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A Desert skiing Epic, inside UTMB 2022, Freeride World Tour Canada, Malaysia Mountain Trail Festival and Lucy Bartholomew

A Desert Skiing Epic. XCSS#01 Sahara 2022
We are in 2070 and the global temperature has increased by +2°C. 30% of humanity now lives in areas where the average temperature is over 29°C and 19% of the earth’s surface experiences temperatures higher than those of the Sahara in 2020. This could be pure fiction, but recent climatic episodes events encourage us to prepare for it. Edition #01 of the XCSS climate can’t wait project has chosen to experiment its main lines in May 2022 in Hassilabiad (Morocco). The participants, these pioneers of cross-country skiing on sand, took part in a solidarity and sporting epic in order to find keys to resilience and climate adaptation by learning from the peoples of the deserts. The film “A desert skiing epic”, produced by Teten Prod, traces the first progress of this long adventure.

Inside UTMB 2022
UTMB is considered the super bowl of trail running, and with over 10,000 metres of elevation gain, it’s widely considered to also be one of the most difficult races in the world. This year, Audrée and Jeff would both have the chance to toe the starting line, and this film will show you both of their perspectives with an intimate look at this incredible event.

Freeride World Tour 2023 Rd3 Kicking Horse Golden BC, Canada

The Freeride World Tour continues in Canada at Kicking Horse Golden BC, (CAN). Known for its champagne powder and long, steep runs, it’s no wonder Kicking Horse attracts riders from all over the globe. The competition takes place on the ever-impressive Ozone Face, offering riders 324 meters of vertical drop and a varied freeride playground of steep terrain, cornices, transfers, and big cliffs. This provides something to suit the different styles of the athletes, who scope out their lines and aim for what could earn a podium finish. In the back of their minds is the cut, which means for many, this would be their last FWT event of the season, and so they have nothing to lose to stay on tour and earn their place in the FWT Finals

Malaysia Mountain Trail Festival 2022
Trail running can take you to the most beautiful places all over the world. For those who want to combine their passion trail running with travel, then The North Face Malaysia Mountain Trail Festival is the event for you! In November 2022, Malaysia and specifically Taiping set the stage for the fifth edition of this Trail Festival. Located in Northwest Malaysia, the capital of the State of Perak, Taiping was recently ranked in the Top 3 most sustainable cities in the world. It’s also synonymous with MMTF as each year hundreds of ambitious runners, offering magnificent forests, jungles and well-designed, challenging routes. 

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Lucy Bartholomew – Growing as a professional athlete and human
Lucy, participated in her first 100km running race at the age of 15. Since then she has progressed her running career to a full time living, along the way learning how to manage the positive and challenging aspects of what the life of an athlete really is.

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