The 30th edition of the Diagonale des Faus 2022 will take place this Thursday from 9:00 pm on a route of 165 kilometers and 10,217 meters, where more than 2,800 runners are expected at the start. We bring you all the information to follow this legendary race live on Reunion Island.
For 30 years, the Diagonale des Fauces, which crosses Reunion from Saint-Pierre to Saint-Denis via Silavos, Maideau and Maffate, is a vA true monument in the history of ultra trail in France. The 2022 edition will be given this Thursday, October 20 In Saint-Pierre, from Ravine Blanche, at 9pm (7pm in mainland France). The arrival is scheduled for Stade La Redoute in Saint-Denis, at best within 24 hours, i.e. early evening on Friday 21 October. Other runners have until 3:40pm (1:40pm in mainland France) on Sunday 23 October to reach the finish line.
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Beauties in the beginning
Despite the absence of the winner of the 2013, 2014, 2016 and 2018 editions, Francois de Hain (afflicted with calcaneus), various specialists are likely to liven up the debates, both among men and among women. In total, there will be no less than six to start with those who have already registered their names in the list of winners. The Grand Raid : Italian Daniel Jung (2021), will play her trophy won last year, the American Sabrina Stanley (2015), as well as the French Ludovic Pommeret (2021), Gregory Karmer (2019), Antoine Guillon (2015) and Julian Corrier (2011, 2009). Among women, American Courtney Dowalter The legendary reunion will be the first to take part in the race Coming up with a favorite symbol. On the Habs side, we’ll count too Benat Marmissol, Lambert Santelli And David House In men, likewiseAnne-Lise Rousset, Sylvain Cassot, Sarah Old And Sophie Blaard Among women, to play the leading roles.
Live at Réunion La 1ère
La Diagonale des Fous will be broadcast live on La Chaîne Meeting on 1st It offers you the widest coverage of the event by letting you experience the four races of the programme: Diagonal of bishopsStarting at 9pm on Thursday 20 October until the last runners arrive on Sunday 23 October, The The Bourbon TrailThe Mascarenes And Sembrocal relay. The Ultra Trail will be telecast live the chain Grand Raid CanalAlso available from the Discovery Package on Channel 19 myCANAL.
They have a range of equipment and devices that allow supporters, friends and families to follow the matches in the best possible conditions. Everything has been done to simplify the follow-up of competitions, whether you are on the course or at home. Thanks for the platform Live trial », it is possible to follow different trail runners of their choice (through the runner file) to know their position and time at the finish in real time. You can download the application on your smartphone and Android (Google Play) or iPhone (App Store).
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