John Lacy, the new CEO of Burton
Since Jake Burton’s death, John Lacy has become head of the snowboard company, with a mission to strengthen the brand, its culture and finances.
Messe Friedrichshafen has decided not to go ahead with the premiere of OUTDOOR Friedrichshafen scheduled for 17 to 19 September 2019 and to postpone the new format. The decision is intended to give all those involved the opportunity to continue developing the newly initiated concept.
FESTIVAL DES TEMPLIERS
October, the world trail running event welcomes more than 12,000 runners and 45 nationalities. There are 12 races on the programme in a stunning backdrop. The highlight: The Grand Trail des Templiers, 78.5 km, 3660m+.
MARATHON DE DEAUVILLE!
A first edition of the Deauville International Marathon 17th
November 2019. Marathon solo, or in relays of 2 or 4, semi-marathon and a 5km. Open to walkers and runners alike.
Black Diamond : approach shoes
The brand Salt Lake City are announcing the launch of top-of-the-range approach shoes combining superb precision, comfort and style. 4 models for women, 4 models for men.
Effinov, new products
The sports nutrition lab launches protein rich and BCAA bars as well as Hydraminov Gel+ with magnesium to reduce fatigue and maintain muscle function.
An original present for sports fanatics! The company Raceroutes.com print and send you race routes of your choosing (marathon, trail running, triathlon, trekking, etc.). Several formats are available as well as customizable info (race course year, name, time, ranking, etc.). A great way to keep a souvenir. Stunning graphical quality.
François d'Haene at the Hardrock 100
After the Pierra Menta on ski-alpi, he will be in Madeira at the end of April for the 112km ultra trail, and then Colorado mid-July for the Hardrock 100.
New K2 freeride range of skis and boots 2020. Titanal and carbon! Super light boots with Low Tech inserts: flex 130/120flex and100, 110mm and 90mm fro the girls.
THE RUNNING TRADE FAIR
Is 8th March in Paris.
Vélo TIME Alpe d’Huez
The cycle brand from the Rossignol group releases two new models in partnership with Alpe d’Huez. One ultra-lightweight (the lightest model built by this brand) and a rigid.
Le Bélier, Trail Running.
24th to 26th August 2018 the celebrated trail running race in Haute Savoie in La Clusaz, France.
Monté Cristo Challenge
The 20th edition of this mythic open water swimming challenge at Marseille, France. 22nd to 24th June 2018.
VAUDE, ISPO Gold Award
Five trophies for this brand at the Munich trade fair. One for the completely sustainable Green shape collection. “Ispo Gold Award” for the Trail Spacer pack…
WOW Cycloton Iceland
1358 kilometers around Iceland by bike. Individual or team relay of 4 or 10 cyclists. 26th to 30th June 2018.
Odlo, Muscle Force socks
New progressive compression socks to improve blood circulation and reduce lactic acid build-up.
Petzl are at the Paris Running Trade Fair.
8th and 9th April, Petzl will be presenting their new headlamps at the running trade fair. The Tikka and Actik headlamps that are compatible with two new battery systems: batteries or Core rechargeable battery.
New knife from Morakniv
The Swedish company has just launched the Kansbol, for all outdoor activities. A 100% reliable robust knife. 50 euros
New Saucony Freedom Iso
The new road shoe from Saucony, with its Everun sole, high technology, 83% energy return, super cushioning and tough outer sole.
Superb running collection by Primark: jackets, shorts and bras.