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The North Face 100 Training Camps

Over the last few months we have held three different camps for aspiring The North Face 100km and 50km athletes.  Held at the Leura Waldorf, these camps have exposed our athletes to the race course and key principles surrounding nutrition, hydration, training, tapering, mandatory gear and checkpoint techniques.  We also seem to have exposed our athletes to the joys of running in the rain and how to efficiently remove leeches from trail running shoes.  Our secret... carry a salt shaker on race day!

Runner's World Magazine has awarded The North Face Ultra Trail the Editor's Choice for Best Debut

Runner’s World Magazine has awarded The North Face's new Ultra Trail running shoe the 2014 Best Debut Award.

The North Face Athlete Hanny Allston wins 6 Foot Track

Hanny Allston 6 Foot Track

EVENT DATE / 8 MARCH 2014

The 6 FootTrack has been on my Bucket List for some time.  Over the years a series of circumstances have seen me enter the race but not compete.  Whilst 2014 sees my focus on the World Orienteering Championships in Italy in July, I was determined to run and love this race.  From all the accounts I had read, the course would suit my strengths – physically tough but still a running race.   And in post-race reflection, I can see it did.

Lucid Dreaming - Daniel Woods

Lucid Dreaming

EVENT DATE / 7 FEBRUARY 2014

This is one of the hardest boulder problems in the US and Daniel Woods checked in with us after making the second ascent.

SUSTAINABILITY - The North Face Global Responsible Down Standard is Complete

Sustainability

After nearly two years in development, we are excited to announce our global Responsible Down Standard (RDS) is complete.

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Changing the Face of Exploration

She Moves Mountains

For more than 50 years, The North Face has empowered people to push their boundaries in the outdoors. Today, we are enabling the future of all exploration by celebrating creators, athletes, educators, innovators. Relentless and unexpected explorers—role models who move mountains.

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