April 2014 : Ultramarathons Calendar

01 Apr 2014 01:05
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Calendar

Here is a selection of Ultramarathons organized in April 2014 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.

Ultramarathons selection

Oriflamme 50k
Credit : dave milsom

USA – California – Borrego Springs
The race follows a single track along the Pacific Crest Trail. It has a more than 1,500 foot drop into the desert, runs through the beautiful desert scenery of Box Canyon, and then climbs backup up for more than 5 miles via Oriflamme Canyon.
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Iznik 130K Ultramarathon

Turkey – Iznik
A history going back for 4500 years, unspoiled authentic villages, thousands of olive trees are waiting for you in Turkey’s longest single stage running race going through trails around a calming lake.
More info…

Ultra Trail Barcelona
Credit : joan ggk

Spain – Catalonia – Begues
The course is a mix of tracks, paths and technical mountain roads displaying the beautiful surroundings of the Natural Park of Garraf before finishing on a Mediterranean beach.

More info…

Interviews

A few interviews about races held during the month of April have already been published in this blog. Check them out.