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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

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)

4 Deserts: Sahara Race Jordan, story and photos

Two weeks ago Philippe was in Jordan to participate to the Sahara Race 2014. This 250 km, 7 days, self-supported race crosses 4 deserts from the Wadi Rum to Petra. Here is the story and 29 photos of the Sahara Race 2014. Sahara Race 2014 in Jordan (© P. Gatta) #adventurelist

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)

Trail: Mont Vial

Today Anna and I went to Plan du Var and ran up to Mont Vial which is a pretty good training when we look for significant elevation gain in short distance. The trail is just 23 km long with 2050 meters of elevation gain and offers nice views over the Alps after Revest-Les-Roches. There was …

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