Garmin Mountain Festival Vall de Boí by BUFF
Garmin will be the new title sponsor of the Vall de Boí Mountain Festival by BUFF®. The American multinational is a leader in the development and manufacture of navigation and communication devices in various sectors of the engine, as well as in outdoor activities. Thus, it joins the continuity of the most consolidated festival in Europe and one of the most spectacular races in the Pyrenees, the Epic Trail Vall de Boí.
Since 2014, BUFF®, the Catalan company specializing in neck and head accessories for outdoor sports, has made it the reference point it is today and will maintain its link. with the Garmin Mountain Festival Vall de Boí byUFF® and the Garmin Epic Trail Vall de Boí by BUFF®.
Mountain Festival: outdoor activities for the whole family
Participants and their families will be able to enjoy activities such as canyoning, paragliding, mountain biking, Nordic walking, yoga, climbing, children’s activities, musical performances and the exhibition space. That is why the organization of the Garmin Mountain Festival Vall de Boí by BUFF® is working together with the City Council of Vall de Boí to offer a great festival with activities for everyone, which will maintain its epicenter in Barruera with a strong repercussion throughout the valley.
Epic Trail: four distances with new routes
The Garmin Epic Trail Vall de Boí by BUFF® once again challenges you to overcome the technical terrain of the Vall de Boí and the Aigüestortes and Estany de Sant Maurici National Park in the Lleida Pyrenees. The most important news of this 2022 is the renewal of the circuits that will offer new whole, views, peaks and ridges that will not disappoint the participants.
The routes that will be announced soon will ensure demanding climbs, technical sections and fast descents. Participants will be able to choose the distances according to their physical condition: 55km with 4,100 m +, 42 km with 3,300 m +, 23 km with 1,800 m + and 12 km with 460 m +.
Recall that in the 2021 edition, the Vall de Boí hosted the International Skyrunning Federation (ISF) World Skyrunning Championships, which brought together nearly 4,000 athletes from members of international delegations competing for medals and Open mode participants.