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Great Himalaya Trail lecture

In September 2013, Philippe and Anna Gatta embarked on a hugely ambitious adventure – run the high route of the Great Himalaya Trail in Nepal. Philippe aimed to cover the high route in just 40 days, while Anna planned to join him for half of the distance. Great Himalaya Trail Motivational Speech
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Running in Death Valley

Death Valley done! Amazing experience to run in this desolated place, alone, without support, without mobile coverage and no race crowd. Amazing sky in Death Valley (© A. Gatta)
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Trail around Rochers des Fiz and Pointe d’Anterne

With a weather forecast too bad to go in the mountain, we changed our plan to run around Rochers des Fiz and Pointe d’Anterne. This 30 km Trail is definitively a must do! Anterne Lake and Pointe de Sales behind (© A. Gatta)
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Evening trail to La Jonction

La Jonction is a very scenic place where Bossons and Taconnaz glaciers met. The view over Chamonix valley and Mont Blanc is amazing. Philippe close to Mont Corbeau with Bossons glacier behind (© A. Gatta)
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Trail: Bellevue – Nid d’Aigle – Bionnassay – Les Houches

The Nid d’Aigle is the start of the Gouter route of Mont Blanc but it is also a great place for Trail running… Close to Mont Lachat (© A. Gatta)
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Trail: Le Moulin – Les Gaillands

Yesterday, Anna, Ingela and I went for a nice trail running in the Mont Blanc Massif, my first 20+km run since I came back from the Makalu expedition. Great weather and very nice trail beside the snow in the Brévent. On the way to Flégère (© A. Gatta)
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Great Himalaya Trail: story, photos and video

In September 2013, Philippe and Anna Gatta embarked on an ambitious adventure – to run the high route of the Great Himalaya Trail in Nepal. They ran 1,200km across Nepal in 34 days. The Great Himalaya Trail. web page has been updated with 40 photos, the GHT video and a summary of this adventure. Philippe […]
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GHT on Wider magazine

Wider magazine has published a 10-pages story about the Great Himalaya Trail (GHT) in issue #15. GHT In Wider #15 (© P. Gatta)
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Trail running around Torres del Paine

Anna, Guillaume, Yannick, Jeremie and I started our Patagonian adventure at El Calafate (Argentina). From there we took a bus down to Torres Del Paine National Park in Chile. We ran on the full Circuit and the W trail of Torres Del Paine. Here is a summary of these amazing 4 days. #adventurelist Torres del […]
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Ice, Rock and Run in Patagonia

Anna and I will be leaving for our Ice, Rock and Run trip in Patagonia tomorrow. Our first objective is to run the full Circuit and the W trail around Torres del Paine in the Chilean Patagonia. Then we will go to El Chalten in Argentina to climb in the Fitz Roy and Cerro Torre […]
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