Tag Archives: Trail

GHT Photos on Redbull Adventure

Here are some photos of our Great Himalaya Trail (GHT) on Redbull Adventure. There are more photos on our facebook page. Anna and Philippe on the GHT, Everest in the background (© P. Gatta)
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GHT on Redbull Adventure

Great post on Redbull adventure website about the Great Himalaya Trail (GHT). You can also follow us on our facebook page throughout the GHT. Sunset on the Jannu, Kangchenjunga region (© P. Gatta)
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Trail: Tour du Mont Blanc (TMB)

The Mont Blanc Massif is really and amazing place. It is a paradise for climbers, Alpinist, skiers, trekkers and runners. Last weekend, Anna and I enjoyed it as trail runner as we ran around the Massif along the famous Tour du Mont Blanc (TMB). After two Ultra-marathon; the Spine Challenger and the Ultra-Trail Mont Fuji […]
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Trail: Suquet – Cime du Simon – Luceram

It is time to leave the heat of the Riviera so Anna, Yannick and I went to Le Suquet in the V√©subie Valley for a 42 km loop. It was still warm, humid and we even got a storm but the Trail was very nice. Climbing Cime de Simon (¬© Philippe Gatta) Trail distance: 42 […]
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Trail: Authion – Turini – Moulinet

Anna and I went to l’Authion for a new Trail. For once, we slept in a tent Sautrday night and started running early Sunday morning. We did a 32 km loop, around Col de Turini, the village of Moulinet and the peak of Mangiabo. This is one of my preferred trail around Nice; very scenic […]
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Trail: Ultra Trail Mont Fuji

We just came back from Japan where Anna did the STY (84.7 km and +4860 m) and I did the Ultra-trail of Mt. Fuji (UTMF) (161 km and +9165 m). We both enjoyed the races; very nice trail, nice scenery, perfect organization and good weather. Philippe at Yagisaki-Kouen with Mt. Fuji behind (© Anna Gatta)
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Ultra Trail Mont Fuji

Anna and I will leave tomorrow for Japan. Friday next week I will participate to the Ultra-trail of Mt. Fuji (UTMF), 161 km and +9,165 m non-stop race. Anna will do the STY, a 85 km and +4,860 m non stop race. Then the following Friday we will do a press conference in Berghaus Japan […]
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Trail: Pont du Cians – Mairola – Leuze

Amazing, one day without rain… almost. As the snow still covers most of the Mercantour National Park, we made a Trail running in the lower valley of Cians. A nice 33 km loop around Col de Mairola and the villages of Rigaud, Lieuche and Thi√©ry. We made a similar trail a while back but this […]
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Trail: Mont Vial – Adret – Utelle

Yesterday was the peak of our training for the Ultra-trail of Mt. Fuji and STY in Japan in 4 weeks. Anna and I made a loop of 51 km and +3650 m where I added another 7 km and +700 m, by doing additional peaks where possible, finishing my day with 58 km and +4350 […]
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Trail: Gorges du Loup loop

Continuing the training for the Ultra-trail of Mt. Fuji, Anna and I added 43.5 km of Trail today to an already long week. We have been slow despite the pleasant weather and a good trail. We made a long loop going up and down in the the Gorges du Loup as a recce for next […]
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