The second edition gathered 84 mushers on two tracks specially created for the event and
allowing from the start to La Calme, towards the Mauroux summit.
It was a high-level competition, composed of French, Catalans and Spanish competitors who
came to run on Catalan snows. This edition was exceptional, firstly thanks to the number of
competitors (the race with the most of competitors in France in 2020!), and secondly thanks
to some international and national competitors.
In some categories, the French and Spain champions and the vice-champions of their
Myrtille and Aristide Bègue (international biathletes) run in the skijoring race. It was
obviously in this category the highest level : two participants a few weeks later were on the
podium of the French championship.
Here are the results : http://astrape.over-blog.com/2020/02/resultats-officiels-temps-scratch-musher-race-2020.html
Here are the photos : photos :
With 34 mushers for the first edition which took place in Font Romeu on the 9 th and 10 th of
February, the participants used two tracks according their category (among 6 possible
categories, according to the dogs team).
Around 15 volunteers organized the event during two days : registration files, information
for participants et spectators, timing system, … The help of ALTISERVICE (ski resort) allowed
the preparation of the tracks for the event.
About sports now : this first edition was a real success with 20 french participants (from
three sports associations) and 12 spanish participants. Two participants competed in two
Link to results: http://astrape.over-blog.com/2019/02/resultats-trophee-nordique-pyrenees-catalanes-2019.html
Link to photos :