This programme looks back at the 2018 Salomon Golden Trail series, dropping in at the most amazing mountain races in the world, where the world’s best trail-runners experience local culture and are challenged by spectacular landscapes.
Salomon Golden Trail World Series 2019 – Round 6, Ring of Steall 2019
The deciding race takes place in Scotland and will bring unique challenges over a 29km course. Competitors face an uncompromising route with navigational challenges and tests of bravery such as the Devil’s Ridge, where the way ahead is narrow and massive cliffs fall away to each side. Only the to...
Salomon Golden Trail World Series 2019 – Round 5, Pikes Peak
The 2019 tour calls in Colorado, USA for this iconic challenge. The oldest race on the tour with more than 60 years of history, competitors will face the challenge of high altitude as they climb to the 14 thousand foot summit. This ascent through thin air leaves athletes already drained for a 13 ...
Salomon Golden Trail World Series 2019 – Round 4, Sierre Zinal 2019
This 31km run through the Matterhorn range is the fastest in the 2019 series, often coming down to a painful last gasp race for victory, despite the 2200 metres of climbing. The Swiss alps provide an unforgettable backdrop to this classic race.
Salomon Golden Trail World Series 2019 – Round 3, Dolomyths Run
Taking place in the fearsome Italian Dolomites range, this 22km race features a 1700 metre climb through the Pordoi Couloir to the summit of Piz Boè – one of the most challenging stages on the 2019 tour.
Salomon Golden Trail World Series 2019 – Round 1, Zegama - Aizkorri
Taking place in the Basque region of Spain, this exclusive mountain marathon has truly legendary status, with thousands of supporters on the streets and even on the high summits, roaring on the competitors.