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.
We have therefore translated the main pages of our site internally into three languages (english, german, italian). For this reason, you may find a few small grammatical or syntax errors in the foreign versions. We apologize for this and welcome your feedback.
Originally scheduled for Saturday, April 11, 2020, the Ultra Montée du Salève (UMS) has been cancelled due to the Covid-19 outbreak. However, it is important to us to satisfy your request to maintain the event. Moreover, despite the difficult context, we are confident in our organizational capacities and we are … Continuer la lecture
Fellow runners, Following the Prime Minister’s announcement banning gatherings of more than 100 people and the press release of the FFA ruling today on the cancellation of all competitions, group training and gatherings due to the increasing circulation of the Covid-19 Coronavirus on our territory, we regret to announce the … Continuer la lecture
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