Sponsors & Partners
Official SUPPLYING PARTNERS
Suunto was born in 1936 when Finnish orienteer and engineer Tuomas Vohlonen invented the mass production method for the liquid-filled compass. Since then, Suunto has been at the forefront of design and innovation for sports watches, dive computers and sports instruments used by adventurers all over the globe. From the highest mountains to the deepest oceans, Suunto physically and mentally equips outdoor adventurers to conquer new territory. Suunto is a subsidiary of Amer Sports Corporation along with its sister brands Salomon, Arc'teryx, Atomic, Wilson, Precor, and Mavic. We are delighted to have Suunto as official partner of Evergreen Endurance for our 2016 edition.
Compagnie du Mont-Blanc
Compagnie du Mont-Blanc is the largest mountain lift company in France in terms of activities and annual turnover. It operates 4 major ski areas in the the Chamonix Mont-Blanc Valley, and also manages some of the greatest tourist attractions in France with the Aiguille du Midi, the Montenvers trainto the Mer de Glace and even the Mont Blanc Tramway. It also manages the Montenvers-Mer de Glace site boutiques, the Grand Hotel - restaurant - accommodation and the Vertical & Coffee Shop located at the departure of the Aiguille du Midi cable car in the in Chamonix.
Among other things, Compagnie du Mont-Blanc is putting the Aiguille du Midi square at the disposal of our organisation in order to build our T2 transition, our village and our finish ara.
Befit apps – Trifit
TriFit is a video-based training system app developed by Chamonix-based world-class physiotherapist Neil Maclean-Martin and Triathlon Europe head coach and European and World Champion triathlete Fiona Ford.
Suitable for all levels this new fitness app is aimed specifically at improving performance by screening for weaknesses and imbalances, helping improve technique and injury prevention.
TriFit is specifically designed for triathletes and offers a series of high quality exercise sessions lasting 10 to 12 minutes. The program is split into swim, bike and run and each section contains guided exercises addressing screening, pre-habilitation, core work, drills and stretching. It has been structured to allow triathletes to build it into their existing training program. Evergreen athletes will be entitled to download the app free of charge within their athlete portal to assist in the build up to our event.
La Clinique du Sport
Fast becoming renowned in Europe as a sporting centre of excellence, La Clinique du Sport is a specialist sports medicine and injury clinic in Chamonix Mont – Blanc. Professional and recreational athletes can come for rehabilitation, training and to receive world class, research based treatment provided by the team.
The clinic, along wish their associates will be providing the medical team to cover the duration of the Evergreen 118 and 228 as well as provide physiotherapy and massage.
Mountain Drop-offs offers shared and private airport transfers from Geneva to the Chamonix Valley. Running a door to door transfer service with a friendly English & French speaking team, they have been operating in the Alps for over 10 years. They offer shared transfers which are our most economical, private transfers which are perfect for groups or even VIP transfers. MDO pride themselves on exceptional customer service are considered one of the leading and most reliable airport transfer professionals. Their flexible service never leaves you behind. They can even accommodate late bookings!
Link: http://www.mountaindropoffs.com or call them in Chamonix (+33 450 47 17 73, opened from 9am to 6pm).
Digital or traditional printing, Graphic Design, Web Page, visual graphic creation! Cybergraph is studio located in Chamonix Mont Blanc and stands out as the leader of your communication projects. They have warm, responsive and skilled staffs that will know how to accompany you throughout all your communication project. In addition, Cybergraph stands out as a responsible company, offering vegetal ink printing on recycled paper, or banners and signed made of eco materials such as bamboo. Cybergraph Chamonix, the studio that makes you take a breath of fresh air!
OFFICIAL Nutrition & beverages partners
Almondgy originated from the wish to have lasting and healthy energy, allowing you to fulfill your passions. Wishing to offer an alternative to nutritional bars based on sugar, Almondgy combines health, endurance and pleasure while allowing easily digestible products, a lasting effect of satiety and energy, a natural and delicious taste with little sweet. Almondgy bars are high in nutrients and low in sugar, they are organic · without added lactose and gluten · low glycemic index · protein · rich in fiber and contain organic almonds, organic honey, organic egg white, organic coconut and natural flavourings. Also, since Almondgy bars are handmade in Carouge Geneva, this will allow us to minimize the carbon footprint linked to sourcing our technical nutrition. We are truly delighted to have Almondgy as our technical nutrition partner for our edition 2016 and we are very happy to be able to offer their amazing products to our athletes.
OFFICIAL institutional partners
Chamonix-Mont-Blanc (or Chamonix) is one of the oldest ski resorts in France near the junction of France, Switzerland and Italy and is renowned for its alpine skiing. Cham' is a destination popular the world over. In the streets of this high-mountain town you'll hear languages from every corner of the globe. But the people who come to this 'summit meeting' share the same way of thinking, the same love for mountaineering, its legends and its ethics. When you're out shopping in the town centre, wherever you are look up and you'll see 'it' there… 4,810 metres (15,781 ft) of rock, snow, ice and dreams of things to come.
Montriond is an ideal tourist destination located just north of the ski resorts of Morzine and Avoriaz in the Portes du Soleil ski resorts area. Its beautiful lake - known also as the emerald green lake - sits quietly at the foot of immense cliffs and is a favourite with children and adults thanks to the idyllic vision it offers and the feeling of calm it evokes. With its waterfalls and walking trails, there's much to see and do. Lake Montriond offers easy strolling and water sports in a relaxed setting. Head a little further up the mountain to the village of Lindarets and you'll find a cosy hamlet of small, traditional chalets where goats roam free all summer...now there's something fun to do as a family !
Pays du St Bernard
Nestled around a magnificent Alpine lake, Champex-Lac has nurtured a traditionally warm welcome for over a century. The resort is appropriately nicknamed “Switzerland’s little Canada” with its vast forests, lake and traditional wooden chalets.
In summer, there is something for everyone to choose from with a large range of leisure and sports activities – excursions on the lake in a rowing or pedal boat; idling along a bisse (waterway) or more athletic hikes, fishing, etc. And an enchanting visit to the Alpine botanical garden and an introduction to the artillery fort in the bowels of the earth shouldn’t be missed at any price!
Fftri - Federation FranÇaise de Triathlon
The French Federation of Triathlon (FFTRI) is the national governing body for the sports of triathlon, duathlon and multisport in France. It currently has 46,720 licensed practitioners and has known a steady increase over the past years.
Fftri - Rhone-Alpes Region Triathlon League
The Rhone-Alpes Region Triathlon league is the representative and governing body for the sport of triathlon, duathlon and multisport in the Rhone-Alpes Region.
OFFICIAL Media partners
France Bleu Pays de Savoie
France Bleu Pays de Savoie is one of France Bleu Radio France network stations. It broadcasts in the departments of Savoie and Haute -Savoie.
8 Mont Blanc
"Breathe, it's your TV". 8 Mont-Blanc is a regional TV and radio channel with a strong theme related to the mountains (summer and winter) , the environment , nature and outdoor sports. This channel was born and established in the Alps .
Triathlete Magazine, partner of the French Triathlon Federation and Evergreen Endurance, is the leading triathlon themed magazine in France . You'll find reports, results and all the news from the world of triathlon daily!
Official supporting partners
The Organicoach team, created by Nicolas Lebrun, former X-terra triathlon world champion, promotes an organic way of being among its athletes. This implies self-respect as well as respect of others, without using any chemicals so as not to push our bodies unduly: respect for our body, our mind, and the environment in which we live and train everyday. His means are: exercising, while seeking a good physical and mental balance to respect the body and prevent the risk of injuries by using natural remedies; a nutrition based that favors natural, organic and local products in order to contribute to the protection of the environment and participate in rural economy; a constructive method of treatment of injuries or sicknesses to heal the body in a natural way. The goal of Organicoach is to make you stronger in the long run but not at all cost.
HDAY DREAM Concept an event company based near Annecy. HDAY DREAM provides Children's Villages on sports events. This original Village concept proposes two types of formulas: a fully catered formula and a "a la carte" formula. Our workshops, courses, and animations are customised and focused primarily on Nature, Sport, Art, Design, and Mountain. For information contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit our website.
Cyclosportive, Cyclotourisme, Course à pied, Triathlon, Duathlon, Aquathlon, Trail. Pour toutes vos compétitions nous adaptons nos solutions de chronométrages. Inscription en lignes, classement en temps réel, puces actives ou passives,
nous utilisons les meilleures technologies du moment (race result) pour assurer le chronométrage.
Chronospheres sera le chonométreur technique de notre édition inaugurale de Evergreen Endurance.
Timing system, live tracking and race management system. Specific application development dedicated to sports events.
Livetrail will provide us their live tracking platform and its integration with Dokever for the whole medical and rescue coverage of our event for our inaugural Evergreen Endurance edition.
Recycle Racing creates recyclable race bibs that are manufactured in Portland, Oregon using an Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)-certified printer and soy-based inks. They have been a provider of bibs for adidas-sponsored races and other many running, triathlon and cycling races around the world. Their bibs offer the same benefits as traditional Tyvek race bibs, in that they're sweat-proof, water-proof, tear-resistant and durable. In addition, Recycle Racing bibs are recyclable as #2 plastic in most municipal waste streams. Check them out at www.recycleracing.com and let them help reduce the environmental footprint of your next race event.
Recycled Racing will provide our athletes bibs for our inaugural Evergreen Endurance edition.
PIXALPES is specialised in outdoor photo reports and coverage (trail, triathlon, raid multisports, VTT, road cycling, nordic ski... ). PIXALPES has developed an expertise in providing individualised photo packages to athletes in action during a competition. They offer sports pictures of each rider, taken at different points of a course during the competition. A choice of framing and background are available as well as light optimisation. After the race, each competitor will be able within 48 / 72H to have access and purchase his / her photos, with the option to order them online.
L'agence Pixalpes will be the official photographer of our inaugural Evergreen Endurance edition..
Drone Alps is a new and bespoke aerial filming company based in Chamonix Mont-Blanc. They use the latest drones that are flown by licensed pilots and offer competitive prices. They will film the Evergreen Endurance events live from the skies to provide incredibly smooth aerial footage that is closer to the action and also more environmentally friendly than using a helicopter.
Dronealps will be one of the official filmmaker of our inaugural Evergreen Endurance edition..