Some of the La Sportiva’s Trail Running Team at the “Parc Natural del Montseny” Catalunya, Spain.
Set in the heart of the Italian Dolomite Mountains this race is 22 km long (10 km uphill, 12 km downhill) with varied terrain. It begins and ends in Piazza Marconi, Canazei (1,450m) with the highest point being Piz Boè is 3,152m, a vertical gain of 1.750 m.
This video from Tegyn Angel follows the 64km Course from Harrietville up Bungalow Spur to Mt Feathertop, Down Diamintina Spur and up the other side to Pole 333 before descending again to Cobunga Gap, Climbing Swindler Spur to Mt Hotham and returning along the Razorback and down into Harrietville.
October 20th 2013 saw the first ever Lake Mountain Skyrun with over 170 runners over the three distances it was a great day out for all. Taking on a bunch of technical single track and some punishing climbs…. watch some of the action here!
With a passion for the mountains, a day job at Queensland Rail and youth on his side Caine is well placed to make an impact in the trail scene in Australia. Having only started running in 2009, he has seen some promising results so far and we cannot wait to see what 2014 will bring.