You are on the official page of the Ultramontée du Salève. A race created as a world premiere in 2010 and organized with passion by the Saint-Julien Athletic Club (ASJ74). It is also a charity race, supported by motivated volunteers.
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Next year, once again, the Ultra Montée du Salève will be one of the most award-winning races in France! Eager to make the event even crazier, the organizers have decided to renew the same arrival bonuses put into play last year. 34,000 euros potential arrival bonuses will be at stake, … Continuer la lecture
We are pleased to present the much-awaited official video of the 10th edition of the UMS, held with great success on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Many thanks to the professional Olivier Cochet for this production! See you in April 2020 for the 11 th edition, which promises to be exciting. … Continuer la lecture
The Ultra Montée du Salève (UMS) is the pedestrian event where everyone is challenged to achieve as many ascents of Mont-Salève as possible during 6 hours of racing; all the descents are done by cable car. In 2010, when it was first held, the UMS, with its unique race format, … Continuer la lecture
As already announced on our Facebook page, the 11th edition of the Ultra Montée du Salève will take place on Saturday, April 11, 2020. Last year, no fewer than 450 participants (limit reached) took part in the event. Before starting your preparation for the UMS 2020, let’s watch the official … Continuer la lecture
The magazine nature Trail has just published a special edition on the 100 favourite trails of the pros. Among these 100 races loved by the best runners, the Ultramontée du Salève! The UMS had already been named Top of the Year in 2010 by the Berglauf Journal, which lists the … Continuer la lecture