As they do each year at the end of August, the best trail runners gathered in Chamonix, France to take part in the Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc (UTMB).
Michel LANNE won the race with a time of 12:10:04. He finished 5 minutes 16 secondes ahead of Ruy UEDA. Rounding out the top three was Giuliano CAVALLO with a time of 12:19:21.
In the women’s race, it was Mimmi KOTKA (13:42:46) taking the top spot, followed by Jo MEEK who finished with a time of 14:09:34. While Teresa NIMES PEREZ came in third at 14:14:01
|3||Teresa NIMES PEREZ||ESP||14:14:01|
|5||Raquel MARTINEZ RODRIGUEZ||ESP||15:09:22|
Ludovic POMMERET got a win, finishing with a time of 22:00:02. He bested Gediminas GRINIUS who crossed the finish line 26 minutes 3 secondes behind him. The third place went to Tim TOLLEFSON with a time of 22:30:28
For the women, it was Caroline CHAVEROT (25:15:40) taking the top spot, followed by Andrea HUSER who finished with a time of 25:22:56. Uxue FRAILE AZPEITIA got the third place in 27:10:22.
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|5||Javier DOMINGUEZ LEDO||ESP||22:44:16|
|3||Uxue FRAILE AZPEITIA||ESP||27:10:22|
Xavier THEVENARD won the race with a time of 05:28:37. He finished 14 minutes 46 secondes ahead of Rachid EL MORABITY. The third place went to Thibaut BARONIAN with a time of 05:43:48
In the ladies race, Mercedes ARCOS ZAFRA finished first in 06:54:13 . Lara CRIVELLI earned runner-up honors with a time of 07:34:06Rounding out the top three was Sonia LOCATELLI with a time of 07:34:19.
|2||Rachid EL MORABITY||MAR||05:43:23|
|4||Efren SEGUNDO QUESADA||ESP||05:51:40|
|1||Mercedes ARCOS ZAFRA||ESP||06:54:13|
Pau CAPELL scored victory with a time of 14:45:44. Yeray DURAN LOPEZ secured second in this year’s race with a time of 15:14:07. Franco COLLE (15:32:45) made notched third place.
In the women’s race, Delphine AVENIER finished first in 18:46:24 . She finished 13 minutes 2 secondes ahead of Meredith EDWARDS. Finishing third was Christelle BARD (19:29:06).
|2||Yeray DURAN LOPEZ||ESP||15:14:07|
|4||Carmen Maria PEREZ SERRANO||ESP||19:43:12|