GGUT - Training for an Ultramarathon
The path to an ultramarathon demands a lot of discipline. But how do you become an ultrarunner and how do you prepare for your first ultra? We asked our athletes and determined that there is not one single path to becoming an ultrarunner.
Ski Touring Adamello
Elisa Deutschmann, her Husky and 4 friends were out and about last season in a side valley in the Adamello Group in Italy. Due to the very long approach, this valley is usually deserted and bestowed on them wonderful expedition-like feel.
24 hours skimo record
Hard training, perfect conditions, and unwavering passion for ski mountaineering. Lars Erik Skjervheim trained for three years for this day. Now, the weekend of May 19-20, 2018 is in the books.
Damavand - Sea to Summit
I stand on the summit of Damavand, the highest mountain in Iran. Behind me are 5,970 meters of vert (19,587 ft.) and 130 kilometers (81 miles). For 14 hours and 20 minutes, I made my body suffer while outwitting my mind.
Gran Paradiso Mountopia Johanna Erhart
17,000 meters of vert -- 1,000 kilometers -- 7 days: Bike & Hike Gran Paradiso
Skitouring Alaska Mountopia Igone Campos
Ski, eat, sleep, repeat -- that's how Igone Campos envisioned Alaska and her Mountopia there. What she experienced in the Chugach Mountains you can read here.
Patrouille des Glaciers – ski mountaineering race
The world’s largest ski mountaineering race. The legend from different perspectives
Ski Touring Bulgaria
What do you think of when you think of Bulgaria? Ski touring? Not. That's what most Europeans and many others would certainly think...
Recovery after training and races
In performance sports, recovery has been accepted for a long time as part of the training process and recognized as an integral part of training management.
Lenin Peak Speed Ascent
During high-alpine mountaineering, physical and mental strength come together in situations on the mountain that could never be foreseen. That is what our climbing team experienced recently on Lenin Peak...
Interview Igone Campos
What’s your Mountopia? For its third round, the Mountopia competition again drew many international athletes. Igone Campos Odriozola was right in the mix from the start and was always among the top 10. This was her third try, and it finally all came together...
Snow Leopard Day 2018
The snow leopard is not only Dynafit’s brand trademark; it is also an integral part of our philosophy and our products. Together with the Snow Leopard Trust we are actively committed to protecting this endangered animal...
Why is Sellaronda Skiamarathon so successful? Because it’s an incredible experience, in direct contact with nature, under a roof of stars, without any filter, where your partner, becomes an integral part of that dream...
Ski Touring Crete
An experience report about an exotic ski touring trip to Crete, endless snow-covered expanse in the Lefka Ori mountains and Greek hospitality.
Crossing Austria Projekt
Two friends. Two extreme athletes. Two exceptional athletes: Klaus Gösweiner and Markus Amon. Their goal: to ultrarun straight across Austria - seven days, 500 kilometers and 20,000 meters of climbing.
Großglockner Ultra Trail 2017
An experience report of Großglockner Ultratrail 2017 by blogger and runner Harald Angerer.
The Horny Tour
Starting from Rosenlaui in Switzerland, there is a ski mountaineering tour that combines ascents of the Wetterhorn (3692 meters), Mittelhorn (3703 meters) and Rosenhorn (3688 meters).
Etna Speed Rush
When the name Sicily pops up, we don’t make the immediate association with snow. Same goes for volcanoes. Rather, the mind delivers thoughts of a hot and arid environment. With Etna however...