Tough weather conditions (snow at 700m) forced the race director Martin Kaindl to change the route for the Kaiser-Marathon on Saturday. First, the 42 kilometre climb were reduced to 3 loops up/downhill of 14 km and then finally shortened to only 2 loops.
An extremely challenging race, the Tour de Tirol kicks off with a fast-paced 10km race on Friday evening. Saturday sees the 42km Kaiser Marathon take place on the tough trails around the “Wilder Kaiser”. For the finale on Sunday, speed is the order of the day once again for a 21km half marathon...
Marco De Gasperi wins the vertical race in Anboto/Spain: The italian athlete completed the 3.8km with 1.100m climb in 37'14mn, thus establishing a new race record in this competition. Marco maintained a hard battle against Urban Zemmer, Nicola Galinelli and Luis Alberto Hernando, the recent winner of the World Skyrunning Series.
SCOTT Sports’ decision to incorporate P2i’s liquid repellent nano-coating marks a new milestone. The move sees production of ion-mask™ treated shoes pass the one million pair mark, as demand for high performing, breathable, super water- and stain-repellant footwear continues.
Last weekend the freestyle community gathered at Freestyle.ch in Zürich to see the world`s sickest riders live and in person. Riders, judges and an amazing crowd were spoiled with sunshine and some off the hook performances.
Last week the French Trail Running Team, which includes Pascal Giguet who came 2nd at this year’s Maxi Race in Annecy, as well as a number of fellow international SCOTT Athletes, confirmed their participation in October’s Tour de Tirol race, a 3-day event that includes the "Kaisermarathon" on the second day.
BAGGETTT AND TEAM USA WINS THE 65th MOTOCROSS OF NATIONS
Team USA won another edition of the Motocross of Nations, beating on their home soil the French team who was with team Australia their main contender.
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FIRST MX 1 GRAND PRIX AND FIRST WIN FOR PAULIN
Gautier Paulin did a sensational performance by winning his first ever MX1 Grand Prix, during the final round of the FIM World Championship in Fermo (Italy).