17 Jul

The Etive Round in the nick of time

With long evenings and recent good weather, speed records for UK mountain-rounds have been tumbling this summer (writes Girls on Hills' Keri Wallace). Already this summer, local fell runner Es Tresidder broke the notoriously difficult Charlie Ramsay Round, completing the 58 miles and 24 summits in 16 hours and 12 minutes (breaking the previous record which belonged to Jasmin Paris by just one minute).

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12 Jul

Sandra beats Eliud in the long run?

Sandra Brown: world record holder

There is no dispute that Eliud Kipchoge is the greatest living marathon runner and quite possibly the finest long distance runner of all time but is he the greatest endurance athlete on the planet? Possibly not, when you consider the extraordinary accomplishments of Sandra Brown (70) from Dorset – pictured above smashing two world records in Belfast.

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