Tag: France

I Finally Unlocked My Achievement at OCC UTMB 2018

I Finally Unlocked My Achievement at OCC UTMB 2018

It has been three weeks since I competed at the Orsières-Champex-Chamonix (OCC) race category of the famed Ultra Trail Mont Blanc (UTMB). It was a personal proud moment as it…

10 Spectacular and Scenic Running Trails in France – Paris and Vicinity

10 Spectacular and Scenic Running Trails in France – Paris and Vicinity

Paris is undoubtedly one of the most spectacular cities in Western Europe for running enthusiasts. Known as the “City of Light”, Paris is home to historic sites, world-class art museums,…

The Most Spectacular and Challenging Running Trails in Southern France

The Most Spectacular and Challenging Running Trails in Southern France

The five regions with the best selection of running trails in Southern France are Aquitaine, Languedoc-Roussillon, Rhône-Alpes, Midi-Pyrénénees and Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur. All regions include small villages rich in medieval history,…

EcoTrail de Paris Race Review: Racing First Time As A Resident of France

EcoTrail de Paris Race Review: Racing First Time As A Resident of France

19 March 2016, 10.45am: close to 1,500 participants gathered at the start line of the EcoTrail de Paris, ready for the 3 starting waves. It was chilly at about 10°C,…