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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.
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.