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About Skyrunninguk

The principal aim of Skyrunning UK is the direction, regulation, promotion, development and furtherance of Skyrunning activities on a UK basis via the Skyrunner UK & Ireland Series.

Scafell Sky Race 2021 Summary

Lake District to pit themselves against the gruelling 40km and 3000m course of the Scafell Sky Race. Continue reading

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Scafell Sky Race 2021 – IS A GO!

“With sections of scree and light scrambling thrown in, Scafell Sky Race is a serious test of nerve, skill and endurance. Entries are vetted for race & mountain experience and so to take on this challenge you should be confident moving solo across highly technical mountain terrain.” – Charlie Sproson, RD lakesskytrail.com Continue reading

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Mourne Skyline MTR 2020 Preview

The 2020 Skyrunner UK & Ireland season concludes this coming weekend with the Mourne Skyline MTR. It has not been a normal year with races cancelled worldwide. It has been a tough year for all. Race directors, Ryan and Justin Maxwell have been with the UK … Continue reading

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Seven Sisters Skyline 2020 Summary

Seven Sisters Skyline AUG 15. Download report and images here The sun was shining inDunlewey, Co. Donegal last Saturday for the Seven Sisters Skyline race, a 52k mountain run starting at the foot of Mount Errigal and part of the … Continue reading

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Arran Skyline – Cancellation of 2020 event.

Ultra Trail Scotland Arran Skyline – Cancellation of our 2020 event. Due to COVID-19 we have unfortunately taken the decision to cancel this year’s event on the 21st of June. We appreciate this will not come as a shock given … Continue reading

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Scafell Sky Race 2020 Cancelled

It is with great regret that the Scafell Sky Race has been forced to cancel the 2020 edition. A statement has been provided by race director, Charles Sproson HERE We appreciate that we are all experiencing a difficult time as … Continue reading

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Snowdon Skyline 2020 CANCELLED

Due to the ongoing situation globally with the novel virus, Covid-19, it is with regret that that the 2020 edition of SNOWDON SKYLINE has been cancelled for 2020. Race director, Michael Jones commented on his race website, “Initially I had … Continue reading

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COVID-19 UPDATE

IMPORTANT UPDATE! Dear friends, Covid-19 has become an unprecedented threat that has affected us all, across the world, in unimaginable ways and our thoughts go out to all of those affected, directly and indirectly. We understand you all have concerns, … Continue reading

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SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS‼️

SKYRUNNING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS‼️ The International Skyrunning Federation is pleased to announce the date and venue of the 2020 Skyrunning World Championships which will be held from 10-12 July at the BUFF® Mountain Festival. The Vall de Boí in the heart … Continue reading

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Gaelforce Sky Run 2020 Results

  The 2020 Skyrunner UK & Ireland Series kicked off this last weekend in Ireland with the first edition of the Gaelforce Sky Run. With anticipation high, a storm of racing was expected on the 22km route, however, the weather … Continue reading

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