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May 30 2019

Volvic Volcanic Experience

  • France (FRA)
  • Off-Road Running
  • Solo
  • Team
  • Multi Day Event
Length: 3 days
Location: Volvic, Auvergne, France

The Volvic Volcanic Experience – VVX – offers an athletic immersion into what is one of France’s most iconic landscapes: the Chaîne des Puys – Faille de Limagne, newly designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site! The VVX will embark all athletes, trail runners and hikers on an odyssey of the senses through the pristine natural landscapes at the heart of this unique natural site.

The VVX is now 5 races to compete, explore and experience...

The “XGTV®” Great Volcanic Crossing Experience

220 km for solo competitors or two-person teams – 7500 m elevation gain


The Chaîne des Puys-Faille de Limagne Trail Experience

110 km solo competitors or two or three-person teams– 3500 m elevation gain


The Volvic Impluvium Trail Experience

43 km – 1670 m elevation gain


The Volcanic Trail Experience

25 km – 900 m elevation gain


The Lava Trail Experience

15 km – 550 m elevation gain

Latest Race Report

The Volcanoes Were Awakened!
On Wednesday, 29th May, the Great Volcanic Experience (XGTV) launched the VVX’s festivities.  23 adventurers, 4 teams of two and Read More

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Adventure Race Croatia

Danish AR Union

Open Adventure

Rootstock Racing

Tanz Navigation

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Brian Gatens

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Adventure Enablers

Chipp Dodd

Celia Nash

David Ellis

Erik Sanders

Fiona McBryde

Graham Bird

Jakub Malik

Josh Hayman

Strong Machine AR

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Adrian Crane

Barbara Campbell

Dejna Odvody

Ivan Park

Klaus Mygind

Lars Bukkehave

Marco Ponteri

Nigel Davison

Rob Horton

Semyon Yakimov