Erich Wegscheider

The Challenges

Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc

The Ultra-Trail du Mont Blanc is an epic amongst ultra-marathons. Covering 104 miles (168 km), the course ascends 31,496 feet (9,600 m), and crosses French, Swiss, and Italian borders, while reaching upwards of 8,202 feet (2,500 m) of elevation. The weather can change in an instant, making the race even more spectacular. Though, the course can only be enjoyed for a maximum of 46 hours.