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K2 Valtellina Vertical Extreme 2020


Reconfirmed format and location for the K2 Extreme Vertical Valtellina 2020, with 2000 for vertical running in just 9 km for development, starting from the parish church of Talamona and arriving at the panoramic Cima Pea.


Reconfirmed format & journey with 2000 metri only up in soli 9 km for development, starting from the parish church in the heart of orobico Talamona country to 272m altitude and arrival at the panoramic Cima Pea 2272m.

All this through an initial fast section on roads and trails, reaching the temple of the Alpini, where from there on trails you start climbing vertically in the woods, crossing first the small village of San Giorgio and reaching the pasture at Alpe Madrera 1434 meters above sea level, Here fatigue begins to be felt and the slopes begin to become more and more serious. After the mythical gods off Malorsc it sbucherà on Pedroria Conca, where they will wait two wings of the crowd that will help you face the last hitting obstacles, a steep canyon in a zig zag that will earn the panoramic ridge making you easily reach the coveted finish line placed at the top.

Here, after having regained normal pulsations, you can enjoy a stunning panorama with a priceless view that sweeps over the whole lower Valtellina, starting from Lake Como, the head of the Val Masino and Mount Accident making frame and, on background, the peak dell'Adamello

Great success and strong participation in 2019 where they are presented at the starting line over 200 Athletes from all over the north of Italy and beyond, They are battled real specialists of only up races, strong alpine skiers, of mountain running athletes but also local runners who have not been able to resist the call of the day.

For lovers of extreme racing-only climb it will be confirmed Double Vertical Challenge, ie the twinning with the Grignone Vertical Extreme, in order to tie two similar events for the format and type. Team Pasturo and Gp Talamona put away a valuable prize to the winners of the circuit and a super finisher gadgets to all athletes that will bring to an end both the vertical Lecco in late May that the orobica scaled to the end of June.





of Naturaestrema.it team 9 February 2020