A quiet family vacation turned into a running affair when an Indian decided to compete in the iconic Mont Blanc Cross Marathon in the adventure capital of the world.
Young Spaniard Kilian Jornet makes a mad sprint up and down Mont Blanc (4,810 mts/15,781 ft) in 4 hours 57 minutes, straight into the record books
Fortunately, there is a distance to suit every level of runner, with 8 races over 3 days of competition. From the 24 hour race around the valley of Chamonix Mont-Blanc, at an average altitude above the 2000m mark, to shorter distances such as the 42km, 23km, 10km, and even races for children. There’s no excuse
After organising one of the toughest ultra trail runs for over a decade, the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc ® and The North Face ® have decided not to renew their partnership.
As one of the world’s most famous trail races kicks off in Chamonix, France this friday, The Outdoor Journal gives you an insight and a detailed coverage of the event
There is a place that people from all over the world go to in search of the answers to life’s questions. Whether suffering a loss, hoping to find direction, or stuck at a crossroads in life, thousands of people every year take part in an ancient tradition to walk to the Santiago de Compostela cathedral