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26Oct 2017

The International Skyrunning Federation (ISF) is pleased to announce the 2018 Skyrunning World Championships will be hosted by Skyline Scotland from September 13 – 15 in Kinlochleven, Scotland, where three disciplines will be disputed. After four World Championships held in Italy, France and Spain, the Scottish Highlands will welcome skyrunners from across the world to […]

18Oct 2017

The finals of the 2017 Skyrunning European Championships saw the Czech Republic, Spain and Italy dominate the overall national rankings in Limone sul Garda, Italy, on October 13. After the Ultra and Sky disciplines earlier in the season, it was the turn of the Vertical category. The world’s top specialists from 19 countries gathered to […]

10Oct 2017

It was the turn of the Sky discipline at the 2017 Skyrunning European Championships held at the Gorbeia Suzien race in Spain’s Basque Country, Saturday, October 7. Spain, Romania and France took the individual medals with Spain taking the entire men’s podium while women’s podium clinched a gold for Romania, a silver for France and […]

11Sep 2017

For the first time, Japan hosted the Asian Skyrunning Championships for the Vertical and the Sky disciplines on September 9 and 10 where runners from Japan, South Korea, China and Philippines contested the medals, More than 300 Asian athletes gathered in the Zao Onsen mountain resort, a historic hot springs village, to celebrate the events […]

08Sep 2017

Europe is the birthplace of skyrunning but it’s come a long way, today, touching on five continents. For the first time, Japan will host the 2017 Skyrunning Asian Championships for the Vertical and Sky disciplines on September 9 and 10. More than 300 Asian skyrunners are gathering in the Zao Onsen mountain resort, a historic […]

06Sep 2017

America’s Far West hosted the American Skyrunning Championships between September 1-3 at the Run the Rut events in Big Sky, Montana, the biggest ski resort in the United States. Three disciplines and six medals were at stake across the Vertical Kilometer®, Sky and Ultra races. A strong international field of runners was present to gain […]

02Aug 2017

The second edition of the Youth Skyrunning World Championships took place in the Principality of Andorra on July 28 and 30th with double the number of countries participating with respect to last year. Ninety young skyrunners from 16 countries and four continents aged between 16-23-years took part in the events which kicked off with a […]

02Aug 2017

10th ISF General Assembly

August 2, 2017

The 10th International Skyrunning Federation General Assembly was held on July 28th, 2017, concomitant with the Youth Skyrunning World Championships over the same weekend in the Principality of Andorra. Two thirds of the members, either directly or by proxy, were represented at the meeting, hosted by ISF Andorra Member, Federaciò Andorrana de Muntanyisme (FAM) in the Office […]

25Jul 2017

After the success of the first annual Youth Skyrunning World Championships in 2016 in Italy, the 2017 edition will be held in the Principality of Andorra with two events: the KV Arinsal on July 28 and the SkyRace® Arinsal on July 30. Sixteen countries (double the 2016 number) from four continents will participate with young skyrunners, our future champions, competing to do their […]

10Jul 2017

Six medals were presented to six countries at the 2017 Skyrunning European Championships celebrating the Ultra category, on July 8 in Val d’Isère, France with Spain and, for the first time, the Netherlands taking the gold for the individual title. The gold went to Spaniard Luis Alberto Hernando, for the third time running, European Champion of […]