Bruno tells beguiling tales of his native mountains with a liberal dose of native wit. An amusing book from the man who shaped the discipline of skyrunning and endowed it with its current prestige, encouraging future generations of youngsters to discover this sport.
The autobiography of Bruno Brunod, fifty-four, a native of the Valle d’Aosta born in Chatillon, skyrunning world champion and mountain running legend, with a tribute to climbing, his valuable ally and faithful companion: “Climbing is to engage in life and grow”. Growing up in the mountains, and being used to the fatigue involved in climbing, helped Brunod to set climbing records for many mountain peaks throughout the world. In doing so he has become a living testimony to the value of sport and the importance of mountains, setting an example for youngsters to follow.