Professional athlete. Best Catalan athlete 2015. Ultra Trail World Tour champion.
The life of Nuria Picas has always been linked to the nature and the sport since she was born in the mountains of Montserrat, where she discovered her passion for the mountains. This passion led her to run her first marathon at age 22, but unfortunately suffered a climbing accident and the doctors said she could never race again.
Nuria opted for the bike but, against all odds, began to run step by step, and in 2011 participated for the first time in a ultratrail. From there she began a career full of sporting successes. Picas knows clear that her limit will arrive only the day she stops to enjoy.
Nuria’s story is a story of overcoming, perseverance and effort, all mixed with the optimism that characterizes her and make the viewer realize that when you want, you can.