Faro Sky Challenge
The Faro Sky Challenge was a great success today with 160 competitors.

In the Vertical Race, Matteo Eydallin (world champion of ski mountaineering) won in 40 minutes and 6 seconds. Second-placed Herry Aymond finished the race 41 minutes and 55 minutes, while Andrea Tiberi (mountain bike Olympian) came in at 42 minutes. In the women's field Ilaria Veronese won in 49'42'' ahead of Marianna Jagercikova and Chiara Giovando.

In the 17km Sky Race, Diego Ras won in a time of 1 hour 41 minutes ahead of Luca Vacchieri (1 hour 42 minutes). The women's winner was Debora Carbone in 1 hour 57 minutes.
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For all Faro Sky Challenge competitors tomorrow - here's some useful information!

7.30 to 9.30am
Last registrations at Parco Giochi (no later than 9.00, you can leave a backpack with here)

9.50
Briefing with directions on the race path

10.00
Start race vertical and sky race

12.30
Pasta party

15.00
Awards
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For all Faro Sky Challenge competitors tomorrow - heres some useful information!

7.30 to 9.30am
Last registrations at Parco Giochi (no later than 9.00, you can leave a backpack with here)

9.50
Briefing with directions on the race path

10.00
Start race vertical and sky race

12.30
Pasta party

15.00
Awards

Autumn in the mountains by air! Spectacular views, great walking, mountain biking and the beauty of the Italian Alps ... See MoreSee Less

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Renata CossoMeraviglioso! ❤️

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Dave NinnisKirsty Evans Thomas Ridgley Rebecca Oliver Quite a cool video showing Sauze with no snow! You can recognise the runs and if you skip towards the end it’s got Sportinia which is quite cool!

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John PattersonSo nice seeing sauze in the summer looks so different without the snow such a lovely part of the world and the people are so lovely highly recommend for a great holiday 👍👍👍🇮🇹

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The Via Lattea will have new snow cannons for winter 2017. The cannon modernisation programme will provide an improvement of about 30 percent in terms of efficiency both for extending the operating temperature and snow production range. The completion of the work is set for October 28, 2017 so well in time for the ski season! ... See MoreSee Less

The Via Lattea will have new snow cannons for winter 2017. The cannon modernisation programme will provide an improvement of about 30 percent in terms of efficiency both for extending the operating temperature and snow production range. The completion of the work is set for October 28, 2017 so well in time for the ski season!

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Lauren Chloe FyfeAngela Fyfe Steve Robert J Burnett woohoo!

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Matt GriffinMyles Tom George Lee about 12 months too late 🙄.

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Jimmy Delcyso u got benjamins..?

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Nicola McMurrayToby Mynard 😃 xxx

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Shane O'TooleLuke O'Toole Vincent O'Toole be interesting to see where the new cannons cover!

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Sauze d'Oulx added 35 new photos to the album: Potato and local produce festival — in Sauze d'Oulx.

Sagra della patata e dei prodotti tipici / Potato and local produce festival 17th Sep 2017
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Sagra della patata e dei prodotti tipici / Potato and local produce festival 17th Sep 2017

It may be September but there is some light snow in the forecast above 2000m! ... See MoreSee Less

It may be September but there is some light snow in the forecast above 2000m!

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Kevin ParfittAhhhh the snow forecast... Love checking that daily in January 😊👍

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Stunning view over "the bowl" this week with Chaberton in the background.

Photo by Debbie Ackroyd
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Stunning view over the bowl this week with Chaberton in the background.

Photo by Debbie Ackroyd

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Jan PedersenSne for fanden!!!!❄️❄️❄️❄️❄️

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Julie MooreIt looks so different without the snow!

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Margaret WhitakerStunning photo

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Sauze d'Oulx has had its first snow... a very light dusting on the tops of the mountains. So as we say goodbye to the summer here are a few of this year's beautiful floral displays. ... See MoreSee Less

Sauze dOulx has had its first snow... a very light dusting on the tops of the mountains. So as we say goodbye to the summer here are a few of this years beautiful floral displays.

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Sauze's summer season may be over but a beautiful autumn is now here! Superb mountain biking, hiking and road cycling along with great Italian food and hospitality.

Main events for September:
10th Sep: KTM Enduro Trophy
17th Sep: Festival of the Potato & Local Produce
24th Sep: FARO SKY Challenge
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Sauzes summer season may be over but a beautiful autumn is now here! Superb mountain biking, hiking and road cycling along with great Italian food and hospitality.

Main events for September:
10th Sep: KTM Enduro Trophy
17th Sep: Festival of the Potato & Local Produce
24th Sep: FARO SKY Challenge

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Faro Sky Challenge
September the 24th, 2017, brings the Faro Sky Challenge to Sauze after a 30 year break!

Test yourself against the mountains with two races: 4km and 16km

For more information:
www.faroskychallenge.it
farochallenge@gmail.com
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Terry Usually Fay RackettLooks interesting x

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Enrico Pax"Test yourself against the mountains"!!!!! I know the result, won mountain!🥇🥇🥇

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On the 10th of September the KTM Enduro Trophy is in Sauze d'Oulx. More information on the KTM website:
www.ktminfoservice.it/event_calendar.php?id=1011
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On the 10th of September the KTM Enduro Trophy is in Sauze dOulx. More information on the KTM website:
http://www.ktminfoservice.it/event_calendar.php?id=1011

September the 17th is Sauze's annual Festival of the potato and local produce.

Included in the event is a meal at 12:30 in Parco Giochi celebrating the harvest of food. The menu includes: Affettati misti / Russian Salad / Potato Salad / Gnocchi with Sauce / Cotechino e purea / Mixed Cheese / Fruit / Bread, Water and Wine.

The prices are : € 13.00 to 16/09 (bookable from the Tourist Information Centre) and € 15.00 on the day. € 10.00 for children up to 10 years.

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September the 17th is Sauzes annual Festival of the potato and local produce.

Included in the event is a meal at 12:30 in Parco Giochi celebrating the harvest of food. The menu includes:  Affettati misti  / Russian Salad / Potato Salad / Gnocchi with Sauce / Cotechino e purea / Mixed Cheese / Fruit / Bread, Water and Wine.

The prices are : € 13.00 to 16/09 (bookable from the Tourist Information Centre) and € 15.00 on the day. € 10.00 for children up to 10 years.

More information from Sauzes Tourist Information Centre

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Dean CunninghamI am all over this!!!

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