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2008 General Result

La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc result

Rang
Nation Mushers NB stages
Accumulated times
Difference/1st
1 Sweden Petter Karlsson 10 36:03:51  
2 Swiss Emil Inauen 10 36:36:29 00:32:38
3 Norway Ketil Reitan 10 37:22:19 01:18:28
4 Czech Republic Radek Havrda 10 38:33:20 02:29:29
5 Czech Republic Jiri Vondrak 10 40:22:16 04:18:25
6 France Daniel Juillaguet 10 40:50:27 04:46:36
7 Canada Braden Bennett 10 41:17:35 05:13:44
8 France Jean-Philippe Pontier 10 41:51:28 05:47:37
9 USA Timothy Hunt 10 42:07:40 06:03:49
10 Swiss Pierre-Antoine Heritier 10 42:31:46 06:27:55
11 France Jean Combazard 10 43:38:00 07:34:09
12 Quebec Christian Duchesne 10 44:26:00 08:22:09
13 France Isabelle Travadon 10 44:27:21 08:23:30
14 France Catherine Mathis 10 45:59:58 09:56:07
15 Germany Wolfram Schumacher 10 48:22:07 12:18:16
16 Québec Caroline Morin 10 49:19:24 13:15:33
17 Suisse Jaco Alex Ulmann  9  55:22:21  
18 Allemagne Thomas Hoffmann  6  56:31:01  
18 France Jean-Marc Tatu  6  58:13:25  

 

Trophy Haute Maurienne Vanoise result

Rang Nation Mushers NB stages
Accumulated times Difference/1st
1 France François Pagnoux 2 10:55:53  
2 France David Godin 2 11:57:55 01:02:02
3 Spain Miquel-Angel Martinez 2 12:13:01 01:17:08
4 Swiss Sarah Audetat 2 14:02:26 03:06:33
5 Swiss Ambroise Evequoz 2 14:32:21 03:36:28
6 France Christian Perlwitz 2 14:52:31 03:56:38
7 Croatia Renato Zobundzija 2 19:18:51 09:22:57
8 Croatie Aurélien Berbesson 2 21:15:24 11:19:31
9 Italie Tiziano Ruffa 2 18:42:23 08:46:30
Aurélien BERBESSON

Aurélien
BERBESSON

France France [38 years old]

Finisher :

Sponsors : LA BOUTIQUE DU BRIGONNET MAGIC - ROYAL CANIN - OBO ET LES DONATEURS - CONSEIL GENERAL DE LA CHARENTE - CORINNE OZENNE EDITION - RLM DISTRIBUTION - UNION DEPARTEMENTALE DES SAPEURS POMPIERS DE LA CHARENTE

Prize list :
Trophée Haute Maurienne 2012 (10)
Trophée Haute Maurienne 2008 (8)

Biography :
Aurélien is racing with his siberian huskies. It will be his third tome racing a Trophee.

Jean COMBAZARD

Jean
COMBAZARD

France France [58 years old]

Finisher : 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2008

Sponsors : - Amy Ecobat - Sodexo Stop Hunger - Royal Canin

Prize list :
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2017 (5)
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2016 (7) Nordic Rank (1)
Sprint FISTC World Championship 2015 (1)
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2015 (8) Nordic Rank (1)
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2014 (7)
Sprint FISTC World Championship 2013 (1)
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2013 (14)
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2012 (10)
Sprint FISTC European Championship 2012 (1)
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2011 (10) Best Siberian Husky Team
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2010 (19) Non finisher
La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc 2008 (11)
Trophée Haute-Maurienne 2009 CHAMPION

Biography :

Christian DUCHESNE

Christian
DUCHESNE

Canada Canada [61 years old]

Finisher : 2008

Sponsors :

Prize list :

Biography :

Ambroise EVEQUOZ

Ambroise
EVEQUOZ

Switzerland Switzerland [45 years old]

Finisher :

Sponsors :

Prize list :

Biography :

David GODIN

David
GODIN

France France [48 years old]

Finisher :

Sponsors :

Prize list :

Biography :

Radek HAVRDA

Radek
HAVRDA

Czech Republic Czech Republic [45 years old]

Finisher : 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010, 2009, 2008

Sponsors : - NON-STOP DOGWEAR.CZ - VETERINÁR S.R.O - HUMI OUTDOOR

Prize list :
La Grande Odyssée 2015 (1)
La Grande Odyssée 2014 (3)
La Grande Odyssée 2013 (4)
La Grande Odyssée 2012 CHAMPION
La Grande Odyssée 2011 (13) non finisher
La Grande Odyssée 2010 (2)
La Grande Odyssée 2009 CHAMPION
La Grande Odyssée 2008 (4)
Trophy Grande Odyssée 2007 CHAMPION

Biography :
Radek is the one and only double champion of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc. He will try in 2015 to make history again in becoming the first three times champion.

Timothy HUNT

Timothy
HUNT

United States United States [53 years old]

Finisher : 2008, 2006, 2005

Sponsors :

Prize list :
Iditarod 2009 (52)
LGO 2008 (9)
LGO 2006 (3)
LGO 2005 (8)

Biography :
Tim has been a race veterinarian at the Iditarod and other races. His mushing experience made him travel a lot through the US. He has already run LGO three times. He is also an Iditarod veteran.

Emil INAUEN

Emil
INAUEN

Switzerland Switzerland [46 years old]

Finisher : 2010, 2008, 2005

Sponsors : Swiss Natural, Virbac, Energizer, GLA-WEL, Scurion, Simex Trading, Lowa, Black Diamond, Mountain Hardwear, Trade Net

Prize list :
Yukon Quest 300 2003 (8)
Finnmarkslopet 500 2005 (5) Rookie of the year
LGO 2005 (6)
LGO 2008 (2)
LGO 2010 CHAMPION

Biography :
A former steep skier and climber, Emil has fallen in love with sleddogs during a trip in Canada. Originally coming from Switzerland, he has moved his kennel to Norway in 2009 to improve his level. Emil is also the builder of the sleds of the world famous BEWE brand. Emil hold the record of most stages won on La Grande OdysséeSavoie Mont Blanc and is the reigning champion.

Petter KARLSSON

Petter
KARLSSON

Sweden Sweden [43 years old]

Finisher : 2010, 2009, 2008

Sponsors : STORUMAN ENERGI AB - SNOTROLL - EUKANUBA - SLUSSFORS TRANSPORT & SERVICE

Prize list :
LGO 2008 1st
Amundsen Race 2008 9th
LGO 2009 5th
Femundlopet 600 17th

Biography :
Petter runs a farm in the summer and a sleddog tour business in the winter. He develops a special breeding for La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc. His dogs are a mix of alaskan huskies and shorthaired pointers. La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc is his main goal of the season.

Miquel-Angel MARTINEZ

Miquel-Angel
MARTINEZ

Spain Spain [67 years old]

Finisher : 2006, 2005, 2012

Sponsors : Alipac - Royal Canin - Buff - Bioiberica - Charpova esports - Mutiwatch - Nordica.com

Prize list :
LGO 2012 (12)
LGO 2006 (11)
LGO 2005 (13)
Trophée Haute Maurienne 2011 (4)
Trophée Haute Maurienne 2008 (3)
Trophée Haute Maurienne 2007 (8)
Finnmarkslopet 1000 2011 (10)
Finnmarkslopet 1000 2007 (21)
Finnmarkslopet 1000 2006 (15)
Finnmarkslopet 1000 2005 (19)
Finnmarkslopet 500 2004 (20)
Finnmarkslopet 500 2003 (18)


Biography :
Miquel has already run La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc in 2005 and 2006 and the Trophée Haute Maurienne Vanoise 2007, 2008 and 2010. He is back to LGO this year to run the Arctic Alps Cup.

Catherine MATHIS

Catherine
MATHIS

France France [63 years old]

Finisher : 2008

Sponsors : Royal Canin

Prize list :

Biography :
She takes care of the dogs, litters and so... She was practicing windsurfing during more than 10 years before to be involved with sleddogs in 1990. She races in 8 dogs class, she is French champion in this class. She likes cinema (very good movies), Thierry used to say"intellectual movies"!! She is graduated from University but no use to practice mushing !!!

Caroline MORIN

Caroline
MORIN

Canada Canada [53 years old]

Finisher : 2008

Sponsors :

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Biography :

François PAGNOUX

François
PAGNOUX

France France [53 years old]

Finisher : 2015, 2012

Sponsors : CG hautes Pyrénées alaskan team

Prize list :
LGO 2015 (6)
Finnmarkslopet 1000 2014
Trophy UMES 2013 Champion
Finnmarkslopet 500 2013 (36)
Trophy Grande Odyssée 2012 (2)
Finnmarkslopet 500 2012 (34)
Amundsen race 2011 (19)
Trophy Haute Maurienne 2008 CHAMPION
Trophy Haute Maurienne 2007 (13)

Biography :
François is a moutain guide, he is also running a professional alaskan huskies kennel in the Pyrenees. He ran the Trophée haute Maurienne for the first time in 2007. The next year, he won it. In 2012, he ran the Trophée Grande Odyssée and he will become the first musher to have run the three Trophées as he will be running the inaugural Trophée UMES. An ultra-trail runner, François will be at ease on the trails of the Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc for his first participationt.

Christian PERLWITZ

Christian
PERLWITZ

France France [40 years old]

Finisher :

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Ketil REITAN

Ketil
REITAN

Norway Norway [58 years old]

Finisher : 2011, 2009, 2008

Sponsors : UnoX, Royal Canin Norway, Roros Hotell, Rorosbanken, Canada Goose

Prize list :
Arctic Alps Cup 2011 CHAMPION
LGO 2008 (3), LGO 2009 (7), LGO 2011 (4)
Finnmarkslopet 1000 2011 (11)
Yukon Quest 1989
Iditarod 1991, 1992 (10), 1993, 1994
Hope Nadezhda 1991
Femundlopet 2008 (2e), 2009 (7e)
Finnmarkslopet 2006 (12e), 2007 (11e) 2010 (7)

Biography :
Ketil is the only one musher who has run the 4 greatest races in the world: the Iditarod, the Yukon Quest, the Finnmarkslopet and La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc.

Tiziano RUFFA

Tiziano
RUFFA

Switzerland Switzerland [62 years old]

Finisher :

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Wolfram SCHUMACHER

Wolfram
SCHUMACHER

Germany Germany [57 years old]

Finisher : 2008

Sponsors : Iron Dog - Canina - Coleman - Polux - Ovator - the HEAT company - Sub Zero - Oregon - Columbia - Petzl - Rud - Wolf - Oatsnack - Duracell - Danler - Cep - Guyotdesigns

Prize list :
Femundlopet 300 2005 (41)
Femundlopet 400 2006 (10)
LGO 2008 (15)
Trophée Haute Maurienne Vanoise 2010 (5)
Finnmarkslopet 1000 2010 (28)

Biography :
Wolfram began mushing in 1998 after being fallin in love with the sport during a trip to Alaska. He has run La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc, the Trophée Haute Maurienne Vanoise and the Finnmarkslopet 1000. This musher, long distance runner, is back in 2011 on LGO.

Jean-Marc TATU

Jean-Marc
TATU

France France [48 years old]

Finisher : 2008, 2013

Sponsors :

Prize list :
La Grande Odyssée 2013 (17)
La Grande Odyssée 2008 (18)
Trophy Grande Odyssée 2007 (10)

Biography :
Jean-Marc lives in Vendée on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean. He trains his alskan-huskies on the long sand beaches.

Isabelle TRAVADON

Isabelle
TRAVADON

France France [56 years old]

Finisher : 2013, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2005

Sponsors : Royal Canin - Swiss Cool Mushing

Prize list :
LGO 2012 (9) Best Siberian Husky Team
LGO 2010 (15) Best Siberian Husky Team
LGO 2008 (13)
LGO 2005 (9) Best Siberian Husky Team
Trophée Haute Maurienne 2011 (2)
Finnmarkslopet 1000 2010 (27)
Finnmarkslopet 500 2007 (29)
Femundlopet 600 2007 (24)
Alpirod 1994 (26) 1995 (22)

Biography :
Isabelle is for sure the most famous french female musher. She has been breeding working siberian huskies for a lot of years. Many other teams in France have dogs coming from her kennel.

Jaco Alex ULMANN

Jaco Alex
ULMANN

Switzerland Switzerland [54 years old]

Finisher : 2012, 2010, 2009

Sponsors : HS VITA AG – SILVA Switzerland – LEATHERMAN Switzerland – ALLFARM AG – CAMPINGAZ/COLEMAN Switzerland – CIARA SUISSE – HUSKY TRAIL AG

Prize list :
LGO 2012 (11)
LGO 2011 (14) non finisher
LGO 2010 (17)
LGO 2009 (13)
Finnmarkslopet 500 2007 (39)
Finnmarkslopet 500 2008 (31)

Biography :
Jaco Alex has run LGO in 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2011. He is back in 2012 with motivation as great as ever.

Renato ZOBUNDZIJA

Renato
ZOBUNDZIJA

Croatia Croatia [47 years old]

Finisher :

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Prize list :
Trophy La Grande Odyssee Savoie Mont Blanc 2009 (3)
Trophy La Grande Odyssee Savoie Mont Blanc 2008 (7)

Biography :