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Three-time race winner, new VK World Circuit ranking leader, Norwegian Stian Angermund Vik. ©iancorless.com / VKWC

Norway – land of VK champions

North of the Arctic Circle, some of the world’s top skyrunners are emerging. Norwegians triumphed on home ground today with Vertical Kilometer® World Champion Stian Angermund Vik sharing the ...
Red Bull K3, 10th race in the Vertical Kilometer World Circuit. ©Damiano Levati/Red Bull Content Pool

Anthamatten breaks Red bull K3 2-hour barrier

The world’s only Triple Vertical Kilometer® race, the Red Bull K3, took place in Susa, Piedmont, Italy on July 29, the tenth in the eighteen-race Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit with many ...
Dolomites Vertical Kilometer race start. ©iancorless.com / VKWC

Mollaret and Facchini dominate Dolomites VK

Celebrating ten years, the Dolomites Vertical Kilometer® enjoyed an extra special day with a new women’s record by Frenchwoman Axelle Mollaret while the men’s win went to Italian Patrick ...
Vertical Cabanera race winners and new record holders, Jan Margarit and Laura Orgué

Margarit and Orgué top Vertical Cabanera

Spaniards Laura Orgué and Jan Margarit took the Vertical Cabanera win and set new records in Vall Fosca, Spain on July 15. It was the eighth race on the Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit, a ...
Race winner, Face de Bellevarde VK, Xavier Gachet.  ©iancorless.com /VKWC

Face de Bellavarde – Gachet and Pardin victors

On the sixth leg of the Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit, it was a repeat performance for Frenchman Xavier Gachet after last year’s win and record, while compatriot Jessica Pardin took her ...
Michele Boscacci, winner, S Caterina Vertical Kilometer. ©iancorless.com / VKWC

Italians take Santa Caterina VK

It was the turn of the sixth event on the new Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit Friday, June 16, with the Santa Caterina Vertical Kilometer® in Italy’s Stelvio National Park. The circuit ...
Winner and new record holder Maite Maiora at KM Vertica Fuente Dé

Teixido and Maiora winners in Spain

It was a new record with a stronger than ever Maite Maiora who beat her own course record yesterday. She shared the podium with an equally strong Ferran Teixido at the short and steep El Km ...
Ekaterina Mityaeva, winner of the first Santana Vertical. ©iancorless.com / VKWC

Teixido and Mityaeva take Santana VK

The inaugural Santana Vertical Kilometer® kicked off on Friday, June 2 on the island of Madeira, Portugal, fourth stage of the new Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit. A field of 81 athletes ...
Stephanie Jimenez, ranking leader. ©Quim Farrero / VKWC

Records fly at Zegama VK

Spaniard Laura Orgué and Norwegian Stian Angermund-Vik showed yet again their prowess in the Vertical Kilometer® skyrunning discipline. Both World Champions of the category, they crushed the ...
Japan's Yuri Yoshizumi, 2017 Transvulcania VK winner. ©iancorless.com / SWS

It’s a new record at Transvulcania VK

The second race of the new Vertical Kilometer® World Circuit climbed from sea to sky on the island of La Palma in the Spanish Canary Islands on May 11, 2017, with the Transvulcania Vertical ...
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