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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
THE RUNNING TRADE FAIR
Is 8th March in Paris.
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.
Andorra Ultra Trail
In the Vallées du Comapedrosa and Sorteny national parks a magnificent course route will dance across the 3000metres peaks. Several race lengths, from 233 km to 42,5km, individual or in teams. From 4th – 9th June.
Stuck on K2, no way down
Graham Bowley’s book is one of the most dramatic stories in the history of Himalayas, 1st August 2008 where thirty climbers were stuck in the descent. A serac had cut the fixed ropes…
150,000 injured skiing
This is how many are injured on the slopes according to the association “Mountain Doctors”
32nd Marathon des Sables
Start line 7th April, for 10 days of self-sufficient racing 220 kilometers in the middle of the Moroccan desert.
Angkor Ultra Trail
19th and 20th January 2018, Cambodia. The mythical city of Angkor and capital of the Khmer empire is the playground for this ultra.