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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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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 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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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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Glen Coe Skyline™ – Skyrunning comes to Scotland

Skyrunning will be coming to Scotland in 2015 with a world-class course based around Glen Coe. Aptly named the ‘Glen Coe Skyline™’ this race has already caused a storm of speculation as rumours of its launch swept through the mountain running community earlier this year. The provisional … Continue reading

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