New for 2015 ! Young trail-runners will be honoured
during the 13th Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc® !
We are very happy to announce the creation of a new animation aimed at young trail-runners : the #YCC !
The #YCC, Youth Chamonix Courmayeur, is a challenge for the young aged 16 – 19 years, comprising of a sporting challenge, combining a prologue in Chamonix on Tuesday August 25th at the end of the afternoon and a 15km event with an ascent of around 1100m in Courmayeur on Wednesday August 26th, and a video competition to be realised solo or in a team; all of which will be transmitted on social networks.
Organised in collaboration with the UCPA and the commune of Courmayeur.
All the information (details of the project, registration, etc...) will be revealed soon on our web-site ! Stay tuned !
See the list of international athletes who will take part in one of the races!
Notre première phase de recrutement n'ayant pas abouti, nous proposons de nouveau un stage Assistant Graphisme et Administratif au sein de l’organisation de l’Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc® !
Notre critère principal est la maitrise du logiciel Adobe InDesign pour la mise en page de nos documents (guide coureur, programme officiel, programme salon, guide de mobilité etc.).
Les candidatures sont ouvertes jusqu’au 20 mars !
Great success for the SOLIDARITY RACE-BIBS because they have all found takers!
100 race-bibs were reserved to support charities and, judging by their success, the organising committee agreed to add an additional 20 places, making a total of 120 solidarity race-bibs for 2015!
On behalf of the charities, the organising committee and the solidarity commission we would like to thank all solidarity runners. The charities can also carry out their projects.
more information here
The conditions for 2016 registration are now available on our web-site, by clicking here.
It will be necessary from now on to have 9 points from 3 races acquired between 01/01/2014 and 31/12/2015 to register for the UTMB® and, 1 point acquired between 01/01/2014 and 31/12/2015 to register for the OCC. This also applies to persons benefitting from a coefficient of 2 or priority for their 2016 registration.
The whole world is running around Mont-Blanc
If you go to Chamonix, the last week in August, you are sure to meet not only Italian, Swiss and French runners, but also Australians, Japanese, Hungarians, Spaniards, Peruvians, Gambians or Chinese. In all 87 countries will be represented.... as a beautiful symbol of the diversity of cultures united around the values of trail-running !
The proportion of women continues to slowly increase from one year to the next. This year they represent 13.5% of runners (24.8% in the OCC).
As a sign that trail-running is developing a bit everywhere in the world, countries like Brazil (97 runners registered) or China (149 runners) see their number of runners doubling in 2015.
Of the 87 countries 13 will be represented by a delegation of a hundred or more runners[ Belgium - Brazil - China - France - Germany - Italy - Japan - Poland - Portugal - Spain - Switzerland - United Kingdom - USA]
To see all the registration statistics, click here.