Entries by XTERRA

One Arm, No Limits: Jiachao Wang Impressive in XTERRA debut

When Jiachao Wang was five, he thought he heard bees in the walls of his house. “I loved honey,” said Wang, “So when I heard the bees, I put my hand into the wall to get some.” Wang grew up in a small town in the Yunnan Province, Southwest China, which, at the time, had […]

Pauline Aigon: 2017 XTERRA European F25-29 Champion

Pauline Aigon is racing with us the last 2 years. In 2016 she took the victory at her age group at XTERRA France and with just one race she finished 3rd in the 2016 European tour standings. In 2017 she raced more than anybody else in her Age group and was 1st in all 5 […]

XTERRA World Champs: Class of 2017

The elite race garners most of the attention in Maui, but this week it’s all about the age groupers. When we speak of how successful XTERRA amateurs are, it is often with the attitude that they are successful despite their amateur status, not because of it. But what if it’s the fact that amateurs don’t […]

XTERRA Couch to Trail – the Importance of Rest and Recovery

By Mimi Stockton of Next Level Endurance, 5x Age Group XTERRA World Champ  Rest and recovery. Ironically, it is one of the most important aspects of training. Despite this, most athletes do not get enough nor do they rest effectively. The primary principle of training is to elicit an adaptation response by shocking your body with […]

XTERRA Sports Unlimited Extends XTERRA into Sports Lifestyle Brand

Portland, Oregon – XTERRA Sports Unlimited, LLC (XSU) today announced the acquisition of TEAM Unlimited, LLC, the Hawaii-based television, events, and marketing company that brought off-road triathlon and trail running to the world under the brand name XTERRA. The transaction represents a strategic decision to extend the brand into performance and lifestyle product categories while […]

Leigh Plowman: 2017 XTERRA European M60-64 Champion

Leigh is one of the athletes that raced a lot with us this year. He won some races and was always on top 5 in his Age Group in every race he participated. “One of the things that I like in Leigh is his positive attitude. He is such a nice person, always with a […]

T-25 Days Until XTERRA Trail Run World Championship

For runners, the XTERRA Trail Run World Championship is a perfect race. Held in one of the most beautiful spots on the planet, the challenging 21K course takes you around and over a mountain, provides incredible views of the Pacific Ocean, and winds you through rainforests of stunning single track. Typically the course at Kualoa […]

Emilie Le Fur : 2017 XTERRA European F40-44 Champion

Emilie is racing with us the last years. She was 4th in the 2015 European Tour standings with only 2 races. In 2016 she raced more and was the Champion in her AG after 5 races with some great results. This year she did it again! After 5 races where she was always on the […]

2017 XTERRA Worlds – XTERRA Kapalua Trail Run

The XTERRA Kapalua Trail Run was a celebration of speed and dirt for more than 1,000 competitors that came from 45 countries and several Hawaiian islands.  Held a day before the 22nd XTERRA World Championship, the runners included top trail runners as well as family and friends of those competing in the XTERRA World Championship […]