Pierra Menta 2016
31st edition of the famous French skimo competition09 March 2016
The famous Pierra Menta ski mountaineering race, reaching this year its 31st edition, is taking place from March 9 to 12 in the Arêches-Beaufort resort, in the Savoie region (Rhône-Alpes, France). Four days and 10.000 meters D+ for this competition, which is valid for the Long Distance Team World Cup. The race is for the Senior category only. A shorter race will be held for young athletes on March 11 and 12. The first stage of the four-day competition is taking place on Wednesday 9 in Mirantin sector; the second, on Thursday 10, in the Roche Parstire sector; the third, on Friday 11, in the Légette du Grand Mont sector; the fourth and the most important, on Saturday 12, on the Grand Mont. Check the official website for updates.