Fast and Light explores a tribe of sky and mountain runners who are motivated by pushing their limits in some of the world’s most extreme mountain environments.
In the late 70s, surfing was professionalised by a group of young surfers, allowing them the chance to make a career out of doing what they loved most. Today the sport of Trail Running finds itself following a similar path. To The Sea explores the similarities between trail running and surfing.
Salomon Running TV presents Kroger’s Canteen. A tribute to an aid station, 32 miles into the Hardrock 100 Endurance Run and also the highest station in the course on a tiny ledge. Situated 13,100ft above sea level.
The Molweni Trail Run is a trail running race held annually in KwaZulu-Natal, South-Africa, covering 32km and 6.5km. The race was held on 2 and 3 May 2015. The event consists of 2 consecutive days of trail running over different trails within the Krantzkloof Nature Reserve. With some of the most spectacular views and experiences a runner could expect to find in other large mountain ranges, runners will be amazed at the views, landscapes and terrain.
Salomon Running TV presents episode 05 of the fourth season. In this episode of The Forest, the team pays ode to the quiet moments of solitude and appreciation that only the wild can give us. Ultra- and trailrunners Anna Frost, Rickey Gates and Matt Flaherty head to the ancient Redwoods of Northern California and give heat to the call of the wild. Amazing piece of inspirational filming by The African Attachment. Enjoy!
Hailing from the high-altitude mining town of Leadville Colorado, Bill Dooper has a deep love for the sport of Ultra-Trail Running. He has spectated at every Leadville Trail 100 Run since 1988 and every Hardrock 100. And he has never run an Ultra himself. In Episode 1 of Salomon Running TV Season 04 we go on a once in a lifetime journey with Bill. Getting to know who he is and where his love for the sport stems from, as a story is unveiled of true appreciation and friendship. For Salomon – and after watching the video probably for all runners – Bill Dooper is…. The Ultimate Fan.
For Fall 2014 Salomon will release the S Lab Hybrid jacket. This running jacket includes a headband tucked away in its hood. The soft fabric band holds tight on the head and makes the waterproof hood comfortable while you are on the move.
Francois D’haene is one of the world’s best ultra trail runners. In the past 2 years he has won the UTMB®, La Diagonale des fous and the Mont Blanc 80km. He is also the winemaker at the Domaine du Germain vineyard in the Beaujolais region of France.
This classic looking Salomon technical longsleeve shirt is primarily based on polyester. Though using partly a cotton structure, it is excellent quick-drying in case you are breaking up a sweat.
The Salomon SkyRun is an Epic Mountain run of 100km & 65km considered by many athletes to be the toughest Trail Run in South Africa. This year’s edition was haunted by some of the worst weather conditions seen in the 16 year history of this extreme race. Winds were going up to 80km/hour while heavy raining and low clouds resulted in poor visibility. To protect the runners and their safety the organizers decided to shorten the race. Watch the video to get a feeling of the harsh 2013 edition.
The Fellcross is Salomon’s most technical and aggressive trailrunning shoe and suited best for die hard off-road runners that need the trails as much as ordinary people need sunlight to keep them going. No major changes have been made to this second version. The outsole has been slightly upgraded to provide an even better grip. The Salomon S-Lab Fellcross 2 is set for a September release. So be patient out on the trails. Via RunningWarehouse. · · · ◊ ◊ ◊ · · ·