Live again January the 14th
Stage 3 – 14/01/2020 : Les Gets
The 3rd stage of La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc started today in the center of the ski resort Les Gets. The dogs could run really fast today regarding the geography of the itinerary. The most sportive mushers had the opportunity twice to win some time in running up hill near their dogs. Since the beginning of the competition, the sled dog teams already ran 300kms.
In the OPEN category, the stage has been won by Iker Ozkoidi (SPA). Nevertheless, Remy Coste (FRA) remains first on the global ranking. Heinrich Winter (GER) is still third.
In the LIMITED category, Sylvia Ulrich (GER) and Cindy Duport (FRA) are also still first and second of the global ranking.
Today was the end of the Croquetteland Trophy. This 3 days race gave the opportunity to passionate mushers to use the same itinerary as the main race and experience different stages of an international competition such as La Grande Odyssée Savoie Mont Blanc. Philippe Desmurger, the winner of this year also won the Trophy last year. The second is Stéphane Pla-nou and the third is Aurélien Froidure.