Tag Archives: salomon running

July 04

Emelie Forsberg: sets a new FKT in the Kungsleden Trail

  EMELIE FORSBERG SETS A NEW RECORD IN THE KUNGSLEDENG TRAIL Emelie Forsberg achieved yet another record, after establishing new speed marks in Monte Rosa and Mont Blanc in late June, she now possesses also the Fastest Known Time (FKT) in the Kungsleden Trail, in the Swedish Lapland. Emelie Forsberg completed the 450km trail in […]

June 14

SALOMON SENSE RIDE: VIDEO PRESENTATION. Light and nimble trail running shoe

. The Salomon Sense series has been a top seller within the Salomon trail line, particularly for the performance oriented crowd. The Salomon Sense Ride was introduced as new member to the Sense family, with its very own personality, quite different from sister shoes  Sense Pro and Sense Marin, . Its tech specs discover an agile […]

June 11

SALOMON SLAB ULTRA: VIDEO PRESENTATION WITH FRANÇOIS D´HAENE. The making of this shoe.

. Check out SALOMON SLAB ULTRA shoes official presentation here, featuring François d’Haene. How this show came to be. Play video! ___________________________ . SALOMON SLAB ULTRA: PHOTO GALLERY ON AND OFF THE TRAILS.  . Several members of our team, from Alejandro Lopez to Pablo Villalobos and more have by now completed their running tests over […]

November 25

Salomon Shoes winter 2017 Highlights: Salomon Outpath gore tex; Salomon Speedspike CS, Salomon Speedcross Pro 2 and Salomon Sense Ride.

. Salomon running shoes keep up an ever expanding catalogue: For the upcoming winter 2017 we have picked four personal favorites among it that may fairly be pointed out among the best of their class. Hence, follow us as we share with you a quick view of the new Salomon Outpath goretex for winter trekking; the […]

July 24

TRAIL RUNNING GREECE: INTERVIEW WITH DIMITRI THEODORAKAKOS, FROM SALOMON HELLAS, BY MAYAYO AT ZAGORI.

  . The history of trail running and ultra trail at Greece may boast unique precedents such as the 246km run by messeger Phidipides from Athens to Sparta, requesting the lacedemonian warriors to join forces agains the Persian invaders. . The Zagori Mountain Running is now the most popular trail running event in Greece. While covering […]

June 26

KILIAN JORNET WINS AT MONT BLANC MARATHON. NEXT RACES AT HARDROCK, SIERRE ZINAL, UTMB, GLENCOE AND ULTRAPIRINEU

. Kilian Jornet is back to trail running, winning the Mont Blanc Marathon at Chamonix. Jornet (3:45:45) came first ahead of the Norwegian Stian Angermund-Vik (3:47:05) and the American Max King (3:50:49) in an exciting finish. It was the first trail race in Kilian Jornet’s season since he scaled Everest twice last May .   Once […]

June 07

CAROLINE CHAVEROT, SALOMON RUNNING TEAM: VIDEOINTERVIEW AS WINNER AT MAXIRACE ANNECY 11KM 2017

  . The Salomon Gore-Tex MaXi-Race 2017 offered up to ten different races  from 12km to 111km over three days, from 26 to 28 May. “Developed by runners, for runners”, all the race formats on offer are open to amateur and elite athletes alike and give each participant the freedom to choose the appropriate distance. […]

June 07

MAXI RACE ANNECY 2017: François D’haene videointerview as winner 111km

. Salomon Gore-Tex MaXi-Race 2017 offered up to ten different races  from 12km to 111km over three days, from 26 to 28 May. “Developed by runners, for runners”, all the race formats on offer are open to amateur and elite athletes alike and give each participant the freedom to choose the appropriate distance. This 7th […]

March 22

SALOMON TRAIL RUNNING APPAREL 2017/18: NEW MODULAR CONCEPT. MARIJO BEE INTERVIEWED BY MAYAYO.

  . Salomon trail running apparel has taken a new approach for the future. At the latest ISPO Munich we discussed the new modular concept with Marijo Bee, as category manager for the brand. The new direction will allow every runner to blend three separate layers choosing within each the lenght and support as preferred. […]

January 03

SALOMON ULTRA RUNNING ACADEMY 2017 OFFERS 48 ENTRIES: INFO & INTERVIEW GREG VOLLET, SALOMON SPORTS MARKETING MGR.

. Talent scouting and development is becoming paramount at the trail running scene. Fresh faces come up every year and make big impressions in major ultrarunning events through the world, such as Mira Rai victory at Marathon Mont Blanc 80k in 2015 or Ida Nilsson´s at Transvulcania 2016. The french brand that recruited both talents […]

June 06

MIRA RAI, SALOMON RUNNING, FROM NEPAL TO THE WORLD: Video interview by Mayayo at Transvulcania.

. Mira Rai is a nepalese runner currently in the Salomon Running squad. She took over the international peloton back in 2015 at the Skyrunners world series when she achieved a second place at the hypertechnical  Tromso Skyrace over 44km and then went on to another silver at the Ultra Pirineu over 109km, a result that […]

May 24

IDA NILSSON, SALOMON RUNNING, WINNER AT TRANSVULCANIA. Video interview by Mayayo

. Ida Nilsson is a veteran track & field runner from Sweden who has recently taken to trail running and skimo. After a second place at Ultra Vasa and a win at an alpine marathon, she was signed on by the Salomon Sweden team and thus got a chance to compete at Skyrunning World Cup […]

October 17

REMI BONNET, WORLD CHAMP SKYRUNNER VERTICAL SERIES 2015, WITH JUST 20 YEARS. Interview by Mayayo at Limone Extreme.

.   Once upon a time, there came a young gun straight out of skimo who took the world´s trail running by storm. His name was Kilian Jornet. In 2008 he made worldwide head news by winning the 100 miles at Ultra Trail Mont Blanc with 20 years. This weekend at that same age of […]

December 24

Kilian jornet sets new fastest known time at Aconcagua (12h49m). Report, photos, gear list & split times

Kilian Jornet has just set a new fastest known time for the ascent-descent of Mount Aconcagua (6.959m) as part of his project Summits of My Life. Jornet achieved a time of 12h49′ following the normal route, with 60k/D+4.000mm, and Horcones as start-finish ______________ KILIAN JORNET´S SETS NEW FKT AT ACONCAGUA: REPORT.  With this new achievement, Kilian […]

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 […]

Iker Karrera: Haute Route Chamonix Zermatt new skyrunning record at 21h20m. Bravo!

Iker Karrera  is another relevant name among the trailrunners from Spain. Just as his Salomon Running team Miguel Heras and Nerea Martínez he has come to shine particularly at ultra trails. This 2012 he was already vicotrious at the TNF Philippines and Lavaredo Ultra Trail  . He then went on to set this superb record in the High Route from Chamonix  to […]

Miguel Heras wins the 100k TNF Taiwan. ¡Bravo Miguel!

Miguel Heras, from the Salomon Running team added yesterday a singular new victory to his trail running record at The North Face 100k in Taiwan. He crossed the line in 8h06 despite the extreme heat and humidity endured, as well as a race coourse with far more road sections than he is used to, which […]

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 […]

Mireia Miró (Salomon Running) entrevistada por Mayayo en Font-Romeu

Mireia Miró (Barcelona, 1988) ha desembarcado como un ciclón en los deportes de montaña: Tal como se retrata ella misma en su interesante nota biográfica, abordó primero el esquí de montaña, y ahora cada vez con más fuerza las carreras por montaña.  En estos momentos disfruta tanto más en carrera cuanto más explosiva y técnica sea ésta. Y […]

Blogueando 6 años ya: Nos vamos al Kilian´s Classik para celebrar

Era el 30 de Mayo de 2005 cuando colgábamos este primer post de Mayayo comentando deportes de montaña con Blogger como primer hogar. Pasó el tiempo,  cada vez dedicando un poco más del tiempo en el monte a correr. En 2.007 nos federamos ya en el Club Tierra Trágame  y llegamos a WordPress.  Allí además […]

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