Valtellina Vertical Tube Race – Montagne di Valtellina – April 7
Great day at Valtellina Vertical Tube Race with sunshine and perfect weather. Fully booked race with more than 400 entries. Win for vertical kilometer specialist italian Hannes Perkmann timing 14:10�, second place for Italian mountain running rising star Alberto Vender 14:44 and third place for organizer and runner Emanuele Manzi who also set his pb to 14â:46�. Just outside the podium but able to run under 15 the Austrian Jacob Mayer in front of surprising Swiss Friedrich Dä¤hler (first of non elite runners) Top ten also for Colombian Frank Carreno who finished 6th with time of 15:12.
Great surprise in female category with win for the spanish young girl Gisela Carrion Bertran who set a good 17:25, Second place for the winner of last year Katarzyna Kuzminska (POL-17:28�) and completing the podium the expert italian mountain runner and nordic skiers Antonella Confortola 17:43�. Elisa Compagnoni finished in 5th place 18:07 just in front of Dominika Wisniewska-Ulfik (POL-18:22).