Salomon To Uncover Next Stars of Ultra Running at Three Invitational Academies

Global trail running camps offer once-in-a-lifetime training opportunity, send top performers to Mont-Blanc 80km ANNECY, France (Jan. 5, 2017)— Salomon, a leading four-season mountain sports brand, is hunting for the next generation of undiscovered trail running stars, and more


Gear trends: Winter running apparel for 2014/15

Throughout the next month, SNEWS will recap its coverage of Outdoor Retailer Winter Market 2014 with select stories from the O.R. Daily we published at the show Jan. 21 – 25. It’s an opportunity for you to catch up on stories you might have missed in O.R.D., and for us to update more


A star-studded field line up for the Ultra Race of Champions this weekend

September 24th 2013, Vail, CO- The Ultra Race of Champions (UROC), is set to take place between Breckenridge and Vail, Colorado on September 28th, 2013. UROC, which functions as the Ultrarunning World Championship and this year also serves as the Skyrunner World Series Ultra more


The Ultra Race of Champions (UROC) and the Bel Monte Endurance Runs Partner with Spike-FREE in a multi-year contract

Vesuvius, VA – February 27, 2017. Bad to the Bone Sports, creators of the Ultra Race of Champions (UROC) 100k, 50k, 25k and the Bel Monte Endurance Runs 50 miler, 50k, 25k selected Spike-FREE, a new ultra-endurance food company, for a multi-year partnership. UROC and Bel Monte, more


Outdoor Retail Gear Trends: 2016 Trail running footwear

Americans are fixin’ for a sufferfest, it seems. In 2013 there were more than half a million finishers of marathons, an all time high, according to Running USA. And a report by the Outdoor Industry found that trail running grew 13 percent in popularity in 2013. While running more


SNEWS Qs: The North Face's Kevin Joyce talks yoga

While The North Face is focusing on getting its “trail cred” back — according to this story in Bloomberg, anyway — it’s also been branching out to activities like yoga. With yoga continuing to gain popularity, we’re seeing more yoga products from traditional outdoor companies, more

Ultra Running Champion Devon Crosby-Helms Signs with Hydrapak

Continuing the surge of athletes joining the team this year, Hydrapak announces the latest addition to their ultra running family: 2009 TransRockies Women’s Champion Devon Crosby-Helms “Joining the Hydrapak team was an easy decision,” says Devon Crosby-Helms. “I believe in the more

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Icebreaker extends GT Collection with new ultra-lightweight styles

Wellington, New Zealand (July 2013) – Icebreaker has extended its GT technical sports collection to include innovative new ultra-lightweight styles - ideal for running, hiking and biking in warmer weather. Debuting this season are two styles of men’s and women’s tops made from more


Ultra Race of Champions Partners with NATHAN Sports

May 19th, 2014, Copper Mountain, CO- The Ultra Race of Champions (UROC) and NATHAN Sports have announced a partnership for 2014. As a leader in the hydration category, NATHAN will provide support for the athletes at UROC to maximize their performance on race day. UROC, now in its more