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26 Nov 2015
Britain’s top ultra distance runners will converge on Perth at Easter weekend in 2016 for the annual running of the Anglo Celtic Plate
25 Nov 2015
In May next year, 14 hardy competitors will test their powers of endurance to compete in the Brathay 10 in 10
17 Nov 2015
Orkney-based ultra marathon runner, William Sichel, will depart for Oslo this Friday (20 November) to compete at the Bislett International Indoor Endurance Festival 48 Hour race
21 Oct 2015
A British school teacher is launching an ambitious bid to win the gruelling Kalahari Augrabies Extreme Marathon (KAEM) in South Africa this week.
20 Sep 2015
After competing in the world’s highest ultra marathon in Ladakh, Kashmir, William Sichel has already moved on to his next challenge
2 Sep 2015
Orkney-based athlete William Sichel experienced an unexpectedly dramatic end to his attempt at scaling the world's highest ultra marathon—‘The High’—held in Ladakh, Kashmir
29 Jul 2015
The Devil O' The Highlands ultra returns for its 15th year on Saturday (1 August).
27 Jun 2015
Orkney-based athlete, William Sichel, is preparing for his next feat of endurance, the World's Highest Ultra-marathon in Kashmir, India
26 Jun 2015
The third day of the Dragon’s Back Race proved to be the most gruelling yet with only half of the competitors now remaining
9 Jun 2015
Entries are now open for one of the most anticipated ultra running events of 2016 – Cape Wrath Ultra.
3 Jun 2015
Two South African runners took the respective titles at the 90th edition of the Comrades Marathon on Sunday (31 May)
30 May 2015
Open Adventure has announced the launch of an exciting new ultra called Northern Traverse
12 Mar 2015
An ultra runner will attempt to run Scotland’s longest ultra marathon, the 96-mile West Highland Way Race, dressed as ‘The Ultra Amazing Spider-Man’
1 Mar 2015
Francesca Eyre, owner of Morzine-based chalet business Chilly Powder www.chillypowder.com, decided to head for slightly warmer climes last November to take on the 220K Manaslu Trail Race in Nepal
12 Feb 2015
Some ultrarunners are turning to marijuana to alleviate pain and reduce nausea on runs.
30 Jan 2015
Following the success of last year's inaugural event, Edinburgh Ultra Fest returns this year on 14/15 March.
12 Jan 2015
World-renowned adventurer Sir Ranulph Fiennes is to run the 'toughest footrace on earth' the Marathon des Sables.
20 Oct 2014
Comrades Marathon will celebrate its 90th edition on 31 May 2015.
25 Sep 2014
An exciting new event for runners who ‘like their miles long and off-road’ is taking place on Saturday 11 October.
29 Aug 2014
The Dragon’s Back Race returns next year for its third edition 22-26 June 2015 and will be sponsored by top performance outdoor brand Berghaus.