Hall of Fame

In the Hall of Fame of Canal Aventure, we invite you to discover the participants who build our legend.
Iulian Rotariu (Roumania), Hall of Fam

Iulian Rotariu (Roumania)


Iulian is twice winner of the Roadsign Continental Challenge. By winning the Ultra NORWAY Race in July 2022, he became the sixth runner to join the Continental Challenge Club and also the first runner in history to win all 5 Continental Challenge ultramarathons. In 2022, he won the first edition of the Nomad in Finnish Lapland.

Performance
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2022 – 1st
  • THE TRACK Namibia 2022 – 2nd
  • Nomad Lapland 2022 – 1st
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2021 – Winner (14 points)
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2021 – 1st
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2020 – Winner(21 points)
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2020 – 1st
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2019 – 1st
  • THE TRACK Australia 2019 – 1st
Giuseppe De Rosa (Italy), Hall of Fame

Giuseppe De Rosa (Italy)

Giuseppe has been the most consistently ranked participant in the Roadsign Continental Challenge since 2017. Member of the Continental Challenge Club since May 2019.

Performance
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2022 – 2nd
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2022 – 6th (not Finisher)
  • THE TRACK Namibia 2022 – 8th
  • Nomad Lapland 2022 – 2nd
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2021 – 10th
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2021 – 5th
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2019 – 7th
  • THE TRACK Australia 2019 – 13th
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2019 – 3rd
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2018 – 7th
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2018 – 5th 
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2017 – 10th
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2017 – 10th
Gürkan Açiköz (Turkey), Hall of Fame

Gürkan Açiköz (Turkey)

Gürkan is the first competitor to win the Roadsign Continental Challenge twice. In 2019, he finished first in the Continental Challenge with a record 31 points accumulated over the events in 2018 and 2019. Member of the Continental Challenge Club since May 2019.

Performance
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2019 – Winner (31 points)
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2019 – 4th
  • THE TRACK Australia 2019 – 8th
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2018 – Winner (23 points)
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2018 – 4th
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2018 – 2nd
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2018 – 1st 
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2018 – 2nd
Ita Marzotto (Italy), Hall of Fame

Ita Emanuela Marzotto (Italy)

In July 2018, Ita Emanuela finished second in the Ultra NORWAY Race and joined the Continental Continental Club. The same year, she became the first woman to win the Roadsign Continental Challenge.

Performance
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2018 – 2nd 
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2017 – Winner (18 points)
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2017 – 6th overall & 1st woman 
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2017 – 2nd & 1st woman
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2016 – 1st woman & 3rd overall
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2016 – 8th & 2nd woman
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2016 – 6th
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2015 – 1st woman
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2015 – 5th & 2nd woman
  • THE TRACK Australia 2015 – 9th & 1st woman
Pedro Vera Jimenez (Venezuela), Hall of Fame

Pedro Vera Jimenez (Venezuela)

Record holder of participation in Continental Challenge events and Winner of the Roadsign Continental Challenge in 2016. Member of the Continental Challenge Club since May 2017.

Performance
  • THE TRACK Namibia 2022 – 18th
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2018 – 6th
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2018 – 4th 
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2017 – 1st man & 2nd overall
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2017 – 7th
  • THE TRACK Australia 2017 – 12th
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2016 – Winner (22 points)
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2016 – 9th
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2016 – 7th (not Finisher)
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2016 – 7th
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2015 – 3rd
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2015 – 6th
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2015 – 4th
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2014 – 8th
Juan Ricardo Ferrero (Argentina), Hall of Fame

Juan Ricardo Ferrero (Argentina)

In 2015, Juan Ricardo became the first competitor to successfully finish the 5 ultramarathons of the Roadsign Continental Challenge: in 2014 and 2015. Juan Ricardo was Finisher of the 5 events in a row. Member of the Continental Challenge Club since November 2015.

Performance
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2016 – 10th
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2015 – 10th
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2015 – 5th
  • THE TRACK Australia 2015 – 12th
  • Ultra ASIA Race 2015 – 3rd
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2014 – 9th
Tommy Chen (Taiwan), Hall of Fame

Tommy Chen (Taiwan)

First winner of the Roadsign Continental Challenge.

Performance
  • ROADSIGN CONTINENTAL CHALLENGE 2015 – Winner (20 points)
  • Ultra AFRICA Race 2015 – 1st
  • Ultra NORWAY Race 2015 – 2nd
  • Ultra BOLIVIA Race 2014 – 1st
  • THE TRACK Australia 2013 – 2nd

Nos Events

THE TRACK Series

THE TRACK Namibia
THE TRACK Australia
THE TRACK Bolivia
THE TRACK Mongolia
THE TRACK Finland

NOMAD Event

Lapland 2022
Senegal 2023

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