World’s top skyrunners head for Series’ Italy finals
The 2015 Skyrunner® World Series will come to a close on Saturday, October 17 in the magnificent location of Limone on Italy’s Lake Garda. Here, both the Vertical and the Sky Series titles are at stake and the world’s top ranked athletes will be there to grab them.
The field in the 23km Limone Extreme SkyRace® is wide open in both the men’s and the women’s categories which will make for an electrifying event. Eight out of the top ten women will be lining up with a full ten out of ten in the men’s. Where to begin?
The women’s game has top contenders, Laura Orgue, Elisa Desco, Maite Maiora, Megan Kimmel and Stevie Kremer, last year’s winner, battling for the title. Recently crowned Ultra Series Champion, Emelie Forsberg will be racing up front too, but her 7th ranking position leaves the title out of reach has decided to have a well-earned break to prepare for the skimo season and has withdrawn from the competitions.
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