Registrations for the ASICS Beat the Sun Challenge are closed.

Registrations for the ASICS Beat the Sun Challenge are closed. We are now reviewing the entries and will contact the winners soon.

LIVE UPDATES FROM THE CHALLENGE

ASICS Europe

ASICS Europe

Take your running to the next level #ASICSGoRunIt

ASICS Europe

ASICS Europe

Need some inspiration for your weekend run? It's a big world. Go run it. #ASICSGoRunIt #ASICS #running

ASICS Europe

ASICS Europe

Runners collect their Pace Your Race bands in preparation for the #parismarathon tomorrow. #ASICSGoRunIt

ASICS Europe

ASICS Europe

Run Natural in the limited edition Schneider Electric Paris Marathon 33-DFA for men. Available now on asics.com

ASICS Europe
Athletics Weekly

Athletics Weekly @AthleticsWeekly

Could you #OutrunTheSun? Two teams are going to try in new ASICS race against nature on June 21… http://t.co/nZnmQVRsk0

ASICS America

ASICS America @ASICSamerica

Leave the streets on your next run. Hit the trails and #runtough http://t.co/A10EgePGQz

ASICSBarcelona

ASICSBarcelona @ASICSBarcelona

@ASICSeurope presenta #outrunthesun. 162Km de trail con 9450m de desnivel en solo 15hr41m ¡Hasta que caiga el sol!https://t.co/nSOr0fLGRC

ASICS Europe

ASICS Europe @ASICSeurope

Can man beat nature? Coming June 21st... #outrunthesun http://t.co/DfNqRb9rv9

Chris Allen

Chris Allen @chris_allen15

RT @pitchlondon: ASICS announces 'Out Run The Sun' - nature's toughest trail challenge yet! http://t.co/yZxmcNZCYu #OutRunTheSun #RunTough

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The Teams

A selection of ASICS’ finest athletes from around the Globe. Find out more info on your potential team members.

Emannuel Gault

Team Europe South


Team leader: Emannuel Gault
Holly Rush

Team Europe North


Team leader: Holly Rush
Megan Kimmel

Team Americas

Megan started off life living in a VW campervan in the hills of Colarado, with her rural upbringing and outdoor lifestyle she soon turned to trail running in the hills – resulting in a start to a new career and passion adventure trail running. A few of her racing successes include being a part of the USA Moutain Running Team and placing 1st at Pikes Peaks Ascent in 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.


Team leader: Megan Kimmel
Dawid Visser

Team Africa


Team leader: Dawid Visser
Kota Araki

Team Asia/Pacific

A former member of the Japanese Self-Defense Forces, Kota took pride of place within the force’s marathon running team where he convincingly won the Lake Kawaguchi Marathon. Kota is now a formidable trail runner who moved across so strongly that he was nominated for the ‘Trail Runners of the Year’ award in 2013.


Team leader: Kota Araki