Lavaredo Ultra Trail 2019

News for the 2019 ultra-running season: From next year the LUT will be called the La Sportiva Lavaredo Ultra Trail, an important step in terms of image that will underline, even more, the territorial nature of the event and the deep connection between the Italian company and the world of mountain running competitions. And so […]

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Inside the 4th Edition of the Buffalo Stampede

 Buffalo Stampede 2017 The 4th edition of the Buffalo Stampede Ultra Skyrun  started in its customary location of Howitt Park on the banks of the Ovens River in the centre of Bright, Victoria. 4 races over the three days took runners over Mystic & Clear Spot mountains and for those runners opting for the longer […]

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2016 Hounslow Classic – Photo Essay

  The 2nd edition of the Hounslow Classic SkyRun  started at Allviews Escape on the high cliffs above the Grose Valley in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales. 2 races over the weekend took runners into and out of the Grose, 8 times for the UltraSkyMarathon with 4500m vert climbed in a distance of 68km […]

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Inside the 2016 Buffalo Stampede – Photo Essay

The 3rd edition of the Buffalo Stampede Skyrun  started in its customary location of Howitt Park on the banks of the Ovens River in the centre of Bright, Victoria. 4 races over the three days took runners over Mystic & Clear Spot mountains and for those runners opting for the longer distances Mount Buffalo was […]

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Current ANZ Skyrunning Champion Joins La Sportiva

We are super excited to announce that the current ANZ Skyrunning 2015 series champion Beth Cardelli is joining the La Sportiva Mountain Running team in 2016. Beth is a true mountain athlete and we’re pleased to welcome her to the family.  Without a doubt she has been at the front and leading the way of trail […]

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Ultra Trail Australia – Special Event March 9th

Ultra Trail Australia – Special Event Network with fellow runners, gear specialists, elites and the race director himself! Includes a delicious dinner, informative and entertaining presentations specific to Ultra-Trail Australia, goody bags, generous give-aways from our sponsors and wine tasting from Fox Creek Wines. Presenters will include: Tom Landon-Smith, Race Director In his usual entertaining […]

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Skyrunning ANZ 2017 Calendar announced…

2017 CamelBak ANZ Skyrunning Series Calendar The 2017 CamelBak ANZ Skyrunner Series La Sportiva is once again supporting the Skyrunning ANZ series! 10 races in some of the hardest country in Australia and New Zealand with each event in the 2017 CamelBak ANZ Skyrunner Series carrying points. These points will be allocated to runners depending upon their position […]

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Ultra Trail Australia

AROC Sport  and La Sportiva are partnering as our official shoe sponsor for Ultra-Trail Australia in 2016! Australia’s most challenging, stunning and prestigious 100km Trail running event. The breath taking trails located in the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park of Australia was the obvious choice. Starting in 2008 as The North Face 100 […]

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Buffalo Stampede Results

  The Buffalo Stampede is an epic event that will quickly become known as one of the toughest races in Australia! The weekend of racing featured an ultra skymarathon distance event (75km) a skymarathon (42km), and a Skyrace (32km) which all centred around the Victorian alpine town of Bright. Results: Ultra Skymarathon 75km here Skymarathon […]

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Mt Buller Skyrun Results

A brilliant day at Mt Buller saw the first Skyrun event held on Australian soil for 2015. With perfect cool temperatures the race was guaranteed to be fast with the likes of Dave Byrne, Tom Brazier, John Winsbury, Emma Rillen, Lucy Bartholomew and Gill Fowler all chasing Skyrunning series points!           For […]

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Razorback 2015 Results…. some fast times

Another perfect weekend of Mountain Running in the Victorian high country saw some fast times in the 22 & 40km distances at the Razorback Run. This started the Australian Mountain season off with a cracker! All results here

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2015 Oceania Skyrunning Series – Race #3 Mt Buller Skyrun 29th March – ENTER NOW

The 2015 Mount Buller Skyrun is apart of the Oceania SkyRun Series!   The Mount Buller Skyrun offers 3 distances 45, 36 and 22km, all starting and finishing at Mount Buller Alpine Resort. The 45km course is the race for points in the Oceania Series and takes in Mount Stirling, Craigs Hut, great views over the Crosscut […]

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La Sportiva Mountain Running Series Calendar – 2 new events for 2015!

2015 La Sportiva Mountain Running Series dates and locations announced. 7 events in Victoria & New South Wales! From the Alps and Blue Mountains to the coastal ruggedness of Wilson’s Prom…. The La Sportiva Mountain Running Series for 2015 consists of 7 favourite events on the Australian trail calendar and now include two of the […]

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Skyrunning Australia & New Zealand 2015 Oceania Series

13 Races – 8 Events – 4 brand new races – 2 Countries and 38,000m+ of Vertical Gain, is the inaugural Skyrunning Australia & New Zealand Oceania Series!

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Wilsom’s Prom enteries filling fast

With only a handful of spots left for this run make sure you have signed up! Parks Victorian have limited the number of runners to 100 so if you want to be a part of the 11th running of one of Australia’s best coastal trail runs at the spectacular Wilson’s Promontory National Park and the […]

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Razorback Run 2014 Results

La Sportiva Mountain Running Series Race #2 Razorback Run  With just under 100 runners starting out over the 4 distances at this years Razorback Run, the scene was set to be an awesome day out for all those that had made it to the start line. The 38km course was back on the programme as […]

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Razorback 2014 Maps and Track notes

The 2014 Razorback Run is looking to be yet another one of those Running Wild classic races  with great numbers filling the event. 4 challenging distances in some of the most spectacular country in Victoria’s Alpine National Park. The 64km Razorback Ridge run which builds on the 58km course but takes in the entire length […]

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Razorback Run 64km Track Notes & Course

LA SPORTIVA RAZORBACK RUN 64km One of the best alpine runs in Australia that takes on some of the most spectacular country in Victoria’s Alpine National Park. Starting in Harrietville and climbing up Bungalow Spur to the summit of Mount Feathertop then across the high plains to Pole 333 and onto Mount Hotham, back along […]

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Razorback Run 58km Track Notes & Course

LA SPORTIVA RAZORBACK RUN 58km Another classic alpine run of Australia that takes on some of the most spectacular country in Victoria’s Alpine National Park. If you are running the Alpine Challenge 100M in November this is a good recy run as it covers some of the course that you battle in the later stages.  […]

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Rackback Run 40km Track Notes & Course

LA SPORTIVA RAZORBACK RUN 40km This classic alpine run takes on some of the most spectacular country in Victoria’s Alpine National Park. Starting in Harrietville and climbing up Bungalow Spur to the summit of Mount Feathertop then along the Razorback to Diamintina Hut which offer some of the most remarkable running and scenery in the […]

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Razorback Run 22km Track Notes & Course

LA SPORTIVA RAZORBACK RUN 22km   This classic alpine run takes on some of the most spectacular country in Victoria’s Alpine National Park. Along the Razorback to Mt Feathertop and back offer some of the most remarkable running and scenery in the Australian Alps! It is one of the most amazing high altitude runs that Australia […]

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La Sportiva 1000M Final 2014 Series Rankings

   La Sportiva 1000m Series A high mountain with an arduous climb, the added bonus of thin air, plus an incredible vistas and the adrenalin rush of running on a technical trail! The 2014 1000m  Series has three grueling mountains designed to test your uphill running skills, strength and stamina to the extreme…..  The series […]

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Team La Sportiva 2013 wrap up!

La Sportiva Team 2013 wrap up…… 2013 saw the first year of a partnership with Running Wild and La Sportiva to form the La Sportiva Mountain Running Series and from there grew the development of the La Sportiva running team! Here are 5 of the players in the team and what 2013 delivered…. Caine Warburton […]

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Razorback Run 22/42/64/68 Results

Team La Sportiva cleaned up at this year’s Razorback Run with Gill Fowler & Tom Brazier taking out the 64km both in new course record times, and Izzy Bespalov winning the 42km event. Plus another solid performance was also Stephen Upton coming in 5th for the 64km distance. A great day was had by all and […]

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Razorback Run ENTER NOW limited numbers

This classic Alpine run offers 5 challenging distances in some of the most spectacular country in Victoria’s Alpine National Park. The 68km Mt Feathertop Skyrun, the 64km Razorback Ridge run which builds on the 58km course but takes in the entire length of the Razorback to offer some of the most spectacular running and scenery […]

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Lake Mountain Skyrun 2013 movie

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!

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1000m 2014 Series

NEWS RELEASE: La Sportiva and Running Wild Victoria have announced Australia’s first 1000m Mountain Running Series. The Running Wild – La Sportiva 1000m Mountain Running Series incorporates three gruelling events designed to test  uphill running skills, strength and stamina to the extreme. Based on the European Vertical Kilometre events run by the ISF, these races […]

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Gill Fowler 6th at the 2013 UTMB

The North Face® Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc®, renowned as one of the most respected ultra trail courses in the world, is a 168km circuit of the Mont-Blanc, crossing three countries, ten passes at more than 2,000m in height, with an accumulated positive height gain of 9,600m. It is a pure test of endurance for the best […]

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