Mountain Running®

James Elson about his adventure at the Barkley Marathons 2019


La Sportiva UK ambassador James Elson reports his adventure at the Barkley Marathons, the 100miles self-supported ultra race with more than 70000ft of gain.

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Climbing in the Grampians: Jake Bresnehan repeats The Wheel Of Life


La Sportiva Australian ambassador tells the story that leads him to conquer “the Wheel of Life” V15 (8c), the famous boulder problem in Hollow Mountain Cave in the Grampians.

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Federica Mingolla talks about her journey to "Itaca"


The climber from Turin talks about what led her to repeat “Itaca nel Sole”, a 200m climbing route with difficulty up to 8b on Caporal in Valle dell’Orco, the climbing temple of the 80s and during the Modern era of climbing.

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Federica Mingolla as new total look La Sportiva ambassador


The climber from Turin will wear the colours of the Trentino brand for her new mountaineering projects.

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Ski Mountaineering

Michele Boscacci remains the man to beat, and in Saalbach wins the Mountain Attack 2019


Michele Boscacci wins again the Mountain Attack, the hardest and most extreme overnight skimountaineering race. For him a finish time of 1h57'23" that allowed him to keep behind the Austrians Armin Hofl and Jakob Hermann. In the marathon competition double win for La Sportiva thanks to Alex Oberbacher and Elena Nicolini.

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Airplane Mode – the story about the ultimate Eiger’s route opened by Roger Schaeli.


La Sportiva ambassador Roger Schaeli tells us about the new, attractive route on the Geneva Pillar he has opened last November on the Eiger North Face. Even if it‘s shorter than the well-known routes on the legendary Swiss mountain, this one could probably hold the hardest crux pitch: to be able to climb it you need to fully concentrate and switch to ‚Airplane mode’.

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