Tag Archives: Sky

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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Garmin Mourne Skyline MTR 2015 Preview

Ryan Maxwell, race director for the Garmin Mourne Skyline MTR provides an insight into the racing that will take place in the Mourne Mountains of Northern Ireland this weekend. The Skyrunning UK series comes to a great conclusion for 2015 with its … 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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Eirik Haugsness to run Lakes Sky Ultra

Eirik Haugsness, winner of the  inaugural Tromsø SkyRace will race the Lakes Sky Ultra in 2015. Eirik took third place at the Mont Blanc Vertical KM in 2013, only 30 seconds behind the eventual winner. He then backed this up two days … 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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Es Tresidder to race True Mountain Lakes Sky Ultra™

Es Tresidder has confirmed his intention to race at the inaugural True Mountain Lakes Sky Ultra™. Speaking with Charles Sproson, Race Director and course planner, Es said: “The True Mountain Lakes Sky Ultra™ takes in some of the best and … Continue reading

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New Entry Criteria for True Mountain Lakes Sky Ultra

Following feedback and discussions with our Chief Safety Officer, the Race Directors at True Mountain Lakes Sky Ultra have decided that we will add a fixed rope, for the duration of the race, to Pinnacle Ridge. This is not to diminish from … Continue reading

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