Fell-running legend Joss Naylor is to make a guest appearance at Ambleside’s Festival of the Fells next month. The veteran record holder, shepherd and farmer, who recently ran across Cumbria from Caldbeck to Wasdale to mark his 80th birthday, will start the festival trail race on Sunday September 25.
We hatched a plan.. possibly on the Dragons Back Race in 2015.. but neither of us can remember, all we know is we set off at 20:06 on the 11th July 2016 and completed a Bob Graham Round 21 hours and 57 minutes later... the story unfolds
The Keswick Mountain Festival is one of the top outdoor events in the UK. With 4 trail races, 1 fell race, 2 triathlons and a Sportive to go it you will struggle to find more at any other event. Read up on the Race Directors report from 2016.
GPX files for the Keswick Mountain Festival 2016 Trail Races, planned by Mountain Run.
Regular Winter Conditions Reports from the Helvellyn Massif and Glenridding Valley. Being completely local to the area allows us to head out and do quick on the spot conditions reports for the Helvellyn Area and surrounding valleys. These are not everyday, as we do have to work, but we try to keep them as regular as possible when there is snow on the ground!
It is with great pleasure that we announce one of the hottest properties on the international SkyRunning scene will be bringing his inov-8 running shoes to The English Lake District. In this sport of athletic super-humans, Eirik Haugsnes took the lead & won at the inaugural Tromsø SkyRace in a time of 6:38:30. An amazing feat of endurance over such a tough & technical course.
Es Tresidder has confirmed his intention to race at the inaugural True Mountain Lakes Sky Ultra™.
Solo and Unsupported - Sunday Oct 16th 2005 - By Mark Thomas, the current record holder.
All the rock climbs in the Lakes listed in Ken Wilson's Classic Rock book, climbed in 24 hours, on foot.
The Marmot Dark Mountains is one of the toughest mountain running events in the UK, if not Europe.... top teams pit themselves against the British elements & hills, overnight in the middle of winter.. Its not surprising that this event is small, its hardcore to the maximum