Last year the different races had to be canceled because of the bad weather around Annecy. This year the weather was kind enough to let the runners complete the race. The main race, the Maxi-Race gathered 1,141 runners along its 86 km route starting in Annecy le Vieux.
Sébastien SPEHLER crossed the finish like to win with a time of 8:45:26. He had a short lead over his compatriots Fabien ANTOLINOS (08:48:54) and Patrick BRINGER (08:48:56)
Brit Rick Lightfoot finished 10th in 09:31:09.
Caroline CHAVEROT was the first female runner with a time of 10:15:25. Aline GRIMAUD also from France finished second (10:56:15). The third place went to Italian Virginia OLIVERI (11:05:12).
Next year, this race will host the IAU World Trail Championship 2015
The date has already been set to May 30th.