Energy
WHERE
Val Masino
WHEN
26/08/2018

Kima Trophy

Domenica 26 agosto 2018, in Val Masino in Valtellina, uno degli eventi top per gli skyrunner: il Trofeo Kima con i suoi 52 km di percorso e 8.400 m di dislivello complessivi

Known all over the world, the Kima Trophy is one of the most important races for skyrunners with its highly technical 52 km of course over seven passes and a total of 8.400 m of vertical gain. Moraine, snowfields and exposed crests feature largely on the course, with fixed ropes for safety at key points. A biennial race since 2008, the 2016 edition was won by Nepali Bhim Gurung, who crushed Kilian Jornet's recordEmelie Forsberg won the women's race. The records to beat are 6h10’44” (set in 2016) and 7h36’21” (by Nuria Picas in 2012).

The Route

Start: Filorera (870m), then Val di Predarossa, Rifugio Ponti, Passo Cameraccio, Passo Torrone, Rifugio Allievi- Bonacossa, Passo Averta, Passo Qualido, Passo Camerozzo, Rifugio Gianetti, Passo Barbacane, Rifugio Omio, Bagni di Masino, Piana di Bregolana, San Martino and finish in Filorera (870m).
Click here to dowload the route map
Click here for the gpx map

Course features
Distance: 52 km. Vertical climb: 4,200 m ascent and 4,200 m descent, over seven passes above 2,500 m altitude. Maximum altitude: Cameraccio Pass, 2,950 m (Check Point).
Click here for the course profile

Info and Registrations

For security reasons, the maximum number of participants is 250.
Pre-registrations are open from December 21 to March 31. 
All submitted forms will be evaluated. Entries will not be based on a lottery or on a first come, first served basis, but on a strict vetting process. Only those with a satisfactory skyrunning CV will be accepted.The entry fee - only becomes payable if the aspirant competitor's vetted ballot application is successful. It must then be paid within 15 days of receiving the invitation to enter. Failure to pay the entry fee will not secure the entry.

For further details and registrations, visit the official website of the event

 

Val Masino

Where to stay

Hotels

  1. 5
  2. 4
  3. 3
  4. 2
  5. 1

Food and drink

Enjoy Valtellina bresaola Delicious, healthy cured beef, guaranteed by PGI marking, compliant with strict production rules and regulations and respect for tradition. Taste PGI apples from Valtellina, Golden Delicious, Red Delicious and Gala, excellent products with all the characteristics of mountain apples: crunchy, fragrant, aromatic and juicy. Discover the flavour of Bitto cheese, with all the aroma of mountain grass or savour Valtellina Casera cheese, a semi-fat dairy product with ancient tradition.