On Tuesday evening, the celebration of the International Day of Mountains took place in Ordino (Andorra). In honor of this event, a conference was organized. The honorary guest of the conference was the 37-year-old alpinist of Andorra, Domènec Trastoy. About a hundred spectators came to listen to the professional mountaineer, who has conquered …More
On February 23 and 24, 2019 ANDORRASKIMO ski mountaineering competition will be held in Andorra. The competition will be attended by 460 teams (2-3 people in each). Participants will be able to complete four routes: Skimo2, Skimo4, Skimo6 and Skimo 10. Race promoter, Gerard Riart, told all-andorra.com about the events’ organizational issues, as well as …More
Today in Andorra, a press conference was held on the eve of the competitions of Andorra Skimo 6 and Andorra Skimo 10.
The competition will take place on 24-25 February, 2018. This year for the first time it is going to be two stages: on the itinerary of the previous year, Skimo6 (from La Rabassa to …More
The President of the Andorran Federation of Ski-Mountaineering (Federació Andorrana de Muntanyisme), Jaume Esteve, told all-andorra.com that in terms of the upcoming Winter Olympics-2022, SKIMO (Ski-Mountaineering) could be on the list of Olympic disciplines.
“This year, Andorra once again held one of the stages of the ISMF World Cup Font Blanca competition, which in 2018 began …More
Information panels with the warning of avalanche danger are planned to be installed on the routes of ski mountaineering in Andorra, reported the Minister of Tourism of Andorra Francesc Camp. All necessary research in this area will be handled by the national center for the study of nature of Andorra (CENMA).
As the minister …More
The head of the Andorran Cycling Federation, the organizer of the most popular sports competitions in Andorra, Gerard Riart, told all-andorra.com about the trends in the world of sports in Andorra and worldwide, as well as about the peculiarities of organizing sports events in the principality.
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The registration of participants of Skimo6 and Skimo10 competitions will be opened on 11th December this year. The limit of participants is 650 people. The number of participants in each team is 2-3 people. Organizers of the event warn: last year the limit was reached in less than 24 hours before the registration was closed!
Ski mountaineering SKIMO6 took place in Andorra on 5th March. The organizer of the event Gerard Riart tells all-andorra.com that from year to year this kind of sport becomes more popular in Andorra:
“This year 180 teams participated in the competition (2-3 people in each: men, women and mixed teams), in total 460 people participated. For comparison: last …More
The world Cup Font Blanca, Andorra. Individual Race: men, women, juniors. Arcalis. 21.01.2017.
El Bony de les Neres is one of those mountains of Andorra which we know little about, because it is in the second or even the third row. The direct view of the mountain is almost completely blocked by the top of the nearest Pic de Casamanya – one of the highest peaks of the …More