Results 2016: Ultra Trail du Mont-Blanc

29 Aug 2016 14:29
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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).

Courmayeur Champex Chamonix (CCC)

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

Top 5 Men

1 Michel LANNE FRA 12:10:04
2 Ruy UEDA JPN 12:15:20
3 Giuliano CAVALLO ITA 12:19:21
4 Clément MOLLIET FRA 12:25:30
5 Vincent VIET FRA 12:52:11

Top 5 Women

1 Mimmi KOTKA SWE 13:42:46
2 Jo MEEK GBR 14:09:34
3 Teresa NIMES PEREZ ESP 14:14:01
4 Caroline BENOIT FRA 14:28:32
5 Raquel MARTINEZ RODRIGUEZ ESP 15:09:22

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North Face Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc (UTMB)

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.

#UTMB Final Podium of the 2016 edition! 1/L.POMMERET 2/G.GRINIUS 3/T.TOLLEFSON! Congratulations! #UTMBLIVE pic.twitter.com/uLDanWOVyN

— UTMB® (@UTMBMontBlanc) August 27, 2016

Top 5 Men

1 Ludovic POMMERET FRA 22:00:02
2 Gediminas GRINIUS LTU 22:26:05
3 Tim TOLLEFSON USA 22:30:28
4 David LANEY USA 22:41:14
5 Javier DOMINGUEZ LEDO ESP 22:44:16

Top 5 Women

1 Caroline CHAVEROT FRA 25:15:40
2 Andrea HUSER SUI 25:22:56
3 Uxue FRAILE AZPEITIA ESP 27:10:22
4 Juliette BLANCHET FRA 27:37:18
5 Magdalena BOULET USA 28:18:05

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Orsières – Champex – Chamonix (OCC)

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.

Top 5 Men

1 Xavier THEVENARD FRA 05:28:37
2 Rachid EL MORABITY MAR 05:43:23
3 Thibaut BARONIAN FRA 05:43:48
4 Efren SEGUNDO QUESADA ESP 05:51:40
5 Ivan CAMPS ESP 05:53:48

Top 5 Women

1 Mercedes ARCOS ZAFRA ESP 06:54:13
2 Lara CRIVELLI ITA 07:34:06
3 Sonia LOCATELLI ITA 07:34:19
4 Natalie WHITE GBR 07:44:50
5 Helen BLATTER SUI 07:51:08

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Sur les traces des Ducs de Savoie (TDS)

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).

Top 5 Men

1 Pau CAPELL ESP 14:45:44
2 Yeray DURAN LOPEZ ESP 15:14:07
3 Franco COLLE ITA 15:32:45
4 Ugo FERRARI FRA 15:47:17
5 Jordi GAMITO ESP 16:01:05

Top 5 Women

1 Delphine AVENIER FRA 18:46:24
2 Meredith EDWARDS USA 18:59:26
3 Christelle BARD FRA 19:29:06
4 Carmen Maria PEREZ SERRANO ESP 19:43:12
5 Natércia SILVESTRE POR 19:58:02

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