This year was raced for the first time the Vertical Kilometer Zegama Aizkorri, the eve of the great day of classic mountain marathon.
KV 2015, a premiere boiled
Due to bad weather conditions and excessive mud on sensitive sections of the course, the organization has been forced to change the route. Thus, the variant of the original KV was 2875 meters long and 889 meters uphill, a challenge for all riders who have had to deal with rain, mud and wind.
In the link below we leave this first ranking Zegama-Aizkorri KV boiled.
Zegama-Aizkorri Without Kilian Jornet 2015?
Zegama-Aizkorri Without Kilian Jornet 2015? Sunday May 17 will be the big event of one of the most important mountain marathons on the world scene. This time without the participation of the great Kilian Jornet, overall winner of the previous editions. Today from Chamonix wrote that he could not stop thinking about Zegama, and maybe let them see Sunday. This is the quote I wrote on social networks “Snowing in Chamonix … and thinking of going tomorrow Zegama to encourage friends and my mother running … and running …”
Junior Trail IV
Junior Trail IV In this edition, for the 4th time, also they run youth between 16 and 18 years in a demanding for younger. Trail. The mid-mountain route that runs through the foothills of the Sierra de Aizkorri will depart Square Zegama. It will start ascending track to the road towards the Apeadero Zegama. After crossing it, you start climbing the steep slope towards the Channel Aizkorrondo, crossing beech. Then go a stretch of the canal, and then the tour together with the lowering of the Zegama-Aizkorri Mendi Maratoia down to Zegama.
Surprise in the Zegama-Aizkorri Mountain Marathon
Surprise in the Zegama-Aizkorri Mountain Marathon The Italian Tadei Pivk has been the surprise this year winning the Mountain Marathon with a time of 3:51:11, Manuel Merillas Pere Rullán second and third. In the women’s podium: 4:41:23 Azahara Garcia Paula Cabrerizo and Ohiane Kortazar. Happiness Is!
Happiness Is! Kilian Jornet, attending to last minute surprise, has not held up well last fall and ended in the post 23. The first Basque runner was Aritz Egea.