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Excel Sports are hosts to Ireland’s first skyrunning event

Excel Sports are hosts to Ireland’s first skyrunning event, and are delighted to be part of the Skyrunner UK & Ireland 2019 National series. The event is being held in Donegal, the most Northerly county on the island of Ireland…. … Continue reading

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Lakes Sky Ultra and Scafell Sky Race 2017

Following on from the V3K, a double bill weekend is ahead as the Scafell Sky Race and the Lakes Sky Ultra will take place. 40km and 2800m of vertical gain and 56km with 4500m respectively make the two races a … Continue reading

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Peak SkyRace 2016 Preview

The peak District is a large national park that stretches from the Midlands to the northern areas of England and is renowned for its abundance of natural beauty. The terrain is very diverse, wild and undulating. The landscape shifts quickly … Continue reading

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v3K 2016 Race Preview

Skyrunning UK is set to reach new heights in 2016 for what will be the biggest year yet. Now in its third year, the calendar has grown and with it, so have the races. The V3K kicks off the 2016 … Continue reading

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Garmin Mourne Skyline MTR 2015 Race Summary

Iain Bailey and Diane Wilson were the 2015 champions for the 2nd edition of the Mourne Skyline MTR, the 6th and final race in the Skyrunning UK calendar. Considered by many to be Northern Ireland’s toughest and most challenging race, the Mourne … 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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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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