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Trail des Crêtes du Salève 2015 in Huaraches

Finally a trail I could run in Huaraches.

The week before was wet but not as wet as the week before the Malpassant. So I took my Skechers and my Xeroshoes, and asked the organizers just before the race. They said that it was OK almost everywhere, save for a small portion at the end, in the last leg below the Salève.

Indeed, it was damp but OK, save for this last part, with super super viscous mud in the end, I had to run in the dirt and dead leaves after to get my Huaraches to stick again to my feet.


And now, I am ready for the Trail du Gypaete in Huaraches...


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