April 11

FERRINO 150 YEARS OF OUTDOOR (1870-2020): FERRINO CELEBRATES ITS 150 ANNIVERSARY IN 2020.

In 2020 Ferrino is celebrating its one hundred and fiftieth anniversary. 150 years of outdoor, adventures and shared travels. Important collaborations and innovations brought Ferrino to change the outdoor equipment market, writing thus some important pages of mountaineering and exploration through its partnership in some big and small challenges: the unforgettable expeditions of Reinhold Messner, the […]

April 08

FIRST EDITION OF OUREA TRAIL 2020 POSTPONED TO 2021: THE RACE ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED TO TAKE PLACE FROM JULY11-18 MOVED TO NEXT YEAR

  . Ourea trail 2020 will be moved to 2021. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, which is today affecting a vast number of countries and further to the various regulatory measures emanating from governments across both France and overseas, as well as the uncertainty surrounding the methods for organizing outdoor sports events over the coming […]

April 07

MICHEL POLETTI RESIGNS AS ITRA PRESIDENT, TO FOCUS UPON MANAGEMENT OF UTMB AND ULTRA TRAIL WORLD TOUR.

  . International Trail Running Association (ITRA) announced a few minutes ago that Michel Poletti has resigned as President ITRA for personal reasons effective today. As Michel pointed out in his farewell statement (see below) he has been the dominant figure in the association as its uninterrupted president for all seven years since its conception, […]

April 04

LA SPORTIVA MAKES 55.000 MASKS FOR TRENTO CIVIL DEFENSE. More to follow after initial batch.

LA SPORTIVA MAKES 55.000 MASKS FOR TRENTO CIVIL DEFENSE. More to follow after initial batch. The company converts part of its production line to make laboratory coats and masks for the Protezione Civile (Civil defense) of Trento. The Coronavirus emergency continues and  Confindustria Trento, at the request of the President Manzana, calls on the Trentino […]

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 28

VOLVIC VOLCANIC EXPERIENCE: Renounced to its 2020 edition that was supposed to be held from May 21st to 23rd

  . In the face of the Covid 19 pandemic that has hit the entire world, the VOLVIC VOLCANIC EXPERIENCE has renounced to its 2020 edition that was supposed to be held from May 21st to 23rd 2020. Sometimes, you have to stop in order to better start again later. » The VVX 2020 deferred […]

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 20

SKIMO WORLD & EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: Consequences of cancellations

  The ISMF informs of the consequences due to the cancellation of ISMF World Cup/European Championship competitions in China and Madonna di Campiglio, with changes in the both.   _____________________   SKIMO WORLD & EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS: Consequences of cancellations   The ISMF European Championship planned to be held from 2nd to 5th April 2020 in Madonna di […]

March 18

La Grande Course 2019/2020: 4th edition cancelled

  The coronavirus outbreak continues cancelling events. This time will be the turn of the La Grande Course 2019/2020. After the failure in carrying out the 4 stages 2020, the organizing committee of La Grande Course has officially cancelled the 4th edition of the ski mountaineering tour competitions which groups the most important and prestigious […]

March 15

TRAIL RUNNING ITALY: OROBIE ULTRA TRAIL WILL NOT TAKE PLACE IN 2020

  Last summer we enjoyed one of our favorite mountain races, the OROBIE ULTRA TRAIL, a race not very well known perhaps in Spain but a trail which care a lot of the runners in the Bergamo Alps (Alpi Orobie). Unfortunately, and this time not due the COVID-19, the event will not take place in 2020 […]