Salomon Golden Trail World Series 2019 – Series Final, the Annapurna Trail Marathon
The deciding round takes place at the inaugural Annapurna Trail Marathon in the Mardi Himal region of Nepal. With only 200 competitors invited to this fearsome Grand Finale, the runners face 3560 metres of ascent in the course of the race. The views, though, are unmatched.

Acid Masters
Acid Masters World Championship is probably the most intense indoor endurance competition. Outdoor sports athletes along with cross fitters are going through two hours of nightmare. Their cardio capacity, physical strength and mental power are pushed to their limit. Meet with world champion Anders Backeus and discover how he trains.

XTERRA France 2019
Huge crowds come out to watch thousands of amateur and professional competitors compete in the XTERRA France off-road triathlon. This event, taking place in the Vosges, is the ninth of 14 stops on the XTERRA European Tour and France is one of the sports’ toughest races of the season. It combines a 1.5K swim with a 40K mountain bike and a technical 10K trail run.

5th Agios Nikolaos On Sup
Agios Nikolaos hosted for a 5th consecutive year, the Agios Nikolaos on SUP event. It’s one of the most important SUP events in the whole region and an official stop of the Eurotour SUP Grand Slam Europe, with entries coming to Crete from all around the world. More than 140 participants from 14 different countries were ready to give their all and race hard in the turquise Cretan waters.

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Pédaler & Découvrir – Wendake Huron-Wendat Indians
Journalist Vincent Renault and professional cyclist Guillaume Boivin (Canadian National Champion twice and member of the Israel Cycling Academy) pedal through Wendake Quebec in Huron-Wendat Indian territory and discover the authentic traditions of this ancient American Indian Community. They cycle parts of the 5300km Green Route, canoe on the St Charles River, try tomahawk throwing, visit traditional sites  and taste  Huron cooking.

Olympus Marathon 2019
Welcome to Greece and the holy mountain of Olympus where the ancient Greek Gods live. The 16th edition of Olympus Marathon is one of  the most spectacular Skyrunning races in the world. Every year Olympus Marathon attracts some of the best athletes who come to Greece to participate in  the epic MIGU Run Skyrunning World Series. This famous three day event includes the main event – Olympus Marathon, the Olympus Ultra, Olympus Vertical, Melinda trail and ”Eagles’ Ridge”.

XTERRA Belgium 2019
The sixth event of the XTERRA European Tour takes place in the Citadel in Namu for the fourth annual XTERRA Belgium off-road triathlon . The best amateur and professional triathletes from around Europe and  thousands of athletes and spectators participated in this grueling competition, which combines a 1.5-kilometer swim in the Meuse River with a 37-kilometer mountain bike through city streets and forest trails and finishes with a tough 10-kilometer trail run.

2019 Kitefoil World Series Pingtan
Welcome to  Pingtan island on the east coast of China, in Fujian province for the third event of the Kitefoil world series. Pingtan is  the second most touristic island in China with its long sandy beaches and amazing culture. Its strong winds and  choppy sea, makes it an ideal venue for every discipline of kiteboarding!  See if the Slovenian teenager, Toni Vodisek keeps his overall lead over these five days of kiting…

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HORIZONSPORTS.TV, the only Nature Sports & Wellness video platform in the world, is partner of EXPERIENCE MONTAGNE (Mountain Experience), the biggest event dedicated to the mountain in Paris. In addition to promoting Expérience Montagne to all users of its platform and on its social networks, HorizonSports will offer projections of the best mountain sports videos on the show’s big screen as well as discounts on its subscription.

Philippe Deleplace, Co-founder of HorizonSports.TV, declares: “We are delighted with this partnership and to share with Expérience Montagne visitors our passion for mountain sports through our dedicated programming. With Expérience Montagne, we share the same objective: to motivate as many people as possible to be active in nature and rediscover the pleasure of the mountains “

Antoine De Rivoire, Co-founder of Expérience Montagne, adds: “We are very pleased that HorizonSports is partnering with Expérience Montagne and offering some of its great mountain sports programming to all our visitors in Paris. Thanks to the video and its digital supports, HorizonSports brings all the emotion of the mountains and of the outdoors to all the fans on all their screens just as Expérience Montagne brings the mountain to the vast Parisian public “

About HORIZONSPORTS.TV

HorizonSports is the only nature sports & wellness Video On Demand (VOD) platform that caters to people who hike, run, cycle, love mountains, want to be healthy and more active in nature with over 600,000 unique viewers per month through a combination of SVOD platform, Android / Apple App, OTT platfoms, and through smart TVs. HorizonSports aggregates and produces the best inspiring video content from the top outdoor, sports events, lifestyle and adventure TV producers with a balance of sports (Ultra Trail, Mountain Bike, Ski mountaineering, climbing, endurance …) and Wellness premium programming available for unlimited on demand, Live sports and streaming TV viewing. #naturesportswellness #horizonsportsTV, #justwalkgo

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Philippe Deleplace (philippe@horizonsports.com)

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About EXPERIENCE MONTAGNE

For the second year in a row, EXPERIENCE MONTAGNE settles in Paris and invites the general public to taste the flavors of altitude. A fun and interactive event, a new experience in (very) large format, in the heart of the capital on two different locations, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 November, at the Trocadero and Friday 8, Saturday 9 and Sunday 10 November, at Porte de Versailles. The 20,000 or so visitors expected will be able to discover the complete offer of mountain resorts, summer / winter, test, learn, meet equipment manufacturers, explorers, sportsmen, climbers … Many will present in preview on this very special occasion, their books, their films, their latest epics and their wildest projects.

Contact:
Antoine De Rivoire ( Aderivoire@experiencemontagne.com )
http://www.experiencemontagne.com/

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HORIZONSPORTS.TV, la seule plateforme vidéo au monde entièrement dédiée aux sports de pleine nature et au bien-être est partenaire du salon EXPERIENCE MONTAGNE, le plus grand événement dédié à la montagne à Paris. En plus de promouvoir Expérience Montagne auprès de l’ensemble des utilisateurs de sa plateforme et sur ses réseaux sociaux, HorizonSports proposera des projections des meilleures vidéos de sports de montagne sur le grand écran présent sur le salon ainsi que des réductions sur ses formules d’abonnement.

Philippe Deleplace, Co-fondateur de HorizonSports.TV, déclare : “Nous sommes ravis de ce partenariat et de partager avec les visiteurs d’Expérience Montagne notre passion pour les sports de montagne au travers de notre programmation dédiée. Avec Expérience Montagne, nous partageons le même objectif : motiver le plus grand nombre à être actif en pleine nature et redécouvrir le plaisir de la montagne”

Antoine De Rivoire, Co-fondateur d’Expérience Montagne, ajoute : « Nous sommes très heureux que HorizonSports s’associe à Expérience Montagne et propose une partie de sa très belle programmation dédiée aux sports de montagne à tous nos visiteurs à Paris. Grâce à la vidéo et à ses supports digitaux, HorizonSports apporte toute l’émotion de la montagne à tous les passionnés sur tous leurs écrans tout comme Expérience Montagne rapproche la montagne du vaste public parisien »

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HORIZONSPORTS et EXPERIENCE MONTAGNE sont heureux de vous inviter à découvrir la montagne à Paris et vous offrent une entrée gratuite à retirer sur le site www.experiencemontagne.com avec le code avantage 19EMHORSP

A propos de HORIZONSPORTS

HorizonSports est la seule plateforme vidéo à la demande (VOD) dédiée aux sports de pleine nature et au bien-être à destination de toutes celles et ceux qui marchent, courent, pédalent, aiment la montagne et veulent rester en bonne santé et être actif en pleine nature. HorizonSports compte plus de 600 000 utilisateurs uniques par mois au travers d’une combinaison de plateformes SVOD, OTT, Smart TV et via ses applis mobiles Apple et Android. HorizonSports agrège et produit des vidéos inspirantes en provenance des plus grands événements sportifs outdoor (Ultra Trail, VTT, ski alpinisme, escalade, endurance …) et des meilleurs producteurs de programmes outdoor et d’aventure avec un équilibre entre les programmes de sport et ceux dédiés au bien-être. #naturesportswellness #horizonsportsTV, #justwalkgo

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Philippe Deleplace (philippe@horizonsports.com)

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A propos de EXPERIENCE MONTAGNE

Pour la seconde année consécutive, EXPERIENCE MONTAGNE s’installe à Paris et invite le grand public à goûter aux saveurs de l’altitude. Un événement ludique et interactif, une nouvelle expérience en (très) grand format, au cœur de la capitale sur deux lieux différents, jeudi 7 et vendredi 8 novembre, au Trocadéro et vendredi 8, samedi 9 et dimanche 10 novembre, Porte de Versailles. Les quelques 20 000 visiteurs attendus pourront découvrir l’offre complète des stations de montagne, été / hiver, tester, s’initier, rencontrer les équipementiers, les explorateurs, les sportifs, les grimpeurs… Beaucoup présenteront en avant-première lors de cette occasion très spéciale, leurs livres, leurs films, leurs dernières épopées et leurs projets les plus fous.

Contact:
Antoine de Rivoire ( Aderivoire@experiencemontagne.com )
http://www.experiencemontagne.com/

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Women’s Ways – Voies féminines
‘Women’s Ways’ is a documentary that explores the world of the mountain through the strength of three formidable women: Marion Poitevin, Liv Sansoz and Martina Cufar-Potard. The film received numerous awards: Alpinist Prize – FIFMA 2017. Film Prize – Marocco Adventure Film Festival 2017. Official Selections 2017: Bilbao Mendi Film Festival, Bansko Mountain Film Fest, BOFF, Torello Mountain Film Festival & Kendal Mountain Festival.

Swiss Epic 2019
The 2019 edition of the Swiss Epic  starts and finishes in Graubünden on some of the toughest single track and crosses through scenic Davos, St. Moritz and Lenzerheide. The teams of two mountainbikers from all over the world cycle 350 kilometers and  climb 12,000 meters over the amazing  5 stages over 5 days  in the middle of the towering Swiss Alps.

ÖTILLÖ Swimrun Cannes 2019
ÖTILLÖ Cannes is France’s most prestigious 2019 Swimrun race with some of the best pairs in the world. More than 620 competitors from 31 different countries took part in the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun weekend in Cannes, the second qualifying competition for the ÖTILLÖ Swimrun 2020 World Championship, which will take place in the Swedish archipelago. The conditions were difficult with a water temperature of 20 degrees, lots of wind, rough seas and cloudy skies.

2019 Kitefoil World Series Weifang
Welcome to Weifang ’the city of kites’’ in east China’s Shandong province. Weifang has been making kites for thousands years. Every year Weifang hosts thousands of kitefoil enthusiasts from all over the world. The top kiters are here – last year’s World Series champion Maxime Nocher and the 2019 World Champion Daniela Moroz . The kite battles on the water last four days  before the winner  emerges from the sea.

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HORIZONSPORTS, the world’s only Nature Sports & Wellness video platform, motivating the world to be more active in nature, is partnering with Sportfund Onlus in a fundraising event featuring the extraordinary Italian alpinist, Nives Meroi, who was the first Italian woman to climb all 8000 meter peaks without oxygen and sherpas. She will tell her story on 6 November in Bologna at the Antoniano Theatre and the proceeds will be used to fund “Climb for inclusion” project.

Laurence Fox Hopper, HorizonSports.TV CEO said: “We are very proud to be part of Sportfund and the Climb for Inclusion project which motivates everyone — regardless of physical challenges—to be more active in nature”

Alberto Benchimol, founder of Sportfund said: “We are happy to have HorizonSports as our media partner since we want to encourage people with physical difficulties to be more active outdoors and help spread the ideas of inclusion worldwide”

About HORIZONSPORTS.TV

HorizonSports is the only nature sports & wellness Video On Demand (VOD) platform that caters to people who hike, run, cycle, love mountains, want to be healthy and more active in nature with over 600,000 unique viewers per month through a combination of SVOD platform, Android / Apple App, OTT platfoms, and through smart TVs. HorizonSports aggregates and produces the best inspiring video content from the top outdoor, sports events, lifestyle and adventure TV producers with a balance of sports (Ultra Trail, Mountain Bike, Ski mountaineering, climbing, endurance …) and Wellness premium programming available for unlimited on demand, Live sports and streaming TV viewing. #naturesportswellness #horizonsportsTV, #justwalkgo

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Philippe Deleplace (philippe@horizonsports.com)

https://horizonsports.tv

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About SportFund  –  Climb For Inclusion

The project, carried out in collaboration with Climbing Technology and Montura, aims to spread mountaineering as a tool for personal growth and social inclusion among young people. Mountain sports, combined with the beauty of the environment in which they take place, are a key reference for the development of new generations, anchoring them to fundamental values such as moral strength, solidarity and the recognition of personal talent. For young people with disabilities, or in situations of social hardship, the project provides the economic and technical tools to get involved in outdoor sports activities, favoring a positive path for mental and physical health.

Contact:
Alberto Benchimol ( info@sportfund.it )
http://www.sportfund.it/home/project/climb-for-inclusion/

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UTMB International
The UTMB is the most prestigious trail running race in the world – and now it has gone truly global. Over the past year, three new races bearing the UTMB label have been created in Oman, China (GaoliGong) and Argentina (Ushuaia). This is the story of how UTMB International is taking trail running to the four corners of the earth… Strap yourselves in for an unforgettable adventure.

Run in Run – The Film
‘Run in Run – Running in Reunion Island’. What is the best way to discover Reunion Island? Come and follow the lives of the best trail-runners through amazing tropical landscapes! ‘Run in Run’ takes you to the heart of primary forests, along steep slopes and beautiful beaches of this volcanic island. More than just a sport, here trail running is a way of life! These athletes of the Indian Ocean open their doors to show you where they live, how they run, why they surpass themselves in paradise… avoiding a volcanic eruption, fighting with a cameleon or with their inner enemy.

Viborg ETU Powerman European Championship 2019
Welcome to Viborg, one of Denmark’s oldest cities, for the 2019 Viborg ETU Powerman, Middle Distance Duathlon European Championships. This duathlon event, one of the greatest in the world, travels through central Jutland, the capital of both Viborg municipality and the region Midtjylland. The world’s best triathletes, duathletes and athletes of varying endurance disciplines have gathered to compete in this same race.

Vanora Engadinwind by Dakine 2019
This year it’s Foil Mania on the Silvaplanersee in the Engadine. On the occasion of the 2019 IFCA Foil World Championship, the world’s best windsurfers travelled to Switzerland for the event. Four of the top 5 riders of the PWA World Windsurfing Tour are competing for the coveted title of Vanora Engadiwind by Dakine.

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Amazing Eiger Ultra &Top finishers UTMB series – Episode 8
Another exciting Ultra Trail World Tour episode takes us into the Alps – first on the scenic Eiger Ultra Trail in Switzerland, a very demanding 101 km race with 6700 m D+ climb followed by a unique introduction to the top finshers in the 3 main races of the UTMB week : the TDS – 145 km and 9100m D+, the CCC – 101 km and 6000m D+ and the famous UTMB race – 170 km and 10 000 m D+.

The Frozen Road – The Film
Self-shot and edited whilst cycling around the world, this film charts Ben Page’s winter journey into the Canadian Arctic as he completed his bike ride up the American continent. Compelled by Jack London’s assertion, that ‘any man who is a man can travel alone’, He sought an adventure of perfect solitude. ‘The Frozen Road’ is an honest reflection on his solo trip; of the wonder, terror and frustration he experienced when riding through the unforgiving emptiness of one of the world’s ‘last great wildernesses’. 

3 Nightmare Cycling Climbs – not for the faint hearted!
Patrick Martini together with Emiliano Cantagallo, two Italian pro cyclists take you on  three of the toughest and most famous cycling climbs in Italy – in the Friuli Venezia Region in the Carnic Alps. The first climb is the Zoncolan, a 10 km ride with 1200 m of vertical climb, and average incline of 11.4% and a max incline of 22%. The second climb is the Stentaria, a brutal 7 km ride with 1100 m of vertical climb, an average incline of 18% and a max incline of 31% ! The third climb is the Mount Crostis, a 14.5 km ride with a vertical climb of 1550 m, an average incline of 9.5% and a max incline of 19%. You will be breathless……

Cliffside Route To Secret Valley
Welcome to the beautiful town of Riva on the famous Lake Garda – the mountain bike capital of the Dolomites. We take you on a 18 km trek on an abandoned road along the cliffs of Lake Garda and into the Ledro Valley among hikers and mountain bikers of all levels. The scenery is fantastic, the town gorgeous and the famous Varone Falls worth visiting. You will love it!

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Salomon Golden Trail World Series 2019
Round 6, Ring of Steall Skyrace, Scotland

Our race route covers 29 km with 2500 meters of climbing across the Mamores, which are an east – west series of majestic Munros (Scottish Mountains over 3,000ft / 914m) and in this route there are four that will be summited. This race includes mountain running, scrambling along mountain ridges (Devils’ Ridge) with steep ascents, traverses and descents on technical and challenging terrain with amazing views of Glen Nevis and Ben Nevis towering above.

This Way Up
This Way Up is a ‘broken’ man’s journey by bike through his homeland, Scotland. Andy McKenna, mountain biker since the 1980’s and a professional mountain bike guide making his living from running mountain bike adventures in Scotland was diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 2007. Although he didn’t know it then, far from being the end of his mountain bike career and his life, this (apparently) incurable degenerative neurological disease was the start of a different kind of mountain bike journey. 

Travel Dudes – Bicycle Touring
The best way to discover the beauty and history of Denmark is by bike. Hundreds of kilometers of bike paths weave their way across the country and along its shores to castles and bridges through scenic forests and small towns where you can stop to taste Danish culinary specialties.

Adventure Academy – Authentic Scandinavian adventure
This wonderful twelve day winter trek takes you across the snowy Swedish mountains in Sarek National Park. Stina and her friends use their Adventure Academy training to enjoy hiking, camping and cross-country skiing as they pull their sleds across the snow in a stunningly beautiful adventure.

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The Indian Pacific Wheel Race – The film
What if you temporarily took leave from the safety of everyday life to battle through a challenge that scares you? What if your only worries were riding, finding food and water and a place to sneak a few hours of sleep? What if you forgot your self-imposed limits just to see what you were truly capable of for once? What if you were a racer at heart? Why wouldn’t you want to take on the toughest races on the planet? An extraordinary group of road cyclists race unsupported 5,500km across Australia from Fremantle to Sydney. The film is dedicated to Mike Hall who was tragically and accidentally killed 300 km from Sydney while he was leading the race.

Hiking with small kids
Susan, her husband and their two small kids (Astrid – 1,5 yrs and Alvin – 3,5 yrs) are hiking and camping in the highest mountains in Sweden. This wonderful and inspiring family trip leads them to Sweden highest mountain Helags (1797m) and also to Mittaklappen peak (1212m), Kariknallen (1050m) and Funasdalsberget (977m).

5 sports to discover Val di Fassa and San MartinoDiscover the wonders of the Dolomites between two magnificent locations – San Martino Di Castrozza and Val di Fassa introduced by top athletes from the area. They take you on an exciting and intimate trail run, downhill bike, orienteering course, mountaineering rope climb and mountain biking journey of discovery through the valleys and mountains of this famous and breathtaking area.

Series 1000 Lakes 2019

ÖtillÖ Swimrun 1000 Lakes 2019
This fourth edition of ÖTILLÖ 1000 Lakes saw the young french team “Head – Mat/Sudrunning” – Hugo Tormento & Matthieu Poullain pull away after mid-course from the other front teams for an impressive win. The first all- French winning an ÖTILLÖ World Series race. ÖTILLÖ 1000 Lakes takes place in the area of the thousand lakes (Mecklenburger Seenplatte) just 70 km North of Berlin. The more than 4000 freshwater lakes are surrounded by beautiful Beech tree forests where you feel that you are running in a tunnel of green. The race is 42km long of which 34 km are running and 8 km are swimming. 

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