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UIAA and ISF partnership

The UIAA announced its partnership with the International Skyrunning Federation (ISF) which signals the arrival of the ISF as the first sport federation to become a unit member of the UIAA. The ISF – based in Biella, Italy – was … Continue reading

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Lakes Sky Ultra – The Movie

I was told 2-years ago that Skyrunning in the UK was not possible. You don’t have the mountains… You don’t have the technical terrain… Ridges – pah! Climbing – pah! You have nothing over a 1000m…  and so on and … Continue reading

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GARMIN ANNOUNCE TITLE SPONSORSHIP OF THE MOURNE SKYLINE MOUNTAIN-TRAIL RACE

Garmin, the world’s leading supplier of innovative GPS technology for the sport, recreation and wellness markets, have agreed to become the first title sponsor of the Mourne Skyline Mountain-Trail Race 2015. Garmin Mourne Skyline MTR takes place on Saturday, 24th October, … Continue reading

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Lakes Sky Ultra Race Summary

From the off it was clear that finishing this monster would be an achievement. The rain was coming down in rods and with it gusting winds. 2014 Tromso winner, Eirik Haugsnes had flown in from Norway to participate in this … Continue reading

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True Mountain Lakes Sky Ultra 2015 Preview

Skyrunning UK is booming. Already this year we have had the V3K, Peaks Skyrace and the recent ground breaking Salomon Glen Coe Skyline. All races part of the Skyrunning UK National Series. Attention now turns to the True Mountain Lakes … Continue reading

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Salomon Glen Coe Skyline 2015

Today, the Skyrunning UK  Salomon Glen Coe Skyline well and truly cemented itself as one of the ‘must-do’ events not only in the UK but the world. At times, it has been a rocky road putting this event on. Not … Continue reading

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Salomon Glen Coe Skyline 2015 Preview

The Salomon Glen Coe Skyline is just one week away. One of six races in the 2015 Skyrunning™ UK calendar, the ‘SGCS’ is arguably one of the most anticipated races in the UK in recent years. It was thought by … Continue reading

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Peaks Skyrace 2015 – Race summary and images

Chris Baynham-Hughes reports from the Peaks Skyrace 2015 Images by ©MickKenyon Light rain greeted the runners as they prepared to set off for second running of The Peaks Skyrace. It’s fair to say the Peaks Skyrace is a fantastic stepping … 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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Skyrunning World & European champion to run Salomon Glen Coe Skyline

Skyrunning UK and the Salomon Glen Coe Skyline is pleased to announce that Emelie Forsberg (Salomon International), world renowned Skyrunning™ World Champion (ultra) and recently crowned Skyrunning™ European Champion (ultra) will run the inaugural Salomon Glen Coe Skyline race in … Continue reading

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