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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.
23 Aug 2014
scottishrunningguide.com talks to William Sichel about his performance at last month’s Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence Race in New York and how he prepared his body to run 5000km
22 Aug 2014
The son of a man who disappeared from Buckie earlier this year is running Speyside Way Race Ultra Marathon to raise money as thanks to those who helped search for his father.
25 Jul 2014
This weekend will see two of the most recognisable long distance events in the country, the Montane Lakeland 100 / 50 ultra, take place
27 Jun 2014
William Sichel is currently racing against 13 ultrarunners in the Sri Chinmony 3,100 Mile Race in Queens, New York.
25 Jun 2014
Last weekend, a record breaking number of runners completed what is known as the largest ultra-marathon in the UK, The Wall
24 Jun 2014
Paul Giblin sensationally smashed his own record at the West Highland Way Race last weekend.
7 Jun 2014
Tiree will host the first Hebridean ultramarathon on 7 September this year.
4 Jun 2014
Scottish runner Ellie Greenwood broke the Russian stronghold of Elena and Oleysa Nurglaieva to take top place at the gruelling Comrades Marathon in South Africa
9 May 2014
A runner from Glasgow has completed Marathon des Sables despite barely having run before.
27 Feb 2014
Married couple Debbie and Marco Consani have been given the unique privilege of both being included in the Great Britain and Northern Ireland squad for the IAU 24-hour World and European Championships on 21-22 June.
8 Feb 2014
High Trail Events has confirmed details of a brand new race, the Kielder Ultra Trail, scheduled for Sunday 27 April
29 Jan 2014
Nearly 1000 runners have already signed up for The Wall, a fast-growing ultra race