Yesterday, on May 3rd, 2016 the 8th annual festival of winter extreme sports, the Red Fox Elbrus Race officially began! More than 300 athletes from 14 countries all over the world spent the first beautiful days of May on the snow covered slopes of Mt. Elbrus in the Caucasus mountains, challenging themselves in various alpine… Read More

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The best part was the bottom where we flew by day hikers who looked at us like we were crazy and only we knew for certain they were right. It was one of those trips that you wouldn’t actually embark upon if you knew the outcome beforehand. As originally proposed, we all knew it would… Read More

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Memorial day kicks off the perception of summer but the current conditions in Colorado suggest Old Man Winter made an unexpected, late visit to the state. An unseasonably wet May left upwards of ten feet of snow at the higher elevations throughout Colorado’s vast Rocky Mountains. The traditional opening day of the Trail Ridge Road… Read More

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30th April 11:00-19:00 – Registration. Glade Azau (hotel Vershina). 19:00 – Briefing of the ski-mountaineering vertical race.  1st May 9:00 – Ski-mountaineering vertical race. ISMF European series. Russian Ski-mountaineering Championship. 14:00 – Inauguration of the Festival. Awarding ceremony of the winners of the ski-mountaineering vertical race. 19:00 – Briefing of the ski-mountaineering personal race. 2nd… Read More

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