Which Mountain Races Have You Voted For?
Thank you to everybody who voted in the first stage of our 'Greatest Mountain Races of All Time' contest. After a thrilling first round of competition, where classic and long distance races vied for votes in their groups, we can now announce the 8 races which will go through to the next round, the quarter finals. And from now on, it's a knockout competition.
From group A Sierre Zinal and Three Peaks Race go through.
From group B Canfranc Canfranc and K42 Argentina go through.
From group C Smarna Gora and Snowdon Race go through.
And from group D Grossglockner Berglauf and Mount Washington Road Race go through.
So this gives us the following quarter finals:
Quarter final 1: Sierre Zinal vs K42 Argentina
Quarter final 2: Canfranc Canfranc vs Three Peaks Race
Quarter final 3: Smarna Gora vs Mount Washington Road Race
Quarter final 4: Grossglockner Berglauf vs Snowdon Race
Voting opens tomorrow for the quarter finals! And remember it's knockout now, so only 4 races will make it through! Make sure you vote for your greatest mountain races of all time tomorrow. The deadline to vote is Saturday 27th June.