RUNNING VIDEOS

THE BEST IN RUNNING VIDEOS FROM OUR ATHLETES AND MORE!

PAIGE CLAASSEN - RUNNING AS CROSS-TRAINING

Paige Claassen talks about her newly discovered passion for trail running, and how she utilizes it to maintain her fitness and improve her climbing in unexpected ways.

JENNILYN EATON - FKT TRAINING

It's no secret that the best trail runners in the US are pushing the limits of endurance on Fastest Known Time attempts and setting records left and right. La Sportiva Ambassador Jennilyn Eaton walks us through her FKT training regimen and shares tips gained from a lifetime of moving fast in the mountains!

DERRICK SPAFFORD - YUKON ARCTIC ULTRA KIT

The Yukon Arctic Ultra is the world's coldest and toughest ultra! Racers can choose to cover the marathon, 100-mile or 300-mile distances on skis, bike or on foot. In this video, La Sportiva Athlete Derrick Spafford breaks down his kit as he prepares to tackle the 100-miler on foot!

ANDREW FAST - CORE TRAINING

La Sportiva Mountain Running Athlete Andrew Fast goes through some of his favorite core exercise to help build the base strength you'll need to go fast and hard in the mountains. Great advice for runners, skiers and climbers alike!

NATHAN YANKO - HARD ROCK 100

Race day is finally here and it's time for Nathan to put his training to the test. Check out this short clip of Nathan at the starting line, passing through a well earned aid station, and finally kissing the famed rock across the finish line. Nathan finished the 2011 HardRock 100 19th overall, with a smile on his face. Great job Nathan, way to represent La Sportiva!

NATHAN YANKO - HARD ROCK 100 KIT

Race day for the HardRock 100 is just around the corner! Check out the finishing touches to Nathan's race kit and see what you're forgetting. Good luck to everyone competing, pacing and even spectating this massive event!!!

NATHAN YANKO - HARD ROCK HILL REPEATS

Check out Episode 2 of Nathan Yanko's HardRock Training Series as pounds out 20+ miles of Hill Repeats on the Widow Maker and discusses his strategies for peaking and leveling out his training as he approaches race day.

NATHAN YANKO - HR 100 TRAINING KIT

Check out Nathan Yanko's race kit as he prepares for the HardRock 100 next month. Nathan will be pacing a friend at this weekend's San Diego 100 to make sure his kit is dialed and he's ready for the competition he'll face in July. Good luck to Nathan and everyone running the SD100 this weekend!

2010 MOUNTAIN CUP

The La Sportiva Mountain Cup brings European-style trail/mountain racing to America. Whether you are a back-of-the pack runner or a podium finisher, this is for you: each race is designed to be fun and interesting. Some courses are hillclimbs, some are true mountain races, and some are beautiful looks through the forest, but every venue, spread out across the North America, was chosen because of its exceptional quality.

The 2010 La Sportiva Mountain Cup will kick off with much anticipation after the last two years of heated competition. To enter the Mountain Cup all you have to do is sign up for a participating race; points will be automatically scored and totaled after each race, and $25,000 in cash and prizes will be issued at the end of the series.

MOUNTAIN CUP - MT. PENN MUDFEST

The La Sportiva Mountain Cup kicked off at the Mt. Penn Mudfest 15km in Reading, PA. Many thanks to Ron Horn and the folks at Pretzel City Sports for amazing race organization and fun for everyone. Next stop Jemez Half Marathon in NM, May 22. For more info go to www.mountainrunning.com.