The air gets more sparkling, there is a different scent in the mountains, the colors of the mountain fade, everything stops, a magical silence warns that it is going to snow. When the first snowflakes arrive, the first thought for a mountaineer is to go down to the cellar and check the “tools of the trade”.
Even before turning on the light of the room where the skis are stored, you enter a familiar world, magical, the smell of wax, announces that everything is ready to be brought to the snow. The punches of the “Sellaronda Skimarathon” on skis and other equipment bring us back with memories.
How much effort, thousands of meters of altitude to cross the finish line of the Sellaronda to make sure you are one step away from paradise. Thoughts fly along the 42-kilometre track with 2700 meters of positive difference that develops in the world’s largest ski consortium of the Dolomiti Superski and that travels the famous slopes that embrace the Sella group conquering the Dolomites’ dolomites of the Saddle, Gardena, Campolongo and Pordoi.
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