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August 20

PIKES PEAK MARATHON 2018 GOES TO DAKOTA JONES AND MEGAN KIMMEL (CR!). ORIOL CARDONA AND LAURA ORGUÉ TAKE SILVER.

.. The Golden Trail Series held its fourth stop this weekend at Pikes Peak Marathon in Colorado, where two locals took the gold and two spaniards the silver. Dakota Jones and Megan Kimmel won, with Kimmel setting a new women’s course record of 4:15:04 to break the mark that had stood since 1981 by 14 seconds. […]

August 06

SIERRE ZINAL 2018: RACE PREVIEW. The Course, the favorites and trail running gear guide by Ida Nilsson (Zegama & Transvulcania winner)

. The Sierre Zinal race is one of the best in the world, due to is long history, scenic views and ever competitive field.  It is a classic sports event held in the Swiss Valais region, linking the towns of Sierre (585m) with Zinal (1685m) by a trail that climbs up to a course summit […]

July 31

ULTRA TRAIL TRAINING: RYAN SANDES SHARES KEY TIPS FOR HIS 1.046KM RECORD AT HIMALAYA TRAIL

. Ultra trail training is most demanding, both because the physical and mental challenges it poses. Ultrarunner Ryan Sandes and compatriot Ryno Griesel completed a Fastest Known Time (FKT) on the Great Himalaya Trail back in March. Now,  Ryan shares key insight into how tough it was just to prepare adequately for it. Training smartly first, and then running […]

June 25

BOA fit system for outdoor sports: From snowboarding in Colorado-2001 to global sports 2018

.The BOA fit system was born in 2001 at Steamboat springs, Colorado. The first implementation was created to help in medical oprations. and the concept then evolved into sports, starting by snowboardinf. Seventeen years later, these fit solutions ride in millions of snowboard boots on mountains around the world, they fine tune fit in the […]

June 22

Western States 2018 (162k/D+5370m) Race preview: History, course details and top runners.

. The Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run is the world’s oldest 100-mile trail race. Starting in Squaw Valley, California near the site of the 1960 Winter Olympics and ending 100.2 miles later in Auburn, California, Western States, in the decades since its inception in 1974, has come to represent one of the ultimate endurance tests 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 […]

May 07

TRAIL RUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018 AT PENYAGOLOSA TRAILS: PREVIEW. PROGRAM, RACE COURSE AND FAVORITES FROM Spain, France, UK, Italy, USA…)

. The 2018 Trail World Championships (TWC) will take place on Saturday May 12th 2018 in Castellón de la Plana in Spain. The event is co-organized by IAU (International Association of Ultrarunners), ITRA, Penyagolosa Trails and the Real Federación Española de Atletismo. It is th 4th edition of the TWC following previous events at France (Annecy 2015); Portugal (Peneda Geres 2016) and Italy […]

April 30

Brooks Cascadia 13 review by Mayayo. Tech specifications, evolution and comparison vs Brooks Caldera 2.

..   BROOKS CASCADIA 13 REVIEW BY MAYAYO. A veteran user of the Cascadia saga back to Leadville Hundred Miles 2010 ran with Cascadia 5, Mayayo takes us ovr the evolution of this shoe and how it stands now versus its younger sister the Brooks Caldera 2. _________________ . TRAIL RUNNING SHOES BY BROOKS, PHOTOGALLERY […]

April 27

TRAIL RUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 IN PORTUGAL, AT TRILHOS DOS ABUTRES.

  Official comunication.  IAU and ITRA are very pleased to announce that the 2019 Edition of the Trail World Championships will be held at Mirandha do Corvo in Portugal on June 8th 2019. It will be hosted by the Trilhos dos Abutres as the LOC with the Portuguese Athletic Federation. The National teams will be […]