April 10

MARATHON DES SABLES MOROCCO 2018: EL MORABITY AND BOULET LEADERS AFTER STAGE 2 (Ran 69k/250K) REPORT, RESULTS AND PHOTOS

. The second stage of the MARATHON DES SABLES was held yesterday Apr 10th over 39km.  The course immersed the 976 competitors who took this morning’s start in the “desert hell”: tons of sand, a huge jebel to climb and descent, and oppressive heat due to a very high humidity level and a great contrast […]

April 09

MARATHON DES SABLES MOROCCO 2018: EL MORABITY AND SEDYKH LEADERS AFTER STAGE 1 (30k) REPORT, RESULTS AND PHOTOS

. The start of the MARATHON DES SABLES was given at 9AM (GMT) yesterday April 8th.  977 competitors threw themselves into the 30 kilometres of a first stage opening an amazing 33rd edition. The Marathon des Sables magic as an ultratrail comes not really from the challeng of finishing, since every edition sees home around […]

April 04

MARATHON DES SABLES MOROCCO 2018 (6-16APR/250km): PROGRAM AND FAVORITES El Morabity, Grinius, Huaman, Huser, Boulet, Watson and more…

  The Marathon des Sables magic as an ultratrail comes not really from the challeng of finishing, since every edition sees home around 90% of the entries, way above the usual 60-70% ratios of truly demanding ultras all over the world. Sables is more about shared camaraderie under the desert skies, a personal experience for […]

March 20

Kilian Jornet officially confirms two month recovery after broken fibula at Pierra Menta, yet no additional surgery will be required.

  Kilian Jornet fell when racing at Pierra Menta last weekend and broke  his fibula. His team has officially confirmed today that will be out of action for at least two months and will miss the end of the ski season, although he won’t need surgery. Kilian was leading the race together with his teammate Jakob Hermann […]

March 14

MOUNTAIN BIKE SPAIN: BRANDS SUPPORT SEA OTTER EUROPE STATUS AS INTERNATIONAL CYCLING EVENT

. The Exhibitors Area at Sea Otter Europe is seeing exponential growth when compared with the first edition in 2017, with an increased presence by major brands from the sector.   A large number of brands from the cycling sector will showcase their products during the event on 8, 9 and 10 June in Girona. The number […]

February 15

INOV-8 G-SERIES: NEW GRAPHENE SOLE. A WORLD FIRST, AS PRESENTED BY MICHAEL PRICE (Inov-8)AT ISPO MUNICH

Inov-8 recently announced a world-first in the sports footwear market by incorporating graphene into running shoes via the new Inov-8 G Series. following a unique collaboration with scientific experts. The British brand has teamed up with The University of Manchester to become the first-ever company to incorporate graphene into running and fitness shoes. . Graphene […]

February 06

Kilian Jornet returns to competition: Skimo World Cup, then on to Grande Course´s Altitoy, Pierra Menta and Tour du Rutor.

  . Kilian Jornet returns to  competition three months after his shoulder surgery. He will participate in the Skimo World Cup  on February 8 and 9 in Sant Vincent, France, then go on to his main objective at the Grande Course where he will compete in three iconic events such as Pierra Menta, Tour de […]

February 04

BEST TRAIL RUNNING, SKI AND MOUNTAIN GEAR 2018 FROM SALOMON, LA SPORTIVA, MERRELL, GORETEX, GARMIN, PATAGONIA, PETZL, ALTRA, TERNUA, RAIDLIGHT, CAMP, GRIVEL, TNF, ADIDAS…

. Last week we were live at the 48th edition of the ISPO Munich ski and mountain fair, with all the great novelties for the global market in mountain sports, trail running, skimo and more. This 2018, our reportersPaula Bueno and Mayayo came back to  us from Munich with some of the most outstanding products […]

January 26

Salming iSpike trail running shoe with studs, plus Vibram Litebase Megagrip soles (268gr/Drop4,6mm) ISPO AWARD 2018 GOLD WINNER

  The light winter trail running shoe Salming iSpike has been crowned the GOLD AWARD WINNER ISPO 2018, as Best Product in Health & Fitness .  Tanking its Salming Trail5 as springboard, the final solution blends Vibram Megagrip compound for traction on wet ground, with tungsten carbide spikes for improved traction on dry ice and […]

January 24

THE SPINE RACE 2018 BY SIMON GFELLER, 2ND OVERALL: VIDEO, PERSONAL RACE REPORT AND PHOTOS.

.. The Spine Race 2018 finished last Sunday after a most challending edition of its 450km aimed at Hadrian´s Wall in th United Kingdom. Victory went to Czech Pavel Palovny yet Simon Gfeller put on an impressive performance. The swiss runner lives and trains in Malaga, under the sun and warmth of spanish Costa del […]