19 Sep Tor des Gèants
12- 19 th Sempetmber 2010, Aosta Valley
It’s the first endurance trail in mountainin an only stage, around the Aosta Valley, a race wich cross the foothills of the tallest mountains in Europe. The organisation does not impose any compulsory stages, and the winner will be the runner who completes the race in the shortest time, making his or her own decisions on when and how long to stop for rest and refreshment. The route will run along the Alta Via 1and Alta Via 2 of the Valle d’Aosta, with the start and finishing line in Courmayeur, and will cover a total of around 336km (200 miles), with an altitude range of 24,000 metres. The landscape at the foot of the region’s Four-Thousanders makes the route especially spectacular.
Info and programme at the web site.