The new ISF SWS Calendar for 2016. On January 11 entries open
As usual, when the year’s end is getting closer, the scent of a new edition of the Dolomites Skyrace and Vertical Kilometer begins to spread. Shortly after the International Skyrunning Federation had officialised the SWS 2016 calendars, the Dolomites Skyrace Organization has defined on January 11 2016 the day of the opening of the entries of both the races.
Eight are the skyraces scheduled on the official ISF calendar. The first one will be the Yading Skyrun (April 23), followed by the Maratòn Alpina Zegama-Aizkorri (May 22), the first two Italian legs which are the Livigno Outdoor Race Experience (June 26) and our Dolomites SkyRace (July 17), the SkyRace Comapedrosa in Andorra(July 31), the Swiss Matterhorn Ultraks (August 20), the American The Rut (September 4) and to close the circuit the Limone Extreme SkyRace (October 22) in Italy again.
As far as the Vertical Kilometer is concerned, the Series will start on May 5 in Spain with the TVU Vertical, followed by the Santa Caterina Vertical Kilometer in Italy on June 24, the Kilomètre Vertical Face De Bellevarde on July 10, our Dolomites Vertical Kilometer on July 15, the Blamann Vertical in Norway on August 5, the Lone Peak Vertical Kilometer in the Usa on September 2, closed by the Vertical Kilometer Grèste de la Mughera on October 21 around the Garda Lake.