Since his beginning, Colorado’s Trail have always wished permit Reunionese runners to have a confrontation with the best metropolitan and international runners. That’s why each year we invited 2 guests man and woman, who not content being pacemaker for our best athletes, can be afterwards ambassador of Reunionese trail throughout the world.
After several years of Mountainbiking, Multisports-Events, Adventure Racing i startet Ultra-Trailrunning
Trail Running saison 2015
Ultratrail Worldtour :
- Rang Transgrancanaria (125 km 8500hm)
- Rang Lavaredeo Ultratrail (119km 5850 hm)
- Rang Eiger Ultratrail (101 km 6700 hm)
- Rang La Réunion : La Diagonal des Fous 164 km 9900 hm
5 Rang Ultratrail Worldtour
Other Trail-Event :
- Rang Ultratrail Mallorca (112 km 4500 hm)
- Rang Ultratrail Weltmeisterschaft Annency (85 km 5300 hm)
- Rang Swissalpine (76 km 2600 hm)
- Rang Swiss Irontrail (200 km 11340 hm)
- Rang TDS (Sur les Traces des Ducs de Savoie) 119 km 7250 hm
- Rang Trail dent du midi (57km 4500 hm)
- Rang Trail Aiguilles des Rouges (50 km 4000 hm)
Trail Running saison 2016
Ultra-Trail World-Tour UTWT :
Transgrancanaria Ultra-Trail (ES) 125km – 8‘500hm 2. Rang
Madeira Island Ultra-Trail (ES) 115km – 7‘000hm 2. Rang
Lavaredo Ultra-Trail (I) 119km – 5‘850hm 1. Rang
Eiger Ultra-Trail (CH) 101km – 6‘700hm 1. Rang
Ultratrail de MontBlanc (F) 170km – 10‘000hm 2. Rang
La Diagonal des fous (F) 164km – 9‘900hm 1. Rang
Ultra-Trail World-Tour gesamt 2. Rang
Other Ultra-Trails :
Ultra-Trail Annency, (F) 85km – 5‘300hm 1. Rang
Swissalpine (CH) 76km – 2‘600hm 2. Rang
Swiss Irontrail (CH) 200km – 11‘340hm 1. Rang
Napf Marathon(CH) Schweizermeisterschaft 1. Rang
Claudia FONG KYE
Claudia Fong Kye who will come to represent Rodrigues Island is a trailer that shows a lot of progress. She is very young in the trail.
Trail of Rodrigues :
– 2013 : 11e Cat Senior and 31e Woman
– 2014 : 7e Cat Senior and 12e Woman
– 2015 : 6e Cat Senior and 12e Woman
– 2016 : 2° Cat Senior and 4° Woman
Trail of Colorado :
– 2016 : 176° (42 km)
Rodrigues Trail League :
– 2013 : 4°
– 2014 : 3°
– 2015 : 2°
– 2016 : 2°
Patrice CHAM SEEM
Trail of Rodrigues :
– 2014 : 10ème (38 km)
– 2015 : 10ème (42 km)
– 2016 : 8ème (44 km)
Dodo Trail 2015 : 25ème (50 km)
Trail of Colorado 2016 : 37ème (42 km)
Ferney Trail 2016 : 5ème (50 km)
Trail Goyaves 2016 : 8ème (25 km)
Rodrigues Trail League :
– 2015 : 1er
– 2016 : 1er
Rodrigues Trail League :
2011 – Premier au 10 km
2012 – 2eme suis 38 km
2013 – 8eme suis 38 km
2014 – Abandon
2015 – 1er au 42 km
2016 – 1er au 44 km
Trail League of the Rod Trail
2014 – 1er au General
2012 – Champion de Rodrigues
2013 – Champion de Rodrigues
2014 – Champion de Rodrigues / Champion de la Ligue
2015 – Champion de Rodrigues / Champion de la Ligue
2016 – Champion de Rodrigues / Champion de la Ligue
Mauritius Final Cross-Country Championship :
2012 – 2ème
2013 – 3ème
2014 – 1er
2016 – 5ème
Orange International Semi-Marathon in Mauritius :
2014 – 7 eme
Championnat Cadet :
2012 – 3000m piste – 3eme
Championnat Junior :
2013 – 5000m piste – 2eme
2014 – 5000m piste – 3eme
Championnat senior :
2015 – 10000 m piste – 4eme
Trail Colorado :
2013 – 21eme au scratch – 1er Junior
2016 – 36ème au 42 km
Dodo Trail :
2013 – 25 km – 3eme au Scratch – 1er Junior
Yohann STUCK :
France, 33 years
Atypical runner, since there are 6 years old, Yoann practiced more gladly lift the elbow at the counter that the foot race. They well remember his first jogging : “The first actually lasted 25′ and I was completely dry. The first thing I then did was to open a beer as consolation”. Then he quickly took pleasure jog, “even if I do not have the soul of a mountain, the trail is a sport that I find unusual, where the sharing and live unforgettable moments. I continue. wanting to be a fairly regular runner. I change the playing field as the track, road or pathways. Long distances in nature where one sees little face the reality of our existence still makes me more appreciate these moments. I go into a phenomenon of meditation and it allows me to find myself. Then, I like to share “.
In no time, his life changed and it is now a runner of the first order. An example to follow and meditate for all those of us who think it is too late to do.
- Trail du Morbihan [Vannes] TTN : Winner with difficulty
- Ronde des couleurs [Morestel] : Winner
- Ecotrail 80 [Paris] TTN : 2nd
- Foulée des Monts d’or [St Cyr au Mt D’Or] : Winner
- Lyon Urban Trail by night [Lyon] 24k/850d+ : 2nd
- Val’lyonnaise [Vaugneray] 26k/680d+ : Winner
- Neuf clochers [Chazay d’Azergues] 24k/500d+ : Winner
- Trail de Roche [Roche] 31k/800d+ : Winner
- Trail des 3 monts [Limonest] 21k/800d+ : 2nd
- Semi des Apilles [Arles] 21k : Winner
- Beaujolais Village Trail BVT [St Etiennes les Oullières] 65k/3500d+ : 2nd
- Cabornis [Chasselay] 40k/2200d+ : Winner
- Foulée des Monts d’or [St Didier au Mt D’Or] 25k/750d+ : Winner
France, 35 years
Team Optisport – Uglow – Inov 8
Club : Entente athlétique Grenoble
Practice running from the age of 17.
– France Championships: 3rd place, September 27, 2015 in Mont-Dore (63) → which won him the National Trail Tour short trail (21 to 41 km);
– Short trail Champion of France in 2013;
– Multiple winner of TTN short;
– 3rd in Sierre Zinal in 2011
– 2 caps for France mountain race (2005 and 2009)
– 2 times bronze medal in the championships of France of Trail running (2005 and 2009)
Claudia FONG KYE
Claudia FONG KYE who will represent Rodrigues Island is a traileuse showing much progress.
She just started in the trail.
Trail of Rodrigues 2013 – 11th and 31st Senior Cat Woman
League Trail – 4th in 2013
Trail of Rodrigues 2014 – 7th and 12th Senior Cat Woman
Trail League – 3rd in 2014
Rodrigues Trail 2015 – 6th and 12th Senior Cat Woman
Trail League – 2nd in 2015
Patrice CHAM SEEM
(1) Winner of Trail League 2015 (Rodrigues)
(2) 25th Dodo Trail (50k) 2015
(3) 10th Trail de Rodrigues (38k/44k) 2014/2015
Trail of Rodrigues:
2011 – First in the 10 km
2012 – 2nd’m 38 km
2013 – 8th’m 38 km
2014 – Abandonment
2015 – 1 to 42 km
Trail League Rod Trail
2014 – 1st in General
2012 – Champion of Rodrigues
2013 – Champion of Rodrigues
2014 – Champion of Rodrigues / Champion League
2015 – Champion of Rodrigues / Champion League
2016 – Champion of Rodrigues / Champion League
Maurice final championship cross league
2012 – 2nd
2013 – 3rd
International Half Marathon Orange Mauritius
2012 – 3000m track – 3rd
2013 – 5000m track – 2nd
2014 – 5000m track – 3rd
2015-10000 m track – 4th
2013 – 21th in the scratch – 1st Junior
2013-25 yd – 3rd at Scratch – 1 Junior
France, 35 years old
Originate from Haute-Loire, he began race in cross-country running, lane then race on road since his earliest chilhood.
He naturally embarked on mountain race on the path of Central Mountain in 1998 and became a prominent trailer.
Holder of a Master in “Training engineering » he embarked on sporting accompaniment in 2011.
Principal prize list
• 22 selections in France Team
• France champion of mountain race in 2007, 2012, 2013 & 2014
2nd in 2008, 2010 & 2011, 3rd in 2003 & 2005
• France champion of Trail 2011
• France champion of Small Trail 2010 & 2013
• Bronze Medal at World Championship of Trail 2013
• Bronze Medal at Europe Championship of mountain race 2006, 4th in 2010, 5th in 2008, 6th in 2012 & 2014
• Vice-Champion of the World of Trail in team 2013
• World Championship of mountain race : 25th in 2003, 12th in 2005, 14th in 2007, 40th in 2008, 26th in 2009, 32th in 2010, 10th in 2011, 22th in 2012, 12th in 2013, 17th in 2014
• Winner of National sporting contest of mountain race 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2014
• Silver Medal at 5 times (2006 – 2007- 2008 – 2009- 2010) & Bronze Medal at 4 times (2005 – 2011 – 2012 – 2014) in team at Europe Championship of mountain race
• Bronze Medal in team at World Championship of mountain race 2005 & 2011
• Victoiries : Cops and robber of time, climb of Grand Ballon, Gruissan Phoebus Trail, Trail of Ventoux, Nivolet-Revard, Pilatrail, Via Romana, Troféo Vanoni, Lyon Urban Trail…
Roelande “Landie” Greyling
South Africa, 31 years old.
Roelande Greyling, nicknamed “Landie”, is the rising star of South African trail with an awe-inspiring prize list.
It will be difficult to compete with her, so much with her results but also with her smile. Regular to set women records, will her become the 1st woman who will improve on the woman record of Colorado’s Trail, which was the holder of this race since the first edition by Fiona Porte ?
2014 South Africa: Salomon Skyrun 100km 1st woman and new record.
2014 South Africa: Redbull Lionheart 1st woman
2014 South Africa: Otter African Trail run (42 km 2400 D+) 1st woman and new record.
2014 South Africa: Two Oceans Trail run (56 km) 1st woman and new record.
2014 Ile Maurice: Dodo Trail run (52 km 3500D+)1st woman and new record.
2014 France: Skyrunning World Champs 12th Senior woman.
2014 France: Trail des Paccots ( 27 km, 1912 D+) 1st woman and new record.
2014 France: Zegama Aizkorri Skyrunning race (42 Km 5472 D+) 10th senior woman
2014: Italy, BVG Trail run 1st Woman & new record
2013 South Africa: Bay to Bay 30km Road Race 1st Woman
2013 South Africa: Totalsport Challenge 2nd Woman Team
2013 South Africa: Ultra Trail Champs 2nd Woman
2013 South Africa: Two Oceans Trail Run 1st Woman
2013 South Africa: Pronutro African X 1st Mixed Team
2013 South Africa: Helderberg Extreme Mountain Challenge 1st Woman
2013 South Africa: Old Fishermans Challenge 1st Woman
2013 South Africa Houtbay Trail Challenge 1st Mixed Team & New Record
2013 South Africa: Num Num Challenge 1st Lady & New Record
2013 South Africa: Southern Cross Trail Run 1st Ladies Team, 4th overall
2013 South Africa: Otter Trail Run 2nd Lady & Breaking Record
2013 South Africa: Impi Challenge 1st Lady
2013 South Africa: Red Bull LionHeart 1st Lady
2013 New Zealand: Kepler Challenge 5th Lady
2013 Wales: World Ultra Trail Champs 9th Woman
Kleynhans Martin Thomas :
Engineer in hydrology , Martin is first of all a mountain dweller. Hardened climber and trekker, he covered all type of mountain, from South Africa to Patagonia, from Alps or Rockies to Himalaya. Detesting run he embarked first in orientation race. He developed a capacityto go fast in the worst conditions and it’s only recently that he take trail seriously, on races which climb the summits around the Cap Town.
• 3rd mixed duo Oorlogsklo of Trail Run (with her sister Elizabeth) • 5th place Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge • The 16th may, he set the record of the Table Mountain’s climb, in beating Ryan Sandes in a few more 2 minutes, in 2h00’02’’
• Finished the Saloman Sky Run (in a time not really amazing, he’s poor in ultras) • 3rd overall at Redbull Lionheart • Winner 3 Peaks (& 3rd finishing the fastest in history of race after Andrew Hagen and AJ Calitz) • 2nd place Matroosberg Challenge 24 km • 3rd place Marloth Mountain Challenge • 3rd place Table Mountain Challenge • 2nd place Trail of Mont Rochelle • 4th place Hout Bay Trail Challenge • Winner Platteklip Charity Challenge • Winner (and actual holder of the record ) Bat Run
Finished the salomon Sky Run in the bad weather • Winner Oorlogsklo of 42 km trail (in team with Mark Pikker) • 2nd place Bat Run
• Finished the Salomon Sky Run (once again in an impressive weather !) • Winner Namaqua Flower Run • 2nd place Bat Run
• 3rd place Hallowes Eve 21 km trail, Vancouver, Canada • 2nd place Namaqua Flower Run • 4th place Jonkershoek Mountain Challenge • Winner Bastille Day long trail run • 3rd place Helderberg Mountain Challenge • 2nd place Bat Run
• 3rd place Table Mountain Challenge • 2nd place Bat Run
In 2006 Martin was member of team of the orientation race south- african at World’s Championship at Danemark, and ran races as sprint, long races and relays for South Africa.
M Jenifer Smith
• 4th Royal Raid 80 km 2015
• 4th (1st Mauritan) of the Xtreme Dodo Trail 2015
• 3th Royal Raid 80 km in 2014,
• 18th Trail de Bourbon 2013.
Mme Harimazy Rabianty
20 years old Madagascar
Rabianty Harmazy is the winner of the second edition of the Maki Run at Nosy Komba. Rabianty is a young woman who lives at Diego Suarez, she’s 19 years old and is a student at the technico-commercial highscool of Antsiranana in eleventh grade G1, she’s an athlete from the club HCAD (Heuro Club d’Athlétisme de Diego).
-2014 International race UTOP at Antananarivo Gold Medal,
-2014 Nosy Komba Trail 2nd édition (Victoiry).
-2014 Nosy Be Trail 9th Mars 2014 (Victoiry),
-2014 Marathon of Diego (Victoiry)
-2012 & 2013 Gold Medal Championship of Madagascar ,
-2012 Strides of Tana Gold Medal
-2012 Strides of Tuléar Gold Medal
-2012 Isalo Raid Gold Medal
-2012 Strides of Antsiranana (Victoiry),
M Joachim Randrianirina
Runner of trail and triathlon.
2015: 1st UTOP 65 km
2014: 2nd at Trail championship of Madagascar
2013: winner UTOP 63 km
M Risiki Soumaila
M. Joseph Andre Emilien
Titular Champion Trail of Rodrigues 2014
M. François Joseph Mennery, M. Botte Johnny Ah Kine, M. Hortense Aman, Mme Raboude Marie Joëlle et M. Flore Silain.
French, 36 years old.
Guide in average Mountain
• NATIONAL CHAMPION OF SKYRUNNING MARATHON 2012
• 5th of the World Cup 2012 of Skyrunning Ultra Marathon
• WORLD CHAMPION OF TRAIL 2011
• CHAMPION OF FRANCE OF TRAIL 2011
• VICE – CHAMPION OF FRANCE OF TRAIL 2010
• CHAMPION OF FRANCE OF TRAIL 2009
• 5th of Mondial Challenge IAU 2009
• Vice Champion of France 2010 in alpin skiing per team and in Verticale Race
Web site: www.maudgobert.com
Marco De Gasperi
Italian, 36 years old
Surely one of the prize list the most important of the mountain race
Those who is nicknamed by Kilian Jornet “my best enemy” will do us credit to walk on our reunionese paths for this new edition. He’s a model whom the best reunionese and Indian Ocean runners can compete with in a friendly manner.
- World Junior Champion of mountain race : 1996
- World Junior Champion of mountain race : 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2007.
- World Champion in team : 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2011
- Europe Champion of mountain race : 2004.
- Silver Medal at the Europe Championship: 2002, 2007, 2009.
- Bronze Medal at Europe championship : 1998, 2005, 2008, 2010.
- Winner of Sierre-Zinal 2008, 2011, 2012.
- Winner of Marathon de la Jungfrau : 2010.
New Zealander, 32 years old
• 2nd at Sky Running World Series
• 2nd at the Ultra Cavalls del Vent – Pyrénées, France
• 1st at 50km of the Speed Goat – Utah, USA
• 1st at 88km of the Maxi-Race – Annecy, France
• 1st at 50miles of Trans Vulcania Ultra Trail, record 8h10’ – La Palma, the Canary island
• 1st at Marathon Moonlight – Queenstown, New Zealand
• Race of Queenstown at Dunedin : 5jours, 285km, 40heures Taranaki Speed Records : Climb/ hill : 2h10’ RTM : 7h41’
English, 29 years old
• Wolrd Champion in team at Sky Raid international d’Orobie with Salomon’s team , Italy, 2010
• Winner at 10km of Salomon Trail, Keswick 2010 Winner of half trail of Ventoux, France 2010
• 10th at Kinabalu Climbathon international, Malaysia 2009
• 3rd bronze medal at World Sky Runner Series 2009
• 3rd , bronze medal at World Long Distance Mountain Running
• Silver Medal in team, with english’s team of race mountain, at challenge 2009 Tour of Tirol Kaise marathon