27 Aug '13, 6am

iRunFar's in-depth preview of the women racing this year's @TNFUTMB. #UTMB

(FEEC, BUFF/Catalonia) – It seems that there’s only one woman on the Euro mountain-running scene who can beat Núria and that’s Emelie Forsberg. Fortunately for her, Emelie isn’t racing UTMB (or any 100-mile races, just yet). Núria is an absolute sensation in European long-distance trail races. In 2013 alone, she was second at Transvulcania, second at the Zegama-Aizkorri Marathon, and second at Trans d’Havet (all behind Emelie Forsberg). Last year, she was the Ultra SkyMarathon champ and the SkyRunner runner-up (again, behind Emelie Forsberg) in Skyrunning series competitions. She championed several major races in 2012, too, including Trofeo Kima, Cavalls del Vent (several spots ahead of Emma Roca), and Grande Course des Templiers. She’s stated that UTMB is her goal race, that she’s been tailoring her training specifically for it, and that she arrived in Chamonix about two ...

Full article: http://www.irunfar.com/2013/08/2013-the-north-face-ultra-...

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