Tag Archives: trail running spain

October 03

ZUMAIA FLYSCH TRAIL: ROBERT LOIC AND LUCY MURIGI SMASH RECORDS IN WMRA WORLD CUP FINAL

ZUMAIA FLYSCH TRAIL: ROBERT LOIC AND LUCY MURIGI SMASH RECORDS IN WMRA WORLD CUP FINAL Zumaia Flysch Trail held its 13th edition this weekend under a superb atmosphere: Radiant sun, blue skies and the sheer beauty of the seaside cliffs and rolling green hills that form the Geoparkea natural park Let us relive the final […]

September 30

ZUMAIA FLYSCH TRAIL (OCT2) WMRA WORLD CUP FINAL IN THE BASQUE COUNTRY.

ZUMAIA FLYSCH TRAIL 2022 – OCT2 10H (CET). WMRA World Cup Long Distance final 2022 in the Basque Country Mountain races in the Basque Country always have something special: No wonder then for the World Mountain Running Association (WMRA) to award once again a Valsir World Cup final to the Zumaia Flysch Trail. This time […]

September 08

CANFRANC CANFRANC 2022: WORLD ELITE RUNNERS CONCENTRATES IN ARAGONESE PYRENEES

CANFRANC CANFRANC 2022: WORLD ELITE RUNNERS CONCENTRATES IN ARAGONESE PYRENEES. Kenyan WMRA World Cup Leaders vs European Medalists. Our WMRA section bring us today the race preview and program of the iconic Pyreness race: Canfranc-Canfranc. The Canfranc-Canfranc celebrates its 16th edition this 2022 with the highest level in its history. It is a vital event […]

August 26

UTMB 2022: OCC-55K RULE HISPANIA! Spaniards take both golds and silvers.

UTMB 2022: OCC-55K RULE HISPANIA! Spaniards take both golds and silvers. Our UTMB section celebrates the impressive race witnessed yesterday live by our team at Chamonix. Spain dominated the 2022 edition of the OCC in a unique fashion. Men´s victory was gained by Merillas in 5h18.29 ahead of his team-mate Antonio Martínez, who finished just […]

July 08

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB 2022: PDA 55K GOLD FOR MAITE MAIORA & YUN YANQUIAO

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB 2022: PDA 55K GOLD FOR MAITE MAIORA & YUN YANQUIAO. Our UTMB WORLD SERIES  bring us today the rersulst of the first race of the wekend in the Spanish Pyrenees. Remenber that Val d’Aran by UTMB will be the European final of the UTMB World Series and there will be more than […]

July 01

EHUNMILAK 2022 (8-10JUL): THE BASQUE 100 MILES

EHUNMILAK 2022 (8-10JUL): THE BASQUE 100 MILES. Our TRAIL RUNNING CALENDAR 2022 bring us today the pre-race of the Ehunmilak 2022 and its 3 trail runing races in the Basque country. Its three major mountain races will be held from July 8 to 10: Ehunmilak-168km; Goierrio bi Haundiak-88km and Marimurumendi-42km. Good time today, a week away […]

December 30

ULTRA PIRINEU 2022: REGISTRATIONS OPEN 12 JANUARY.

ULTRA PIRINEU 2022: REGISTRATIONS OPEN 12 JANUARY. ULTRA PIRINEU 2022 The four mountain races of the Cadí open registrations 13ENE. Our mountain RACES CALENDAR 2022 section confirms the details of how and when the mountain races will return to Bagá, to be held between 30SEP and 2OCT next year. The Salomon Ultra Pirineu 2022 will […]

September 14

CANFRANC CANFRANC CLASSIC 16K GOES TO ANTONIO MARTÍNEZ AND GRAYSON MURPHY

CANFRANC CANFRANC CLASSIC 16K GOES TO ANTONIO MARTÍNEZ AND GRAYSON MURPHY Grayson Murphy (USA)  blew the Course Record by 10min;  Antonio Martinez (ESP) took his second win Race report by Mayayo at CARRERASDEMONTANA.COM

September 10

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 AT CANFRANC CANFRANC- 100K GOLD B.MARMISSOLLE AND MARTA VIDAL

CANFRANC CANFRANC 100Km: GOLD BEÑAT MARMISOLLE Y MARTA VIDAL WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 AT CANFRANC CANFRANC SEP10-12. World Champions face off franco-spanish talent at Central Pyrenees.  Canfranc-Canfranc celebrates its 15th edition this year, as a  race whose reputation has been growing over the last few years. There are many elements which make it an incredibly special […]

September 08

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 AT CANFRANC CANFRANC SEP10-12

WMRA WORLD CUP 2021 AT CANFRANC CANFRANC SEP10-12. World Champions face off franco-spanish talent at Central Pyrenees.  Canfranc-Canfranc celebrates its 15th edition this year, as a  race whose reputation has been growing over the last few years. There are many elements which make it an incredibly special event and therefore both the international WMRA and national […]

January 07

ULTRA TRAIL MONTBLANC 2021: Registrations opened!!

. Following the cancellation of the 2020 edition of UTMB Mont Blanc due to the COVID-19 pandemic, UTMB has opened registrations for the event in 2021 which will be hold in Chamonix between August 23 to 29. Now, everything’s ready for the 18th edition of the UTMB Mont-Blanc. Registrations have been opened in January, and […]

October 23

MERRELL MOAB SPEED: CELLEBRATING 20 YEARS OF THE MOAB SAGA

MERREL MOAB SPEED 2020: The shoe beloved by 50 million one-of-a-kind feet, now fast enough for yours. The Moab Speed is a lightweight, protective, and hybrid designed hiking shoe to give you confidence to tackle any trail. MERREL MOAB 2020: NEW MODELS Merrell expands this 2020 its MERREL MOAB range with the Moab Flight. It […]

October 08

MOZART 100 ULTRATRAIL: ACQUIRED BY IRONMAN GROUP

. The Ironman Group expands Trail Running portfolio with acquisition of Mozart 100 race in Austria. The IRONMAN Group announced it has acquired the Mozart 100 trail running event, held annually in the Austrian city of Salzburg, birthplace of the world-renowned Austrian composer and the event’s namesake. It is the first major trail-running event in Europe […]

September 09

UTMB for the Planet 2020: A great success for the first edition with a total of 100,000 euros donated to WWF France

.   UTMB for the Planet, the digital and unifying initiative launched after the cancellation of the UTMB Mont-Blanc, has come to a close. From July 20 to August 30, UTMB for the Planet provided the global community of trail runners with an innovative way to interact remotely and to take on new challenges in […]

July 21

UTMB 2020: UTMB FOR THE PLANET LAUNCHED

.   The UTMB for the Planet Virtual Races are now live, giving runners from around the globe the chance to test themselves across four distances based on the legendary races of UTMB Mont Blanc: the OCC, the CCC, UTMB and PTL. Announced a month ago, UTMB for the Planet invites runners to participate in […]

July 07

TRANSVULCANIA 2020 FINALLY CANCELLED: THE COVID-19 MAKES THE TRANSVULCANIA CANCELLED

. Transvulcania 2020 will be finally cancelled due the COVID-19 outbreak. The international health situation caused by Covid-19 forces the cancellation of Transvulcania. The restrictions laid down by the European Union on passenger traffic from third countries and the inability to ensure the health of participants, family members and fans require the organization to postpone […]

June 23

UTMB 2020: UTMB launches “UTMB FOR THE PLANET” the virtual race of UTMB

.   Following the cancellation of the 2020 edition of UTMB Mont Blanc due to the COVID-19 pandemic, UTMB launches of UTMB FOR THE PLANET, a digital sporting event to unite the community. For this new adventure, UTMB offers the runners 4 virtual races based on the main distances of the event; UTMB® Virtual 50, UTMB® Virtual […]

June 17

TOR DES GEANTS 2020: Tor des Géants, Tor des Glaciers, Tot Dret and Passage au Malatrà cancelled for 2020. Organization will reimburse 50% and bib-number guaranteed.

. Tor des Géants is a 357k/D+25.300m ultra trail which takes place all over the Aosta Valley, Italy, in September, with its start and the finish at Courmayeur. The  course must be completed in less than 150 hours, counting on over 43 refreshment points and among them 7 life bases, which allow full services to […]

May 24

HARDROCK 100 2020: CANCELLED DUE COVID-19, TWO YEARS IN A ROW AFTER 2019 SNOWFALLS

  The Hardrock 100 miles 2020 edition has been cancelled due the COVID-19 outbreak. After cancelling last year in 2019 due the snowfall, the ultra-distance race held in the San Juan mountains in Colorado which is one of the most famous ultras on the calendar has been obligated to cancel the event again. Due to […]

May 21

UTMB 2020 CANCELLED: INTERVIEW WITH CATHERINE POLETTI BY ABEL AND MAYAYO.

.   Today, the organization of UTMB has made the decision to postpone all the events for UTMB week in 2020. After the shock, Trailrunningspain.com and carrerasdemontana.com have been able to talk and interview Catherine Poletti, the director and co-founder of Ultra Trail Montblanc, that has opened her house’s doors to explain the reason of […]

May 20

UTMB 2020 CANCELLED DUE COVID-19: THE DECISION IS TAKEN, THERE WILL NOT BE UTMB IN 2020

.   Today, the organization of UTMB has made the decision to postpone all the events for UTMB week. It has been probably a hard decision that will not make happy to everybody, but this is how it is. They could have make a smaller race, just with Europeans, French, shorting out the events, move it […]

May 12

TRANSVULCANIA VIRTUAL RACE: BIG IMPACT OF THE VIRTUAL RACE IN THE DIFFERENT PLATFORMS

. Last weekend was held the Transvulcania Virtual Race. Hold in place of the “real race” the organization decided to held a Virtual Race where asked to participate in Social Networks. The impact on the different platforms of the Transvulcania Virtual Race reaches unprecedented figures in the history of sport on La Palma. The CEO […]

May 06

THE GRAN TRAIL COURMAYEUR 2021: EVENT CANCELLED DUE COVID-19, WILL BE BACK IN 2021

. The Gran Trail Courmayeur 2021 as many other events this year will be cancelled due the COVID-19 outbreak. The even which usually starts and arrive at Courmayeur Mountain Sport Center and was going to be held on July 11-12 has decided not to postponed but cancelled the three events they had. A race of […]

April 27

SCARPA: MARCO DE GASPERI AS NEW BRAND MANAGER TO PICKS UP SPEED IN TRAIL RUNNING.

. SCARPA, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of footwear for outdoor and mountain activities,  announces the arrival of Marco De Gasperi as new Brand Manager for the Trail Running category. With the addition of the  champion  from  Valtellina,  SCARPA ‐ already  a  leader  in  climbing  and  ski  mountaineering ‐ aims  to  become  a  global  […]

April 25

EIGER ULTRA TRAIL 2020 CANCELLED DUE COVID-19: THE EVENT WHICH WAS GOING TO BE CELEBRATED 17-19JUL IS POSTPONED TO 2021

. Eiger Ultra Trail 2020 is not going to be celebrated, after looking at all possibilities the organization has decided to postpone the event to next year. The Eiger and its north face are legend of mountaineering. The Eiger Ultra Trail with its 101km + 6700d and also having 3 other events, no less harsh […]

April 23

VAL D’ARAN BY UTMB 2020 CANCELLED DUE COVID-19: THE FIRST EDITION OF THE RACE WILL BE POSTPONED TO JULY 2021.

.   Today, the organization of Val d’Aran By UTMB has made the decision to postpone the appointment jointly with the Conselh Generau d’Aran and in coordination with the UTMB Group due to the exceptional situation caused by the Covid-19. This was going to be the first edition of the newly created By UTMB race […]

April 19

SALOMON COVID-19: SALOMON PRODUCING MEDICAL MASKS IN ANNECY PROTO LAB

Salomon prototype center creating reusable medical masks. Normally collaborating with athletes on future products, a small team is changing its focus, team will deliver 90,000 masks from April–June for protection against COVD-19 spread. This is how Salomon is trying to help on the coronavirus outbreak.       _________________________________ . SALOMON AND COVID-19: SALOMON PRODUCING […]

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 11

MAXI-RACE ANNECY 2020: ANNECY DATES WILL NOT BE AFFECTED BY NOW DUE COVID-19

. With the current corona virus outbreak now affecting the entire planet, including France and the Haute Savoie, the MaXi-Race organizing team would like inform runners of the situation as of March 9, 2020. On March 8, 2020, public authorities in France implemented new restrictive measures for major public events. These measures will remain in […]

March 04

TRANSGRANCANARIA HG 2020(128K/D+7500M): BEST RUNNERS OF THE WORLD ATTENDING THE 2020 EDITION

  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 […]

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