Thursday, May 8, 2008
Raid Millet Chamonix Mont Blanc
From today to Sunday 11th and for the 5th consecutive year in May, the Raid Millet Chamonix Mont Blanc attracts sportsmen who wants to test their endurance. This 4 day race is not for the faint-hearted: combining trail running, mountain biking, orienteering, snowshoeing, rope work and a surprise trial it is guaranteed to put even the fittest of athletes through their paces. Each team consists of 2 competitors and 1 support member and the race passes through Aiguilles Rouges, Servoz, St Gervais, Bionnassay, Les Houches, Vallorcine, Switzerland and of course Chamonix (150 kilometres and 9,000 metres drop).