Category Archives: trail running alps

January 31

ULTRA TOUR MONTE ROSA 2020 (170km/D+11300): The 4th edition opens registration

  Registration of the fourth edition of the Ultra Tour Monte Rosa is now opened. The fourth edition of this 170 km mountain ultra marathon will take place at the beginning of September,  presented by endurance athlete Lizzy Hawker. The Ultra Tour Monte Rosa encircles Europe’s largest mountain  massif on the Swiss-Italian border 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

February 01

TOR DES GEANTS 2017: PREREGISTRATION STARTS TODAY FOR RACES 10-17SEP . (330k/120k) NEW TOT DRET 120K RACE.

. The Tor des Geants 2017 starts today at 12.00. Pre registration has just opened for the Eighth Tor des Géants that will take place from September 10-17, 2017. Thus, one of the most coveted finish line for any ultrarunner  begins. Pre registration will continue until February 14 and there are no benefits of any kind for […]

Oscar Perez Lopez wins Tor de Geants and sets new record 75h56m. Pablo Criado takes 4th

The Tor des Geants 2012 is now way over, with awards handed out 16th September. The spaniard Oscar Perez put forward a superb performance this year winning in 75h56 and shattering by about 4 hours the previous course record. Rounding out the podium were frenchmen Gregoire Millet with 78h50 and  Christophe Le Saux in 80h14. Another […]