Tag Archives: trail running 2019

November 15

MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019 LIVE: RACE REPORT, PHOTOS AND RESULTS

. The WRMA World Mountain Running Championships has now started. At this moment the Junior race and the Classic (14k) have ended and the WMRA Long Distance (42k) will be launched this Saturday in K42 Villa La Angostura . The spanish team will debut here with a higher level than the Ultra world cup run […]

November 13

MOUNTAIN RUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019 ARRIVES TO VILLA LA ANGOSTURA THIS WEEKEND

. The World Mountain Running Championships and World Long Distance Mountain Running Championships are being held together at Villa La Angostura on 15th and 16th November. The best mountain runners in the world, juniors and seniors, will take on the stunning courses in Patagonia. 450 runners are expected from 42 countries. On Friday 16th the […]

October 25

VICTORIES FOR KILIAN JORNET AND JUDITH WYDER IN GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES FINAL AT ANNAPURNA TRAIL MARATHON.

  Kilian Jornet and Judith Wyder are the 2019 Golden Trail World Series (GTWS) champions after both won the Grand Final race at the Annapurna Trail Marathon on Friday in Nepal. After a row or great races this year like Zegama Aizkorri, Mont Blanc Marathon, Sierre Zinal and Pikes Peak, Kilian Jornet,, the Team Salomon […]

October 23

MAXI-RACE SOUTH AFRICA CELEBRATES A GREAT SUCCESS IN ITS INAUGURAL EDITION OPENING REGISTRATIONS FOR 2020 ON 1NOV

  . After Annecy and Sicily the turn was for the inaugural Maxi-Race South Africa. During the weekend of 5 & 6 October, more than 400 runners from 12 different nationalities participated in this inaugural event in the Cape Winelands region, near the famous Cape of Good Hope and Table Mountain overlooking the majestic city […]

October 21

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES FINAL AT ANNAPURNA TRAIL MARATHON IS HERE. 10 BEST MEN&WOMEN TO DETERMINE GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES CHAMPIONS

  The second season of the Golden Trail World Series (GTWS) will culminate with the Grand Final this Saturday, October 26 at the Annapurna Trail Marathon in Nepal, where the GTWS champions for men and women will be crowned. The top-10 men and women in the points standings earned the right to take on the […]

September 23

ULTRA TOUR MONTE ROSA 2019 (170km/D+11300): 100 MILES CUT SHORT AT 82K. WINNERS DAMIAN HALL AND CORINE KAGERER

  . The 2019 Ultra Tour Monte Rosa was significantly affected by a severe weather system unusual for the time of year. The flagship race, the 170 km full tour of Monte Rosa was stopped at Gressoney La Trinité in Aosta, 82 km into the race, for reasons of safety. Of the 239 starters, 5 […]

September 22

RING OF STEALL SCOTLAND 2019 GOES TO NADIR MAGUET AND JUDITH WYDER. GOLDEN TRAIL SERIES HEADS TO FINAL AT ANNAPURNA TRAIL MARATHON.

  The Ring of Steall event in Scotland went to italian Nadir Maguet and swiss Judith Wyner. This was the last race to get in the top10 slots for the gran final of the Golden trail series, to be held at Annapurna trail marathon at Nepal in October, hence there was quite some drama in […]

September 13

ALPINULTRAS 2019: CANFRANC ALPINULTRAS CELEBRATES ITS 13TH EDITION, AS WMRA 2020 WORLD CUP CANDIDATE

. Canfranc-Canfranc arrives as second stage for Alpinultras series, after Tenerife Blue Trail and before Desafío Cainejo which had to be moved by the end of this month due the bad weather. The 100k/D+8.848m challenging course links three ski resorts and suumits up to ten iconic peaks in the Pyrenees, after thirteen editions in crescendo, […]

August 26

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: KILIAN JORNET AND MAUDE MATHYS WINS PIKES PEAK

  Pikes Peak Marathon has crowned Kilian Jornet and Maude Mathys. At 3PM from here (7AM local time), the 64th Pikes Peak Marathon, a mythical Colorado Alpine marathon that rises up to 4,302m altitude. Kilian Jornet and Maude Mathys led the first half of the climb at record pace, 2m30 below him and up to […]

August 23

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: KILIAN JORNET LEADS THE STARTING LINE AT PIKES PEAK MARATHON

  The fifth race of the 2019 Golden Trail World Series is perhaps the most famed trail race on American soil, and this year the Pikes Peak Mountain Marathon will play host to the elite athletes of the sport. Spain’s Kilian Jornet (Team Salomon) leads an all-star cast from around the globe that will take […]

August 21

MAXI-RACE SOUTH AFRICA: A NEW MAXI-RACE WORLD ADVENTURE 5/6 OCTOBER 2019

  . We have bring to you the first Maxi-Races around the world (Annecy, Sicily), now it is the turn of the first South African race in the tradition of MaXi-Race races, an incentive to travel and explore and discover incredible landscapes while immersing yourself in local culture! An unforgettable adventure between vineyards and mountains […]

July 17

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: THE THIRD STAGE ARRIVES TO DOLOMITES

  Golden Trail World Serires 2019 makes first stop in Italy. Dolomyths Run hosts top trail runners in 3rd stop of the Series. The series has provided plenty of highlights in the first two races of the 2019 season. This coming Sunday, with another strong field in both the men’s and women’s races convening in […]

June 27

LA SPORTIVA 2020: NEW GEAR FOR CLIMBING, TREKKING AND MOUNTAIN RUNNING. Theory, TX Guide, Jackal and more…

. LA SPORTIVA HAS JUST UNVEILED ITS NEW 2020 SHOES AND APPAREL NOVELTIES. We have been sharing firsthand the official presentation at Cortina d´Ampezzo in Dolomites, during the pre-race days of La Sportiva Lavaredo Ultra Trail. Indoor climbing, approach shoes and ultra running lead the development, with athletes such as, Michele Graglia, Jonathan Wyatt and […]

June 27

GOLDEN TRAIL WORLD SERIES 2019: SECOND STAGE THIS WEEKEND AT MARATHON DU MONT BLANC

  Kilian Jornet and Ruth Croft won Marathon du Mont Blanc in 2018 in a hot weather event. This weekend, the 2019 Golden Trail World Series arrives in the legendary mountain town of Chamonix in the French Alps for the Marathon du Mont Blanc, the second stop on the series. If last year the weather […]

June 20

MAXI-RACE SICILY 2019: ETNATRAIL (JULY 26-28). ENJOY A RUN THROUGH THE HIGHEST ACTIVE VOLCANO IN EUROPE

  . MaXi Race World continues the trip, after the Salomon Gore-Tex MaXi-Race Annecy in May that was brought to us by Abel de Frutos y Ana Samuelsson . Now it is the turn of the Maxi Race Sicily, held in Sicily, one of the most charismatic island of the Mediterranean, a run over the […]

May 29

MAXI-RACE ANNECY 2019: A WEEKEND FULL OF RACES. Races report and personal experience by Abel de Frutos.

. During the weekend of 24th to 26 of May we enjoying all the events of the Salomon GORE-TEX MaXi-Race 2019. A full weekend of events enclosed on the MaXi Race World, six events around the world that are the perfect opportunity to discover new destinations, following an unabated passion for trail running. We had the […]

May 16

ALPINULTRAS 2019: Kick off at the hearth of Picos de Europa, DESAFIO EL CAINEJO, beautiful yet extreme challenge.

. On May 18 at dawn the bagpipe will sound again at Caín de Valdeón. This small town of Leon will honor again to Gregorio Pérez “El Cainejo”, the humble shepherd who back in 1904 achieved the impossible, guiding the first ascent to the never before climbed Naranjo de Bulnes. After the horn, a small […]

May 08

MAXI-RACE ANNECY 2019: Opens the WMRA world cup calendar. Races, program and favorites in Annecy 2019

. The 9th edition of the Maxi-Race Annecy is coming soon, with 9000 registered runners, several of the international elite will stand at the starting line of each race. There will be 11 races being the Short-Race (16km, 950m vertical gain) the opening of the WMRA World cup calendar. Seven unique races in 7 different […]

March 21

MAXI-RACE ANNECY 2019: Only a few bibs left. François d’Haene and Jason Schlarb will run the Ultra-Race

  . In about two months (May 24-26) Salomon Gore-Tex MaXi-Race will be held in Annecy. More than 9000 runners from 55 countries in 11 race formats will join the adventure on a full or partial loop around Lake Annecy via the surrounding mountains. At the moment, many of the races have filled up registrations […]

February 26

ULTRA TOUR MONTE ROSA 2019 (170km/D+11300): Registration open for the third edition

  Registration of the third edition of the Ultra Tour Monte Rosa is now opened. This third edition will be held September 4-7 and will be presented by the endurance athlete Lizzy Hawker. The Ultra Tour Monte Rosa encircles Europe’s largest mountain massif on the Swiss-Italian border on  the Tour de Monte Rosa long distance […]

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