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05-Jul-17

Drama galore in the IAU 24 Hour World Championships

Ultra running is a strange thing, we all know that, but one of the special strains of madness it encompasses is the 24-hour race. This year, the IAU 24 Hour World Championships were held in Belfast in Northern Ireland. It is a simple premise: run as far as you can in 24 hours, but behind that premise is a world of pain and determination.

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30-May-17

The 2017 Dragon’s Back ultra running challenge – Results

The 2017 and fourth edition of the world’s toughest five-day mountain race took place from 22nd May to 26th May. 223 competitors from 24 countries set out from Conwy Castle and attempted to complete the tough 315km course with 15,500 metres of ascent.

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11-May-17

Edinburgh gets an ultra

It has been a while coming, but Edinburgh will be launching a new ultra marathon in October this year.

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04-May-17

Fox Ultra results

The first Fox Ultra, run on the same weekend as the London Marathon, attracted 225 runners across the finish line and looks set to be a great addition to the ultra calendar.

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26-Apr-17

The RunUltra Race Awards 2017

We've just launched an exciting new #RunUltraRace Award programme. We’re asking you to nominate your favourite RunUltra Race to win a coveted RunUltra Race Award. 

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10-Apr-17

Kilian Jornet to take on Scotland and The Lakes

Kilian Jornet is one of the greatest, if not the greatest, ultra runner on the planet. This year his calendar looks as exciting as ever. He has announced that he will be running in the Salomon Glen Coe Skyline™ 2017 and that he has ambitions to complete the Bob Graham round. He also wants to take on Everest once again, having had to pull out in 2016 and he has UTMB in his sights.

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09-Mar-17

UK Skyrunning 2017 calendar confirmed

Skyrunning UK has confirmed the races and dates that will make up this year’s calendar and has introduced a series of changes to the points system.

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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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17-Nov-16

Druids Challenge 2016

This year’s Druids Challenge started on Friday 11th November and finished on Sunday 13th November. First for the men was Julien Laurent with 12.16.31 and first for the women was Sarah Hill with 12.43.10. She also came 4th overall.

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03-Nov-16

Your chance to win a Craft Mind running jacket in our contest

Yes, we have another contest for you with a chance to win a lovely running jacket from Craft. You are the reason we develop this site to celebrate the amazing things that you have achieved, to share the highs and lows so we can learn from them and to demonstrate the power of community and sharing that spirit of adventure.

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