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Chamonix, here we come

Yes! I am in. I am going to run the CCC, Courmayeur - Champex-Lac - Chamonix, the coolest 100k ultra run in the world.

Registration UTMB Mont Blanc opens today

Do you want to run the UTMB finals around the Mont-Blanc? Then you better hurry, because the registration opens today.

Auge um Auge; a weird, but fun ultra trail run

It's dark, cold, I'm tired, lost, but somehow I'm having fun. This Auge um Auge ultra trail run is strange, but cool.

Sulphur smells at the Seventh Seal

This was supposed to be my easy, long run; the Seventh Seal at Kullamannen. I’m afraid it’s not going to be painful.

Trail des Fantomes; waves of energy

Highs and lows, downs and ups, the Trail des Fantomes was riding on physical and mental waves of energy. 

Could I run further than 55 kilometers? 

Time to reflect on all the running I have been doing this last year and come up with a new training schedule.

Seven lessons from the DXT

Looking back at the Dolomiti Extreme Trail, there are seven lessons I’ve learned. I'll share them with you in this post.

Every trail runner needs 4 pairs of legs

A trail runner needs 4 pairs of legs; climbing legs, running legs, yoga legs and power hike legs.

DXT: fighting cut-off times

The Dolomiti Extreme Trail is precisely what the name tells you; extreme. 55k, 3.800 meters of altitude & grades of 50%.

Back in Forno di Zoldo for the DXT

What started as just an idea, is going to be reality in less than 57 hours: the 55 km race at Dolomiti Extreme Trail.
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