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26-Jan-17

You can build up a “sleep bank”

A new study published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine has shown that if you sleep for extra hours before taking on a challenge that does not let you sleep your performance will be improved.

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26-Jan-17

SALOMON opens 2017 Ultra Running Academies for applications

Salomon, purveyor of kit to many of us, are moving further into the ultra running market by opening up ultra running academies on three continents: North America / Europe / Asia-Oceania. Eight women and eight men will be selected for each one to spend a week of training with top class runners and working with Salomon product developers.

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20-Jan-17

The Spine

The MONTANE® Spine® Race 2017 gave us another epic edition of this 268-mile non-stop monster which follows the entire Pennine Way.

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18-Jan-17

The winners of our 2017 RunUltra Suunto Blogger Awards

Thank you to all of you who took part in the voting for the 2017 Blogger Awards. Ultra running has really grown over the years and as testament to this we had a total of 108 bloggers from around the world who took part in our contest.

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16-Jan-17

Vibram Hong Kong 100 winners

Chinese athlete Yun Yanqiao won the Vibram Hong Kong 100 in 9h 34m. He crossed the finish line two minutes short of the record set by Frenchman François d’Haene in 2016.

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16-Jan-17

All Women’s Ultra Marathon back on

It calls itself the only all women’s ultra marathon in the world and organisers have announced that it is back this year and will be run on March 11th in Cebu in the Philippines.

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06-Jan-17

NIKE attempt to crack two hour marathon record

The current marathon record is a speedy 02:02:57, run by Kenyan Dennis Kimetto at the Berlin marathon in 2014. But that isn’t good enough for Nike. Its ambition for 2017 is to break the two-hour barrier in a project called Breaking2.

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