The second night of the race has passed and the solitary run of Iker Karrera keeps going towards Courmayeur. This morning the Spanish runner has arrived at the life base of Valtournenche ( 236 km) at 9.30 am. Behind him Franco Collè, (1 hour )athlete of the Aosta Valley who seems to be in great form. Third the French Lionel Trivel.
At the life base of Gressoney St-Jean (200 km) arrived in following order: Oscar Perez, Patrick Boahard, Marco Zanchi, Nickademus Hollon, Laurent Gueraud, Pablo Criado Toca, Masahiro Ono, Giancarlo Annovazzi. Nerea Martinez, Giuseppe Grange, Jean Nicolas Martin, Roberto Beretta. In head of the female ranking, the Spanish Nerea Martinez (12 total position) who has passed by Francesca Canepa (17. total position). Third Emanuela Tonetti.
At the moment we register 177 withdrawals. Still 529 running. Top runners who don't participate anymore are: Gregoire Millet , second at the Tor 2012, Christophe Le Saux. Sonia Glarey, Carles Rossel Falco and Julia Bonmata Arnau. The slower athletes this morning at 10.30 am faced up the route from Sassa to the refuge Coda, about halfway. The next time obstacle, tomorrow morning at 2.00 am at Donnas.