Zegama Aizkorri 2018 Male Elites

The Mens Zegama Aizkorri field could be the most competitive start list in this legendary race’s history.

24 Males who we believe could fill the top positions are highlighted below. The anticipation is building for the first race of the #GoldenTrailSeries 

Who is your pick for the podium?

Stian Angermund NORWAY – TEAM SALOMON – 2017 ZEGAMA WINNER RECORD OLDER – 2017 RING OF STEALL WINNER & RECORD OLDER – 2018 TRANSVULCANIA 21KM WINNER – 2018 ITRA POINTS LEADER WITH 913 POINTS. Photo:Jordi Saragossa – fotògraph

Marc Lauenstein

SWITZERLAND – TEAM SALOMON – 2017 & 2018 TRAIL DU VENTOUX WINNER – 2017 ZEGAMA 3RD – 2017 OCC WINNER

Photo: Jordi Saragossa – fotògraph

Rui Ueda

JAPAN – TEAM COLUMBIA MONTRAIL – 2017 HASETSUNE WINNER – 2017 KOREA 50K WINNER – 2016 CCC 2ND

Aritz Egea

SPAIN – TEAM SALOMON – 2018 REVENTON TRAIL WINNER – 2017 RUN THE RUT WINNER – 2017 GORBEIA SUZIEN WINNER – 2017 OLYMPUS MARATHON WINNER

Max king

USA TEAM SALOMON – 2017 CHUCKANUT 50K WINNER – 2017 BROKEN ARROW WINNER – 2017 MONT BLANC MARATHON 3RD – 2017 SIERRE-ZINAL 4TH 

Photo: Droz Photo

Remi Bonnet

SWITZERLAND – TEAM SALOMON – 2017 PIKES PEAK MARATHON WINNER

Photo: Martina Valmassoi

William Rodriguez

COLOMBIA – 2015 SIERRE-ZINAL 2ND – 2018 PACIFIC TRAIL WINNER – 2017 SIERRE-ZINAL 8TH

Photo: Jordi Saragossa – fotògraf

Pascal Egli

SWITZERLAND – TEAM DYNAFIT – 2017 WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIP 3RD – 2017 RING OF STEALL 2ND – 2017 RUN THE RUT 2ND 

Sage Canaday

USA – TEAM HOKA – 2017 LAKE SONOMA WINNER – 2017 SPEEDGOAT 3RD – 2017 CHUCKANUT 50K 3RD – 2017 HONG KONG 100 3RD 

Photo: Timothee Nalet

Kiril Nikolov

BULGARIA – 2017 REBEL TRAILS MARATHON WINNER – 2017 RING OF STEALL 5TH – 2017 RUN THE RUT 4TH – 2017 OLYMPUS MARATHON 3 RD

Thibaut Baronian

FRANCE – TEAM SALOMON – 2017 SKYRHUNE WINNER – 2017 OCC 2ND – 2017 SIERRE-ZINAL 7TH – 2018 REVENTON TRAIL MARATHON 2ND 

Photo: Droz Photo

Alexis Sevennec

FRANCE – TEAM SCOTT – 2017 GLEN COE SKYLINE 3RD – 2016 LIMONE EXTREME WINNER – 2017 ZEGAMA

Ismail Razga

MOROCCO – TEAM LA SPORTIVA – 2017 TOLOSALDEKO WINNER – 2017 APUKO IGOERA WINNER – 2016 MARATHON PIRENEU WINNER – 2016 ZEGAMA 6TH

Adrien Michaud

FRANCE – TEAM SCOTT – 2017 SKYRACE MATHEYSIN WINNER – 2017 SKYRHUNE 2ND – 2017 EPIC TRAIL 3RD – 2017 ZEGAMA 5TH

Photo: Trails Endurance Mag

Stephan Wenk

SWITZERLAND – TEAM SCOTT – 2017 ULTRAKS WINNER – 2017 SWISS ALPINE K47 WINNER – 2017 EIGER E51 WINNER – 2017 SIERRE ZINAL 6TH

Finlay Wild

UK – 2017 TROMSØ 3RD – 2017 GLEN COE 4TH – 2018 YADING SKYRACE 5TH

Photo: Holmfirth Harriers

Matt Flaherty

USA – TEAM SALOMON – 2017 OLD GHOST WINNER – 2016 TECUMSEH MARATHON WINNER – 2017 SWISS ALPINE K78 3RD

Photo: Martina Valmassoi

Kane Reilly

SOUTH AFRICA – TEAM SALOMON – 2017 MONT BLANC MARATHON 5TH – 2017 OTTER TRAIL 2ND – 2016 TABLE MOUNTAIN WINNER

Christian Greyling

SOUTH AFRICA – TEAM SALOMON – 2017 OTTER TRAIL WINNER – 2017 AZORES TRAIL RUN WINNER – 2017 DRAENSBERG WINNER

Photo: Droz Photo

Davide Cheraz

ITALY – TEAM SALOMON – 2018 MIUT MARATHON WINNER – 2018 MAREMONTANA 2ND – 2017 OCC 5TH

Francois Gonon

FRANCE – TEAM SCOTT – 2016 BUFF EPIC WINNER – 2016 TRANSJU’TRAIL WINNER – 2015 MONT BLANC MARATHON 2ND