La Sportiva goes to UTMB with Anton Krupicka

Only one week divides us from from the Queen of the ultra trails, and we're ready to face it together with all the Le Spo news dedicated to the mountain running universe and the stars and stripes ultra runner Anton Krupicka!

As every year in this period, from 22th to 28th of August, Chamonix becomes the world capital of the Ultra Trail, presenting to the thousands of runners and mountain lovers arrived at the foot of the “Blanc”, all the best the trail running world can offer.

In the midst of the five events planned for the week , including the CCC (Courmayeur - Champex-Chamonix), the TDS the PTL (Petite trotte à Léon) and the OCC, she is there: the undisputed queen of Mont Blanc, the UTMB. On August 26 at 18:00 more than 2300 trailers will leave for this spectacular adventure called Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc, trying to complete the tour passing through 170 km of track and 10,000 meters of elevation gain, to start and get back to Chamonix in one or two race nights.

Even La Sportiva will be present at the Salon of Chamonix with its stand, together with all the new-in mountain running gear as Akasha, the super cushioned shoe dedicated to ultra runners that surely will be featured at the feet of many in this week signed UTMB.

Thursday morning, however, at La Sportiva’s stand "Breakfast of Champions" together with the stars and stripes ultra runner Anton Krupicka! Don’t miss the opportunity to start the day in the right way chatting to the 2014 edition winner of Lavaredo ultratrail and maybe being able to take home an autographed poster.
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