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OTTER will be the GRAND FINAL for international Trail Running Series

Unique series of 5 iconic international races will culminate at the OTTER African Trail Run in South Africa. ANNECY, FRANCE – Salomon is excited to announce the ‘Golden Trail Series’—a revolutionary new trail running race series concept commencing May, 2018. The series will combine five of the most iconic short-distance trail races on the planet […]

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Lutraphobia – the fear of Otters

written by Bruce Clark – RUN WRITE In the long jump event at the 1968 Summer Olympics, Bob Beamon jumped so far he created a new word. “Beamonesque” entered sporting lexicon and is now used as an adjective to describe spectacular athletic feats. Out of nowhere Beamon produced the jump of the century. In an […]

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Otter TV – A series of short clips featuring The Otter Trail Run

The Otter Movie Series is a collection of short (1-3 minute) movie clips each featuring an aspect of the Otter African Trail Run past, present and future. The first one, titled “Everything Changes,” is pure inspiration for participants themed around how the change in direction for the Retto 2014 changes everything for the contenders. You […]

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