May 2015: Ultramarathons Calendar

01 May 2015 03:14
Jean-Loup Fenaux

Here is a selection of Ultramarathons organized in May 2015 that were previously featured in our monthly newsletter.

Ultramarathons

Trail du Lac d’Annecy – Technica Maxi Race
Credit : Maxi Race Trail du Lac d’Annecy

France – Haute-Savoie – Annecy-le-Vieux

This year, the race will host the 2015 Trail World Championships. The race starts and finishes in Annecy-le-Vieux and will take you on a great loop around the lake. No, you won’t have an easy run along the shores of the lake. Instead you will connect the surrounding summits and climb about 5,200m of vertical gain.


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Cayuga Trails 50
At the top of Lucifer Falls
Credit : andyarthur

USA – New York – Treman State Park, Ithaca

You will run on the beautiful trails around Ithaca, NY. The route will take you in and out steep gorges and along gorgeous falls including the Lucifer Falls. Last year the race hosted the USATV 50 Mile Trail Championship.


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Comrades Marathon
2011

South Africa – Durban

South Africa iconic road race! In 2015, the race goes from Durban to Pietermaritzburg. Many participants, despite the climbing say that the “up run” is easier. Make up your own opinion and run the race two years in a row to experience the up and the down run.


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Tous les Ultramarathons organisés en May

Interviews

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