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RACE REPORT: MAITE MAIORA, SKYRUNNING ULTRA WORLD CHAMPION

Maite Maiora RaidLight ambassador, participated in the ULTRA category held on Saturday 10 July 2021, took first place and was crowned Ultra Skyrunning World Champion.

RaidLight partnership with GRR

RaidLight is proud to be a partner of the Grand Raid de la Réunion since 2015 The Grand Raid, the legendary Ultra race traversing the island of Reunion from North to South, sets the whole peninsula ablaze for a week. This race, elected as the..

RaidLight become an independent SME again

RAIDLIGHT AND VERTICAL ARE TAKEN OVER BY THEIR FOUNDER AND A GROUP OF SHAREHOLDERS PASSIONATE ABOUT OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

We have the pleasure to inform you that RaidLight and Vertical take back on August 1st, 2020 their autonomy within an independent company.

Jungle expedition, the heart of the Amazon Rainforest

3rd December. Let's go for 5, 6, 7 or 8 days on foot in the jungle, we don't know! Packs on our backs, we cross our first big river. After 50 m, first fall for me. I wasn't afraid to get wet, anyway humidity will be part of our daily life until we get out of this dense forest.

Mini guide to finishing an Ultra - Eric Bonnotte

Who am I? Eric Bonnotte, 53 years old, 35 years of running including 26 in the world of ultra endurance, whether on road, on circuit (hourly races) or on trail.

Jordi Gamito joins Team RaidLight

At 38 years old, Jordi Gamito is among the world's elite with victories in internationally renowned races including 2nd place in the 2018 UTWT rankings, 3rd in UTMB and 3rd in the MIUT.

Jacqui Bell - Youngest person in the world to have run an Ultra on every continent

At only 25 years old Jacqui Bell is today the youngest person in the world to have run an on each of the 7 continents. We met her in 2019 and started working together, she is incredibly inspiring and we are convinced that her story is meant to be shared!

7 WILD TRAILS - with Christophe le Saux

Christophe le Saux has been a RaidLight athlete for several years. Passionate Ultra runner, he specializes in stage races or challenges. He travels the world in search of the summits to climb, always running. He tells us about his last challenge in 2019, the 7 wild trails.

Montebelluna - How to create a trail shoe

Footwear is the most important item for a runner, the only point of contact between the body and the ground. Comfort is therefore important, just like dynamism, which is necessary to respond to every change of direction. What are the main criteria in choosing a trail shoe? How far do you like to run? On what type of terrain?

Comparison of Energy drinks, 2019

Using a criteria that I have defined (and explained) the quality of the drink and its price to obtain an average. The average can be modified depending on whether your main criterion is cost or quality.