India’s Kieren D’Souza combines love of mountains and running at Yading Skyrun, but had ‘no clue’ in first trail race in CCC at UTMB

//India’s Kieren D’Souza combines love of mountains and running at Yading Skyrun, but had ‘no clue’ in first trail race in CCC at UTMB

India’s Kieren D’Souza combines love of mountains and running at Yading Skyrun, but had ‘no clue’ in first trail race in CCC at UTMB

As far as taking up trail running goes, picking the 100-kilometre CCC is certainly like throwing yourself in at the deep end. In fact, it is not usually even possible as you need to collect points from other races to qualify.That did not deter Kieren D’Souza. He had run some road ultras, on flat concrete courses, that amassed enough points to enter but did not prepare him for the hilly CCC in Chamonix.“I had no clue about trail running at that point, and I remember reading the elevation profile…

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