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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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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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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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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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V3K kicks of the 2015 Skyrunning UK Series

It is finally here, the start of the 2015 Skyrunner® Series UK commences this weekend over the classic Welsh 3000’s in the heart of Wales. An epic challenge awaits each and every participant as they cover 55 km’s, 15-peaks and … Continue reading

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Mourne Skyline MTR attracts world class field.

Ryan Maxwell, race director for the Mourne Skyline MTR provides us with an in-depth preview of this coming weekend’s Mourne Skyline MTR. The final race in the 2014 Skyrunning UK calendar. This coming weekend, will see the phenomena that is ‘Skyrunning’ … 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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Peaks SkyRace 2014 is this weekend, August 3rd

The inaugural Peaks Skyrace takes place this coming weekend, August 3rd, launching the first ‘Sky’ distance race in the Skyrunner® National Series UK. ‘This course combines altitude with technical terrain and some superb views; a combination which should please the … Continue reading

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V3K photography now available

  Images form the V3K are now available to view and purchase. Please click HERE Thanks to Mick Kenyon at Racing Snakes ©

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