Trail running is a growing sport worldwide and Madeira is no exception, especially since its terrain and climate are particularly well suited to this activity.
This type of mountain racing consists in racing through difficult trails with large gaps. It is gaining an increasing number of followers in Madeira.
Trials are starting all over the island, and it is important to highlight the healthy aspects of the activity like respect for nature and camaraderie between participants.
The popularity of this sport has brought different national and international athletes to the region who wish to participate in trials, namely the Madeira Ultra Trail which includes a trial crossing of Madeira.
This is a very challenging sport.