Advice from Sebastien Chaigneau (2nd placed at The North Face Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc 2009) on the preparation, the equipment, the nutrition and other aspects to tackle The North Face Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc.
Running the Sahara, a movie about three runners ran for 111 days straight covering six countries and over 4,000 miles across the Sahara Desert. Their mission was to raise awareness of the need for clean water supplies in Africa.
After a long stint working on a big brand video for The North Face which will launch on thenorthface.com later this fall we are psyched to be able to release a “dispatch” from a new assignment. Bringing a story direct to a wide audience right after it happens is part of our soul as filmmakers…so … Read more
If you had asked the experts in advance of the Western States 100, “Who will win?”, you wouldn’t have heard the name Anita Ortiz. Ortiz wouldn’t have told you she’d win either. But she did win. Today on Endurance Planet we hear from the veteran mountain runner who entered her first 100-miler and surprised everyone. … Read more
Advice from Sebastien Chaigneau (2nd placed at The North Face Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc 2009) on the preparation, the equipment, the nutrition, and other aspects to tackle The North Face Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc.
Defi de l’Oisans, ultra marathon in Oisans wilds of the French Alps 200km 12000m total climb 6 days 8 stages, mountain running at over 8,500 ft in altitude 5′03” length, added on January 29, 2008 by thinaway
I’m not sure when this was initially aired, but ‘A race for the soul’ is an excellent documentary of the Western States 100 ultramarathon in its 2001 edition. This PBS special is an Emmy-nominated documentary produced by PBS affiliate KVIE features ultrarunning legends like Gordon Aisnleigh, Tim Twietmeyer, Dean Karnazes or Scott Jurek, and follows … Read more
A video review of the Helium 4, a hydration belt by FuelBelt: Lightweight helium 3-D Ventilated Foam PadsFour 8 oz. bottles evenly distributedKnit elastic with velcro closureDetachable race pocketReflective piping keeps you visibleBottles are dishwasher safeTotal Volume: 32 oz.Sizes: S (27-29), M (30-32), L (33-35), XL (36-38)