURE, AFTER THE NEW UTMB WORLD SERIES. INTERVIEW CATHERINNE POLETTI, RACE DIRECTOR.

UTMB MONT BLANC: the future, after the new UTMB World Series. Interview with Catherine Poletti, Race Director. Our UTMB section presented the new UTMB WORLD SERIES circuit yesterday. A joint project of the Chamonix brand and Ironman, two world business leaders. An ad that opened countless questions for everyone. Today we bring you the interview […]

May 06

UTMB WORLD SERIES: UTMB AND IRONMAN LAUNCH NEW ULTRA TRAIL WORLD CIRCUIT.

UTMB WORLD SERIES: UTMB and IRONMAN launch new ultra trail world circuit. Our TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR  brings us today the new joint launch of the two big companies that lead our sport today. A new joint circuit was born by UTMB and Ironman. An enterprise agreement that, for the time being, belongs to the UTMB […]

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 […]

November 22

UTMB 2019: NEW COURSE FOR TDS 145KM/D+9,000M (6/6 ITRA POINTS, 9/15 MOUNTAIN POINTS)

. Last August Trailrunningspain.com and carrerasdemontana.com was in UTMB 2018 to describing and narrating to you all happened in the seven races of UTMB 2018. Today UTMB presents a new course for TDS, 145km and 9100 metres of height gain for a new harder and more beautiful course race.       _____________________________________ . UTMB 2019 TDS: […]

September 02

KILIAN JORNET RETIRED DUE TO A BEE´S STING: PERSONAL DECLARATIONS. 

..   Kilian Jornet retired from the UTMB 2018 when close to the Bonatti refuge 92k due to a bee´sting. Having been stung just three hours before the race, he then suffered an allergic reaction and stomach pains after the wound. Watch and read below, Kilian Jornet’s statement after retiring from the UTMB after he […]

September 01

ULTRA TRAIL MONT BLANC 2018: THE UTMB WEEK SUMMARY. SEVEN GREAT RACES IN THE ALPS

. UTMB 2018 is finishing, the Ultra Trail of Montblanc that was born in 2003, with 700 hundred runners, now it holds 10,000 runners and 2,000 volunteers from 100 different countries, starting in Chamonix from August 27th to September 2nd, seven races has been driven around the Mont Blanc crossing 3 different countries France, Italy […]

August 26

ULTRA TRAIL MONT BLANC 2018: PROGRAM, RACES AND FAVORITES

. UTMB 2018 is coming, the Ultra Trail of Montblanc was born in 2003, with 700 hundred runners, now it holds 10,000 runners and 2,000 volunteers from 100 different countries, starting in Chamonix from August 27th to September 2nd, seven races will driven around the Mont Blanc crossing 3 different countries France, Italy and Switzerland. […]

August 09

Ultra Trail Mont Blanc: The film, Le Film, La Película. Memories from the best of UTMB 2016.

. Ultra Trail Mont Blanc 2017 is coming up, just round the corner. After all those years, it has consolidated itself as the global trail running summit. Ever since we started covering it live back in 2008, the event has escalated both in terms of races held, trailrunners involved and must of all media impact. […]

June 07

UTMB 2017 confirms spaniards as second largest group, after french. 92 nationalities to be present.

. Trail running is a global sport already, and ever more so. Today the organizers of Ultra Trail Mont Blanc have issued a key figures summary whereby we confirm that almost 100 nationalities wil be present there. And, after the french, spaniards will be once again the most numerous group to race around Pays du […]

April 07

UTMB International created by Autour du Mont-Blanc and OC Sports. GaoliGong by UTMB to launch April 2018.

. Trail running is a global sport already, and ever more so. The joint creation of UTMB International has just been announced by Autour du Mont-Blanc and OC Sport, two sports marketing companies specialising in outdoor events. The new enterprise is to be focused upon speeding up and controlling the development of the UTMB brand beyond Europe, […]

December 02

ZACH MILLER, NIKE TRAIL RUNNING. INTERVIEW AT ULTRA TRAIL MONT BLANC BY MAYAYO.

. Zach Miller has been coming to run in Europe for several years now, ever since his Transvulcania premiere in 2015, dashing ahead of the world´s best from the start and making an unforgetable final sprint vs Dakota Jones to make top5 in the end. After that we saw him triumph in CCC 2015 and […]

Ultratrails 2012: Cómo prepararlas para disfrutar, o intentarlo.

La temporada 2011 de carreras de ultrafondo por montaña está prácticamente llegando a su fin. Gran parte de los ultreros usamos estos meses de Octubre/Noviembre para organizar calendarios y elegir objetivos para 2012, ya que muchos sorteos de plazas en  pruebas clave hay que pedirlos ya en Diciembre. Buen momento entonces para repasar ahora la […]

Entrenamiento ultratrail: UTMB 2011: Simulador oficial de tiempos paso

Para poder planificar la estrategia de carrera en la Ultra Trail Mont Blanc del próximo 26 de Agosto, la propia organización facilita un enlace a un simulador oficial donde -en francés- podemos introducir nuestro tiempo final objetivo así como ajustarlo en función de nuestro talento en ascenso y descensos para obtener un plan detallado de […]

Ultra Trail Mont Blanc 2011 abre inscripciones: 22dic-12ENE

Si los ultratrails son los más grandes animales que surcan los macizos montañosos del mundo, sin duda el UTMB es la Ballena Blanca entre los mismos. Es la bestia, el mito, que cada temporada persiguen miles de navegantes alpinos  armados con metálicos bastones y fiera determinación, tras los pasos del Capitán Ahab. En realidad, la […]

Mirando al Mont Blanc de nuevo

Primer asalto: Victoria por KO. En 2008 Sergio visitó Chamonix para completar el primer ultra alpino del equipo, la Courmayeur-Champex-Chamonix. Mientras, Pedro completaba por su lado la Carros de Foc pirenaica.  Ambos venían de haber completado antes la épica circunvalación del techo del Pirineo que fue aquel primer Ultra Trail de Aneto. Segundo asalto: Derrota […]

UTMB 2010 suspendido Contamines. CCC como alternativa

*Lizzy Hawker gana los 98k de la Reprise-UTMB 2.010. Foto: irunfar.com *Nerea Martínez, 2ª en la meta de la Reprise-UTMB. 00:28: Agnés Hervé completa el podio femenino 23:06 Nerea Martínez 2ª clasificada en la Reprise-UTMB. Bravo! 22:04 Lizzy Hawker, ganadora de la carrera femenina. Enhorabuena! Nerea ya ha pasado la Flegére, como 2ª destacada. Vamos…. […]

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