TDS® [sur les Traces des Ducs de Savoie]
Another ‘shorter’ alternative at 119 km and 7250m ascent, the TDS will see 1600 runners start on Wednesday August 26th at 06:00 in Courmayeur to finish in Chamonix in less than 33 hours.
PTL® [la Petite Trotte à Léon]
The format of this race is slightly different as it’s a team race, with three per team and a maximum of 100 teams. The distances are huge – around 300km and 26000m vertical. The PTL starts on Monday August 24th at 17:30 in Chamonix and teams have to complete the course in a mere 142 hours.
This is the second year of the OCC, a ‘regular’ ultra race of 53 km and 3300m vertical. It offers a taste of trail running in the Mont Blanc massive to 1200 runners. The start is on Thursday August 27th at 08:15 from Orsières to Chamonix in 14 hours max.