Trail Running in Tuscany

by Maria E. Bellini We’ve revamped our “Selection of Tuscan Trail Races” which we first published back in October. Of all of Italy’s 20 regions, Tuscany is possibly the one which is best known worldwide. Many Italian cities are famous in their own right, if we think of places like Venice, Rome, Milan and Naples. […]

Tuscany Crossing, Italy – Trail Running in Italy’s Finest

Tuscany Crossing, Italy  – 21st April 2018 103km, 53km and 15km By Carl Johan Sörman Cover photo: Tuscany Crossing 2018 Argentieri Anthony Photography It’s 5 in the morning, and I’m standing in the starting area for Tuscany Crossing trail running 100k race. A week ago, I hardly thought I would get here. For 6 weeks, I […]

Springtime Trail Running in the Italian “Primavera”!

What is “Primavera”?! This means “spring” in Italian! And in April, Italy can be a gorgeous month, with longer warmer days that gently embrace your soul, and brush off all the winter cobwebs. Trail running conditions are really good. The weather can be cheerfully sunny, with the aroma and promise of the forthcoming summer. But remember, high up in […]