The 2014 The North Face Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc kicks off at 5:30 p.m. CEDT on Friday, August 29, (9:30 a.m. MDT in the U.S.) from Chamonix, France before circling the Mont-Blanc Massif via France, Italy, and Switzerland.
We’ll be livecasting the event on iRunFar’s Twitter feed. We’ll also be combining our twitter feed with other possible news sources and encouraging all of you to join the discussion in the CoverItLive window below. For those of you who prefer news without discussion, please enjoy the Twitter window provided below. Finally, watch the event unfold live via UltraTrail.TV’s live video feed below, a video feed created by the race administration.
Here are a couple resources to help you follow the race:
- iRunFar’s men’s and women’s previews;
- iRunFar’s pre-race video interviews with Rory Bosio, François D’Haene, Mike Foote, Luis Alberto Hernando, Dakota Jones, Anton Krupicka Nathalie Mauclair, Fernanda Maciel, Timothy Olson, and Núria Picas.
- The UTMB website, including at the technical information about the race (there are tabs for the course map, profile, etc.) and the entrants list; and
- The full UTMB UltraTrail.TV website, with live broadcasts, webcams, and more.
We’d suggest you catch up on your UTMB history while you’re following the coverage. Here are some resources:
- Our post-race videos from 2013: Rory Bosio (1st), Núria Picas (2nd), Emma Roca (3rd), Xavier Thevenard (1st), Miguel Heras (2nd), Javier Dominguez (3rd), Timothy Olson (4th), and Mike Foote (5th);
- Our post-race video interviews with earlier champions: Jez Bragg (2010), Lizzy Hawker (2010, 2011, 2012), Kilian Jornet (2011), François D’Haene (2012); and
- Our results articles from 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013.
iRunFar’s Live Coverage of the 2014 UTMB via CoverItLive
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-Bryon Powell, Editor-in-Chief of iRunFar
iRunFar’s Live Coverage of the 2014 UTMB via Twitter
UltraTrail.TV Live Video Feed
UTMB® Live 2014 – English by UltraTrailMontBlanc