THE PHOTOGRAPHERS OF ENDUPIX AT THE 5TH EDITION OF SCIACCHETRAIL®

The adrenaline of the start, a grimace of fatigue, the smile at the finish line, a medal to bite.  The photos tell stories, letting you relive moments and emotions. ENDUpix, for the second year, will be a media partner of Sciacchetrail with their staff of photographers and innovative service that immortalizes runners and shares photos …

Sciacchetrail 5th edition: The Schedule

April 5, 6 and 7 in Monterosso, a long weekend of sport, wine and outdoors with the community of the Cinque Terre. Friday, April 5th 2019 4:30 pm pre-race Briefing | Monterosso City Hall (Board Room) 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Race Bib and Gift Bag pick-up | Monterosso City Hall (Exhibition Hall) 6:00 pm INAUGURATION 5th EDITION  Blind tasting of …

Monterosso: vista dall'ultimo tratto dello Sciacchetrail

SISTER CITIES MONTEROSSO – SAINT-GENÈS-CHAMPANELLE: VERTICAL LANDSCAPES MEET AT THE 5TH EDITION OF SCIACCHETRAIL

From the Press Office of the Municipality of Monterosso al Mare The European spirit runs on the wine trails of the Cinque Terre. On April 6th, Aude Duvivier and Pierre Vieira, ambassadors of Monterosso’s sister city Saint-Genès-Champanelle, will compete in Schiacchetrail. Many things can contribute to make a “twinning” more fruitful and profound than the …

Bio e vegan alla V^ edizione di Sciacchetrail

Bioenergy, vegan with taste at the Sciacchetrail pasta party

We are pleased to present a new supporter of Sciacchetrail with a green heart.  It’s Bioenergy, a small artisan laboratory of organic vegan products based on tofu, seitan and tempeh, which will enrich the gastronomic offerings of our legendary pasta party on April 6th in Monterosso. A meeting, between Sciacchetrail and the Paduan company, originating …

LA SPORTIVA AND SCIACCHETRAIL®: a partnership that goes beyond competition

Just over two months until the 5th edition of Sciacchetrail. Here are some reflections from our Main Sponsor La Sportiva Spa, with us from the first edition.  (Ziano di Fiemme- Trento 24 January 2019) – And then there were five! Five editions of Sciacchetrail: there is something to draw some numbers from and give things …

Vertical Monte Le Croci. Edition zero.

Sunday 23 December, the Eve of Christmas Eve.   Under a leaden sky, a small group of athletes gathered around the start at the Marina di Manarola, between the boats and the cliffs that fall to the sea. Toeing the line are Lorenzo Pellegrini (MTB champion) from Valdipino, the rustless Gianni Moggia from Vernazza and Daniele Battilani (ASD Golfo dei …

The Vertical grows UP

After 2 years of Vertical to the “Hill of Three Crosses” (167 meters above sea level), that has piqued the interest of hundreds of vertical specialists and involved the small community of Manarola, it’s changing. The Vertical is growing in both length and elevation (726 meters of elevation gain in 3 km).  It will no longer stop on the …

Running Heads - La mostra

Running Heads. A village-wide exhibition in Manarola

The running water can see no stars.  This beautiful verse by Federico Garcia Lorca does not take into account another approach to the contemplation of nature: running long distances with great elevation changes on trails. A profound physical and emotional experience.  A type of running much closer to meditation than to simple physical activity. The …

Sciacchetrail®: Community Raffle 2019

The community raffle is back, organized by Sciacchetrail, the 47km ultra trail on the trails through the villages, vineyards, and hillsides of the Cinque Terre. The prizes to be won, which will support the events surrounding the race scheduled for SATURDAY 6 APRIL 2019, in Monterosso al Mare, are all dedicated to wine, sport and tasting experiences of the …