Penalties and Disqualification – Stick to the Rules

Penalties and disqualification in Italian Trail Races by Maria E. Bellini Whether it’s been translated by Google or a by a human, whether it makes total sense or seems complete nonsense… in your search for the right Italian Trail race you may well stumble upon a small section on the race website dedicated to the ominously worded “Penalties and […]

4 Trail Running Races for a First Race in Italy

Trying to fathom the trail running movement in a different country can be quite daunting… by Maria E. Bellini If you can get over that first steep climb, which isn’t on that rocky path on race day – but the actual logistics of selecting, entering and physically getting yourself to a Trail race in foreign lands….you […]

Dolomites – Lets get started

Dolomites at a Glance by Maria E. Bellini Where are they? The Italian Dolomites – the spectacular, vast mountain range is part of the Alps in north eastern Italy. Extending over three regions: Veneto, Trentino-Alto Adige and Friuli-Venezia Giulia, they attract thousands of adventure enthusiasts each year. The Dolomites are not to be considered as a continuous […]