Mountain Run
Mountain Run

Mountain Run is the UK’s leading school of extreme mountain running

Take your mountain running to the next level with our skills training & guiding for trail, sky & ultra runners.

“Your instruction has given me the confidence to tackle tough situations”
Peter, 2017

Our training weekends, route recces and guided runs will help you build the skills and experience to run faster, stronger and with confidence over extreme terrain.

Get ready for your first skyrace, learn to scramble or train for your first Alpine ultra. Take on the Bob Graham round. Chase your dreams.

Mountain Run are the creators of Scafell Sky Race and Lakes Sky Ultra

Latest News

Winning the Marmot Dark Mountains 2019

Charlie Sproson and Steve Birkinshaw won this years Marmot Dark Mountains, below Charlie shares a...

Wansfell Mountain Race 2018

The Wansfell Mountain Race is in its third year. Originally put on for the Ambleside Festival of...

Featured Courses

Course Ultra Running

Ultra Mountain/Trail Running Skills Weekend | Patterdale YHA | 11-13 October 2019

An immersive weekend of ultra distance running training in the heart of the English Lake District, with expert coaches and elite runners, based around Ultra Distance Races, the UK...

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Running with Poles for Ultra's - 1st November 2019

Learn to walk and run with poles, using them for forward propulsion and not just balance. In this course we will teach you the basics, go through some drills and then put in to...

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Navigation for Trail and Ultra Runners - 2nd November 2019

Navigating for Trail or Ultra running is a necessary skill if you want to experience the freedom of the trails. This one day course is designed to take you there, with confidence...

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Advanced Skyrunning | Based at the Patterdale Hall | 8/9/10 May 2020 | Booking OPEN NOW

Created in association with the Lakes Sky Ultra & Pinnacle Ridge Extreme races, this is an immersive weekend of advanced skyrunning skills. You'll be running ridge lines,...

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Introduction to Skyrunning | Great Langdale - The Hayloft | 24/25/26 April 2020 | Price £275

The ORIGINAL Introduction to Skyrunning course in the UK, in association with Scafell Sky Race and Skyruning UK: learn the skills you’ll need to run fast & light over technical...

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Scafell Sky Race Recce Weekend | Based out of Great Langdale | 25/26 April 2020 | Cost £150

Come and join is for an expertly guided weekend of fun on the Scafell Sky Race route for 2020. With some epic course changes, extremely technical ground and an 'Introduction to...

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