UTMB World Series Partners
HOKA, premier footwear and apparel Series partner
HOKA®, the performance footwear and apparel brand, is the Premier Footwear and Apparel Partner to the UTMB World Series.
HOKA’s role as UTMB World Series Premier Partner highlights the brand’s ascendancy in the trail running community. HOKA was first adopted by trail and ultra-runners as a best-in-class footwear option for those seeking to perform to their fullest potential. The brand has since established a strong presence in the ultra-trail running community, known for its innovative trail running shoe assortment. In addition to top performing footwear, HOKA unveiled a brand-new apparel line in 2020, created from insights by trail running icons like Jim Walmsley, Magdalena Lewy Boulet, and Ludovic Pommeret.
OFFICIAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTNER
Dacia becomes Official Technical Partner and exclusive Automotive Partner for UTMB World Series European and African events, including UTMB Mont-Blanc, beginning 2022.
UTMB World Series shares many fundamental principles with Dacia. Both organizations focus on the spirit of solidarity, inclusivity and on the development of a mindful consumption.
OFFICIAL TECHNICAL WATCH PARTNER
Wahoo has partnered with UTMB as the Global Technical Partner. As a hardware and software training brand for endurance athletes, Wahoo offers training devices, technology and resources to runners to help get their performance to the next level.
BUFF® extends its long-term partnership with UTMB as Official Head and Neckwear Supplier to the UTMB World Series Events in EMEA and the Americas for 2022. As part of the company’s plans to create a more conscious business model, most of the BUFF®’s products are designed and made in Barcelona with recycled or natural fabrics as part of their sustainability program ‘Do More Now’. Partners to UTMB Mont-Blanc since 2007 – during which time, BUFF® has been worn by many UTMB podium finishers – the partnership extension solidifies our strong ongoing relationship and we look forward to embarking on a new, global journey together.
As the official supplier of hydration packs, filtration systems, sports bottles and beverages, CamelBak brings its cutting-edge innovations to the series for those looking to perform to their maximum potential.
A pioneer in hydration and transportation solutions since 1989, and a partner of the UTMB Mont-Blanc since 2016, CamelBak empowers those pursuing an active lifestyle - from established elites to newcomers just beginning their running journey.
COMPRESSPORT has become the Official Compression Apparel and Technical Socks Supplier of the UTMB World Series through 2024.
As part of the partnership, COMPRESSPORT® will develop a specific UTMB-branded range of compression products. Every detail of the product line has been considered for the athletes to perform at their best.
Many athletes will compete using COMPRESSPORT® material including Aurélien Dunand-Pallaz, Ivan Camps, Diego Pazos, Kathrin Götz, Grégoire Curmer, Arthur Joyeux-Bouillon, Ludovic Pommeret, Sage Canaday, Dylan Bowman, Julien Chorier, Fernanda Maciel, Michael Wardian, Thibaut Garrivier and Audrey Tanguy.
NÄAK is the Official On Course Sports Nutrition and Sports Hydration Supplier of the UTMB World Series.
NÄAK will provide Ultra Energy™ bars, waffles, drink mixes, purees and gels to the aid stations of all UTMB events, as well as nutrition plans to all runners prior to their races. Made for trail and ultra-runners, NÄAK Ultra Energy™ products were created with the insights of elite runners like Mathieu Blanchard and Marianne Hogan.
NÄAK’s tagline, ‘Fuel your ultra, preserve your playground’ perfectly embodies the brand's approach to nutrition. As Certified B Corp, everything NÄAK does is designed to help trail runners achieve their full potential while preserving their playground.
TECHNICAL PARTNER HIGH PERFORMANCE FOOTWEAR SOLES
Vibram is the world leader in the high-performance rubber-sole sector. A UTMB® partner since 2007, Vibram is now an important player in the trail-running world with soles developed specifically for this discipline, offering unparalleled grip, traction, lightness and durability. Thanks to Vibram, trail running enthusiasts can take on the most technical races and challenging routes. Mountain running requires suitable technical gear; with Vibram soles equipped with Megagrip, Litebase and Traction Lug technology, used by the most respected trail footwear brands, trail runners of all levels, from beginners to professionals, can take on races with increased safety over any terrain and even in extreme weather conditions. Whether you are on flat land or in the mountains, come rain or shine, put your trust in Vibram and peace of mind is guaranteed!
Official Travel and Accommodations Partner
Nirvana, a leading Sports Travel, Accommodation and Logistics operator becomes the official partner to the UTMB World Series from 2024.
Nirvana have over 20 years’ experience in offering runners a range of travel and accommodation services to make the journey a stress-free and time saving experience, allowing runners to fully focus on training, and enjoying the UTMB event experience.
Arranging travel, accommodation and logistics through Nirvana aids event preparation and helps runners perform at their best, whilst also catering for accompanying friends and family.
Verbier St Bernard by UTMB®, is a unique event from the resort of Verbier to the Grand Saint-Bernard pass, crossing the valleys of Bagnes, Entremont and Ferret, promising unprecedented human adventures. Joining us for this event is an opportunity to get closer to passionate, motivated trail runners from all over the world, who come to experience life off the beaten track.
If you'd like to get in touch with our team and find out more about partnership opportunities with this race, our team will be delighted to talk to you.