Ultra Trail Mont Blanc 2017

Kilian Jornet Burgada Ultra Trail Mont Blanc 2017
Kilian Jornet Burgada photo courtsesy UTMB

All eyes are on the Ultra Trail Mont Blanc 2017 this weekend with some of the best runners in the world duking it out on the mountainous loop around Chamonix in France. The race begins at 6:30 p.m. local time (12:30 p.m. EDT) on Sept. 1, with 2,300 runners taking part.

The event features several races throughout the week :

  • UTMB: Ultra-Trail du Mont-Blanc (166 km +9,600 m)
  • CCC: Courmayeur – Champex – Chamonix (101 km +6,100 m)
  • TDS: Sur les Traces des Ducs de Savoie (119 km +7,250 m)
  • OCC: Orsières – Champex – Chamonix (53 km +3,300 m)
  • PTL: La Petite Trotte à Léon (approx. 300 km +28,000 m)

François D’Haene leads the men and Nuria Picas leads the women at the 13.5 hour point.

These are the current leading positions only for the UTMB. For details of actual position on the course, click on the Live Tracking link below.

PosName MenCtryTime
1François D’HAENEFRA13:24:20
2Kilian JORNET BURGADAESP13:33:52
3Jim WALMSLEYUSA13:55:02
4Tim TOLLEFSONUSA13:22:57
5Dylan BOWMANUSA13:30:16
6Pau CAPELLESP13:37:57
7Xavier THEVENARDFRA13:38:47
8Zach MILLERUSA13:51:07
9Gediminas GRINIUSLTU13:24:45
10Miguel Angel HERAS HERNANDEZESP13:30:07
 Women
1Núria PICASESP13:52:58
2Andrea HUSERCHE13:25:44
3Fernanda MACIELBRA13:23:39
4Beth PASCALLGBR13:24:27
5Cristina BES GINESTAESP13:37:52
6Christelle BARDFRA13:48:20
7Gemma ARENAS ALCAZARESP13:54:48
8Anna-Marie WATSONGBR13:55:36
9Kaori NIWAJAP13:58:02
10Kellie EMMERSONAUS12:51:52

 

Race links

UTMB homepage
Live tracking
Entrants
UTMB on Twitter
iRunFar on Twitter
#UTMB on Twitter
Kilian Jornet Facebook

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