Francois d’Haene wins the 2017 UTMB – the last winner to cross the line ahead of this year’s introduction of prize money. Photo: Hoka One One Francois d’Haene wins the 2017 UTMB – the last winner to cross the line ahead of this year’s introduction of prize money. Photo: Hoka One One
Francois d’Haene wins the 2017 UTMB – the last winner to cross the line ahead of this year’s introduction of prize money. Photo: Hoka One One

Ultra Trail of Mont Blanc prize money: if athletes get rich it ruins the sport, but it is fine for organisers to rake it in

The UTMB is offering prize money for the first time but they worry that too much will ruin the sport’s value as they continue to rake in a fortune

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Francois d’Haene wins the 2017 UTMB – the last winner to cross the line ahead of this year’s introduction of prize money. Photo: Hoka One One Francois d’Haene wins the 2017 UTMB – the last winner to cross the line ahead of this year’s introduction of prize money. Photo: Hoka One One
Francois d’Haene wins the 2017 UTMB – the last winner to cross the line ahead of this year’s introduction of prize money. Photo: Hoka One One
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