Focus on a race

Focus: Trail du Vélan

16 Jun 2015 11:55
Jean-Loup Fenaux
Credit : Trail du Vélan

The 4th edition of the Trail du Vélan will take place in Switzerland’s Valais Alps on July 25th 2015. The different races takes the runners at the feet of the majestic Mt. Vélan and Grand Combin and offer magnificent views over the Mont Blanc and the Grandes Jorasses.

5 races are on the agenda :

  • Spéci-Men: 72km, 5,500m D+
  • Trail du Vélan: 45km, 3,600m D+
  • Petit Trail: 21km, 2,000m D+
  • Cross du Vélan: 6.8km, 1,000m D+
  • Spéci-Kids: 1.7km kids race in the streets of historic Bourg –St-Pierre.
Credit : Trail du Vélan

If you want to take part in the first edition of the 72 km Spéci-Men, you can register at