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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.

UTMB UK Qualification Races 2013 / 2014

UTMB UK Qualification Races 2013

To be able to complete in the iconic UTMB races which are held each year in the Alps you must first qualify by earning points from qualification races;

The points required for qualification to the various races;
UTMB® : 7 points details
CCC® : 2 points details
TDS™ : 2 points details
The event HQ is Chamonix in the French Alps, however the CC and TDS routes start from Courmayeur in Italy.

List of the 2013/14 UTMB UK qualification races can be found here;

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 >>>