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Lakes Sky Ultra Race Preview 2016

“Towering above each other, or lifting themselves in ridges like the waves of a tumultuous sea, and in the beauty and variety of their surfaces and colours, they are surpassed by none.” – Wordsworth   Niandi Carmont provides a preview … Continue reading

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GB & NI international Lizzie Wraith to race Mourne Skyline MTR

NiRunning and Mourne Skyline MTR are pleased to announce that current Great Britain & Northern Ireland international and podium finisher at the recent Dragons Back 200 mile Ultra, Lizzie Wraith, will race this year’s Mourne Skyline Mountain-Trail Race.  Lizzie, a … Continue reading

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They say all PR is good PR?

160 sign up for Highland mountain ‘death race’ Alistair Munro from the Scotsman.com knows all about a grabbing headline. It’s sad really that a journalist would not gather facts before writing an article. READ THE ARTICLE HERE What a sensationalist headline! Amazing how these things get blown out of proportion. I provide accurate statistics from the ISF (International Skyrunning Federation) on 23-ryears of Skyrunning. And I quote: … Continue reading

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3×3 RACE REPORT

As runners arrived at 0400 on the morning of Saturday 4th October at the High Terrain Race HQ for the 3×3, Skyrunning UK’s 3rd race in 2014. They may very well have thought the apocalypse had started! Yes, the rain was that … Continue reading

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3×3 2014 Race Preview

Over 4000m (13,000ft) of ascent await participants of this weekend’s 3x3Ultra providing every participant an opportunity to cover three classic Lakeland peaks in an accumulative distance of 80km’s. It’s going to be a tough challenge and a fitting conclusion to … Continue reading

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PEAK SKYRACE 2014 – Race Report and Images

Niandi Carmont reports from the first ‘Sky’ race in the newly formed Skyrunner National Series UK. There were many familiar faces on the start line at the Community School in Buxton as those who had tested themselves at the inaugural … Continue reading

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2013 Skyrunner® World Series Champion, Stevie Kremer to race Northern Ireland’s Mourne Skyline MTR

Fresh from victory at the 2014 Zegama-Aizkorri Skyrunner® World Series, Skyrunning UK are pleased to announce that Salomon athlete, American Stevie Kremer will race the brand new Mourne Skyline MTR on October 18th 2014. Stevie is arguably the best female SKY … Continue reading

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