Nerea Martínez and Missy Gosney will be fighting for first place in the Ronda dels Cims, while among the men, competitors include Nahuel Passerat, Kenichi Yamamoto and Lluís Sanvicente. In the Marató dels Cims it is expected a close fight between Núria Picas, world ultratrail champion, and Oihana Kortazar, double Zegama champion and winner of the Skyrunner World Series. So far the participation of more than 2,700 athletes from 40 countries has been confirmed.
Galicia has finished in the 16th position in the XCM World Championship, in the French town of Laissac. In her second participation in this event, the biker of Torello was the best spaniard in the overall standings.
At her premiere this season on the world circuit, Orgué, was second in the Vertical Kilometer of Santa Caterina. The young Jan Margarit went from strength to strength and finished ninth after feeling very well throughout the test. On Sunday, Margarit, Oihana Kortazar and Pablo Villa will participate in Livigno SkyMarathon.
Núria Picas complete the “Home to Home”, a challenge that has led him to link crossings Cavalls del Vent and Carros de Foc in the Pyrenees. He has completed 25h52 and becomes the first person to get it.
Sunday in Livigno (Italy) Jan Margarit shined with a second place in the SkyMarathon, test scoring for Skyrunner World Series, which was played in the alpine area of Lombardy, where Pablo Villa finished fifth.
The Cassa de la Selva has completed the 30 kilometers in 2:47:34, with more than 8 minutes lead over Marc Perez who was second and Miki Solé, third.