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MAR16
The Wee TriathlonFort William, Highland, GB

The Wee Triathlon is a pool-based triathlon involving a 400m swim, 10-mile bike ride in Glen Nevis and a 3-mile cross country run.

This is a perfect and very doable triathlon aimed at beginners and those who are looking for something to keep them motivated and fit over the winter. The Wee Tri has only one quick transition, between the bike and run, so is even more suited to those just starting out on multi-sport as you get a rest between your swim and cycle!

Our aim is to encourage everyone to experience the wonderful world of triathlon and make it fun and rewarding for all competitors. We have been running The Wee Triathlon for thirteen years, its a favorit with experienced triathletes and with participants trying a multi-sport event for the very first time.

Although the thought of it may be terrifying, a triathlon neednt be! If this is your first triathlon. Then we think you will love this format to ease you into the world of multi sport events.

£28 - £30
Other
The Wee Triathlon
APR27
10 Under the BenFort William, Highland, GB

The aim is to complete as many laps as you can in the 10 hour time limit. Teams ride in relay theres only one team member on the course at any one time. The event is timed using Sportident Timing system, each team or solo will be issued with a timing card at registration, The card is worn by the team member on course. When a rider crosses the lap finish line their time is recorded, and they then pass the card onto the next team member and so on.

Riders can do as many laps (or as few) as they want in the time. After riders have passed through the timing area their lap time is recorded, they then pass the card onto team mates or continue if riding solo.

There will be plenty going on around the course and event village, the course itself will have marshalls at all strategic points, Muddy Medics will be on site and on the course if assistance is needed at any point.

The race starts at 0930 on Saturday 28th of April 2018. You must register beforehand (or the evening before) to collect your race number, timing chip and course information. Full details will be sent to entrants with participant notes in the lead up to the race.

£51 - £150
10h
10 Under the Ben
MAY11
Road to the Isles Festival of RunningMallaig, Highland, GB

Though the Road to the Isles half marathon is a challenging road race, it is the scenery that will really take your breath away on this route. Every year, runners return to enjoy the beauty of the west coast and the friendly atmosphere at the finish line. The half marathon starts at Beasdale Station and follows the old Road to the Isles through Arisaig, Traigh - where the 10k will join in - and Morar into Mallaig, where the race finishes at Mallaig & District Swimming Pool. The undulating route provides an enjoyable challenge for all abilities and sights such as the Silver Sands of Morar will boost your morale all the way to the finish line. Water stations will be provided at three locations throughout the race.

1 reviews
£15 - £37
Marathon • Half Marathon • 10k • 5k
Road to the Isles Festival of Running
JUN23
Registration Perks
Monster TriathlonFort Augustus, Highland, GB

Spanning 7 days the Monster Triathlon is the UKs ultimate multi-sport challenge.

The event established itself as one of the toughest endurance challenges in the UK, covering 1,000km between Loch Ness and London across 3 disciplines.

It starts with a 5km swim in Loch Ness, before 5 stunning days on the bike and finishes with an ultra-marathon along the Thames. For those unable to tackle the beast in one go we are offering Swim, Cycle and Run only packages this year. Youll pass lakes, climb mountains, ride past fields, fly through villages, cross rivers and conquer hills. As well as being an epic challenge The Monster Triathlon also highlights the beauty and diversity of the UK. There are 7 days of meticulously planned routes, with full support teams in attendance at every start, finish, on the route and at hotels.

If youre not ready to attempt the whole Monster Triathlon this year then why not take on one of our discipline-specific challenges?

You can enter the full Monster Triathlon or just one of the three individual legs. To enter the Monster Triathlon or the Cycle leg, initially, you only need to pay a 60 deposit. You can pay the balance later on.

£50 - £1,499
Other • Swim Leg Only • Cycle Leg Only • Ultramarathon
Monster Triathlon
JUL28
Fort William MarathonUnnamed Road, Spean Bridge PH34 4EX, UK

Set in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, the Fort William Marathon will take you on a journey through some of the areas most stunning scenery.

It is a challenging multi-terrain route taking in the spectacular sites of Fort William, including Ben Nevis, Thomas Telford's Caledonian Canal and Neptune's Staircase, The Commado Memorial, General Wade's High Bridge and the old railway viaduct.

Marathon
Fort William Marathon
MAY4
Glen LyonUnnamed Road, Aberfeldy PH15 2PX, UK
Other • Ultramarathon
Glen Lyon
SEP20
Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™Kinlochleven, GB

The Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra features remote Scottish glens, technical single track, airy ridges, & high mountain passes. Truly, this course is for the boldest all-round ultra-runners. In keeping with the ethos of the Salomon Skyline Scotland races, this route is very challenging with considerable height gain, great variability in the terrain including river crossings, and an airy traverse of one of Scotlands most famous ridges, the Crn Mr Dearg Arte, leading to the summit of Ben Nevis.

Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™
Salomon Ben Nevis Ultra™
SEP21
Salomon Ring of Steall Skyrace™Kinlochleven, GB

The Salomon Ring of Steall Skyrace follows in the tradition of skyrunning, which consists of uncompromising mountain running, such as scrambling along mountain ridges with steep ascents, traverses and descents on technical and challenging terrain.

This skyrunning race route incorporates two lofty ridges within the Mamores, including the Devils Ridge, which provides a thrilling and airy traverse with Glen Nevis visible ahead and as a yawning drop far below, and Ben Nevis beyond and towering above.

Our race route is set within the Mamores, which are an east - west series of majestic Munros (Scottish Mountains over 3,000ft / 914m) and in this route there are four that will be summited. The Salomon Ring of Steall Skyrace was an immediate hit when it launched in 2016 and has already established itself as a classic skyrunning event.

Other
Salomon Ring of Steall Skyrace™
SEP21
Salomon Glen Coe Skyline®Ballachulish, GB

The Salomon Glen Coe Skyline follows in the finest tradition of the most prestigious Skyrunning races, fusing mountain running and alpinism in a pure test of speed, endurance and skill on an uncompromising, world-class course.

The route features long and sustained sections of scrambling terrain, which is roughly equivalent to moderate standard rock climbing. In addition, the race traverses high and remote mountainous terrain, which is at times impossible to retreat from and may be subject to severe and rapidly changing weather.

The event is only suitable for highly experienced competitors and all entrants are strictly vetted for experience.

Ultramarathon
Salomon Glen Coe Skyline®
MAY24
Cape Wrath Ultra®Fort William, GB

Staged by the same team that brought you the inspirational Berghaus Dragon's Back Race, the Cape Wrath Ultra is a once in a lifetime, 8-day expedition race weaving 400km through the Highlands of Scotland. Starting in Fort William, the race takes participants on an incredible journey linking ancient footpaths and remote tracks to the furthest northwesterly point of the British Isles, Cape Wrath. With towering mountains on one side and the crashing ocean on the other, the Cape Wrath Ultra travels through stunning scenery and remote wilderness with every step north. Winding through the beautiful lochs, glens and mountains of the Scottish Highlands, the Cape Wrath Ultra is an ultra-running expedition through some of the world's most inspirational landscapes, including Morar, Knoydart, Kintail, Torridon, Assynt and Sutherland. As a supported ultra-running expedition, participants equipment is transported each day with tented accommodation and meals provided at the overnight camps.

Ultramarathon
Cape Wrath Ultra®

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