Posts by category: ultra race

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  • ‘Training and Inspiration’ night for ultra-runners returns

    17 Jan 2020

    Stirling’s Tollbooth Arts Centre will again be hosting an informal evening of advice and inspiration for any runners or support crews tackling the Altra West Highland Way race, or similar ultra challenges, or like the Highland Fling or the Devil o' the

  • Orkney’s William Sichel to attempt 1000-mile world record

    8 Jan 2020

    Orkney-based ultra marathon runner, William Sichel, travels to Athens next week to compete in the Athens International Ultramarathon Festival 1000 Mile road race.

  • All smiles at new North-East Ultra

    15 Oct 2019

    Less than a fortnight after hosting the 30th Anniversary Bennachie Hill Race, the slopes of the North-East’s most famous landmark welcomed a brand new event on Saturday (12 October).

  • New Loch Ness 360° Challenge set for 2020

    27 Sep 2019

    With thousands of runners counting down to Baxters Loch Ness Marathon and Festival of Running in just over a week’s time, a new event focused on the loch itself has just been launched.

  • Giving it more at Glenmore 24

    11 Sep 2019

    Just over 200 competitors took part in Glenmore 24, Scotland’s 24-Hour Trail Race, this weekend.

  • Devil turns up heat for 42-mile race

    4 Aug 2019

    The 17th edition of one of Scotland’s most iconic distance events, The Devil o’the Highlands, got underway at 6am on Saturday morning – in appropriately hellishly hot conditions.

  • Celebrate Summer Solstice 2020 at the new Solstice24

    24 Jun 2019

    Entries go live on Friday for Scotland’s newest 24-hour running event.

  • Sun shines on new route for Kintyre Way runners

    16 May 2019

    Over 100 solo runners and dozens more taking part in the team relay took on the Kintyre Way Ultra on Saturday.

  • It's a Fling thing ...

    2 May 2019

    Few races can be as much loved by competitors and volunteers alike as the Highland Fling, whose 14th edition took place on Saturday (27 April).

  • Waiting List Only for Devil o’ the Highlands 2019

    4 Dec 2018

    Last night entries opened – and closed after little more than an hour – for one of Scotland’s most iconic distance events, the Devil o’ the Highlands footrace.

  • Nicola Duncan wins Ultra Tour of Edinburgh

    26 Oct 2018

    Four hundred runners took part in the ultimate sightseeing trip in, up, around and through Scotland's capital city on Sunday.

  • Rat Race ultra tour of Edinburgh returns

    3 Oct 2018

    The ultimate running tour of Scotland's capital city, The Ultra Tour of Edinburgh (UTE), staged by Rat Race Adventure Sports, will return for its second outing on Sunday, 21 October, with a few exciting changes to its 55 km (approximately 34 mile) route.

  • Way Out West Highland Way

    27 Jun 2018

    Runners in one of the world’s longest established ultra-marathons, the Ron Hill West Highland Way Race, set off from Milngavie near Glasgow at 1am last Saturday night. Their destination, Fort William – 95 miles (and 14,760 ft of climbing) away – in

  • Sichel’s Poignant Return To New York

    5 Feb 2018

    William Sichel will make an emotional return to the Sri Chinmoy Self-Transcendence race in June