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Els 2900 Alpinrunning

TRAVELING BACK TO THE ORIGINS OF ALPINRUNNING At midnight on October 31st, the 37 participants of the inaugural edition of the SCOTT Els2900 Alpine Run started from the Refugi Estanys de la Pera. Their goal, link all 7 peaks over 2900m high in Andorra, in less than 24h. […]

Idaho 12ers

August 16th Jared Campbell and Luke Nelson ran, climbed, and crawled all summits of the nine 12,000’+ peaks in Idaho in a time of 28 hrs 18 min. here Jared Campbell’s narrative: http://door5.com/2014/08/22/idaho-12ers/ and Luke Nelson one: http://challengeofbalance.com/2014/08/idaho-12ers-fastest-known-time.html

Tour du Tour

Is Tours in cicling, is tours around mountains and ça tourne in some mountains. So I find the Tour, in Glacier du Tour, Chamonix. Start in Le Tour, up to Aiguille du Genepy (easy scrambling, then some IV climbing, one abseiling on really exposed and loose rock terrain) […]

Loop on Chardonnet

Kilian Jornet and Dakota Jones run up Chardonnet on Alpinerunning style. Start from Montroc, up to Peclerets ridge in between Tour and Argentiere glaciers and Chardonnet via Forbes ridge. Down in North route and other side of the glacier to Montroc. Here the gps track: http://www.movescount.com/moves/move38485808 And a video […]