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Lakeland Trails 2013

Lakeland Trails: This year’s very popular series of trail races have been announced for 2013.

All the races take place in the UK’s Lake District. Lakeland trails quote ‘A festive, family-friendly, carnival atmosphere awaits you at every venue’. The events are well organised and have good safety cover on the courses:

Further details of the events can be found on the Lakeland Trails website

Ultra Running Championships UK 2013

Ultra Running Championships Uk 2013

The races to be included in this years UK ultra running championships have been released.
The 2013 series kicks off from the Bronte town of Howarth in West Yorkshire on 9 March, with a short distance 33 miles!. The full list of races is as follows;
Short – 9 March – Wuthering Hike (Howarth Hobble)
Long – 23 March – Hardmoors 55
Medium – 13 April – Calderdale
Long – 27 April – Fellsman
Medium – 11 May – Brecon 40
Short – 2 June – Shires & Spires
Short – 6 July – Osmotherley
Short – 10 Aug – Long Tour of Bradwell
Medium – 24 August – Speyside Way Race
Medium – 21 September – High Peak 40
Long – 5 October – Wye Valley One Way
Long – 19 October – Round Rotherham

Entry to the chamionships is free, and to qualify you need to do one short! one medium and 1 long race + 1 other race from any of the categories. further details are on the runfurther website.

Endurancelife: The Coastal Trail Race Series

Endurancelife: The Coastal Trail Race Series is proving to be very popular with the next event in Dorset on the 8 December 2012 already sold out. However there are still spaces available at the rest of the series races;
South Devon 9 February 2013
Northumberland 2 March 2013
Sussex 23 March 2013
Exmoor 13 April 2013
North York Moors 4 May 2013
Flete 26 May 2013
The Coastal Trail Series CTS team has carefully selected the most iconic sections of our special British coastline and have put together a severn stage series that represents a wild and varied cross-section of coastal landscapes and terrain. As well as the ultra runs there area also options at each of the events for shorter distances with 10K, Half Marathon, Marathon

Ultra Tour of the Lake District – Recce Dates

Ultra Tour of the Lake District: are arranging recce days for the Lakeland 50 and 110 ultra runs. They are being held to allow you to familiarise yourself with the courses and meet your friends and fellow runners! Dates;
January 13th – Coniston to Buttermere,
March 31st – Dalemain to Ambleside,
May 19th – Buttermere to Dalemain,
June 22nd & 23rd – Dalemain to Coniston over 2 days, stopping at Ambleside.More Details >>>