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22-Jun-17

What running shoes did Kilian Jornet use for Everest?

After Kilian Jornet’s staggering two-summits-of-Everest-in-a-week triumph, details are starting to emerge of how he attacked it and what kit he used. For every runner, shoes are THE vital kit component, imagine how high the stakes are if you are running up and down the world’s biggest mountain?

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08-Dec-16

Top 10 Christmas Gifts for Him

Is your partner / husband / boyfriend / lunatic neighbour nuts about trail and ultra running? Show your love or mild appreciation for him and his exploits with a gift this Christmas.

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08-Dec-16

Top 10 Christmas gifts for her

It is that time of year again when you need to get your Santa hat on and start stocking up with special treats for your nearest and dearest. Champagne? Lingerie? Chocolates? Hmm… not so much.

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17-Aug-16

7 articles on thinking on your feet, miraculous trails, high altitude and base running

This week, our RunUltra selection of articles from the web includes base running, slow running, changing pavement for trails, running thougths and our latest product review.

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19-May-16

Hypothermia and Hyperthermia (Part 1)

They sound the same don’t they? But don’t be confused. In the following two articles we will clearly explain the differences and do our best to inform you how to avoid it and what to do should it happen.

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05-May-16

The Moon Shadow Wales Challenge

Call him crazy but Robert Chapman has decided to run round the perimeter of Wales in memory of his friend TJ. Here he and his wife tell the story.

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04-May-16

Drink, run, replenish, repeat. 5 RunUltra articles on how to keep your water levels optimal

Drink cool fresh water and plenty of fluids to hydrate. If this sentence doesn’t make you thirsty, these articles certainly will. We’ve put together our best articles on hydration by our favourite nutritionist Rin Cobb.

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31-Mar-16

The final countdown: MdS 2016

MdS 2016 is upon us and the heroic runners are getting their kit and heads in order to launch their quest for desert glory. It is a race like no other and is there for anyone brave enough to take it on, whether they be an elite or a plodder. You need a good attitude, strong feet and a capacity for enjoyment in the face of extreme heat, an awful lot of sand and seemingly endless dunes.

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17-Feb-16

Marathon Des Sables - The Final Countdown: 5 things to focus on

It is just weeks now till the glorious 1300+ will be heading off to Morocco to get their feet nice and hot on the sand for the Marathon Des Sables. Andy Mouncey, coach, speaker and writer on all things running, has some excellent last minute advice for everyone preparing to run.

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04-Feb-16

Fitting your WAA (MdS) ultra bag rucksack - getting the most out of it

Ensuring that you have all your supplies and essential / mandatory equipment selected and stowed correctly so that the right bit are accessible at the right time is really important. Elisabet Barnes talks to RunUltra, showing us how the pro’s get it right!

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