Ultramarathons in United Kingdom

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JUL27
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The Twilight Ultra, Marathon & Half Marathon
Ilford, London, United Kingdom

The fifth staging of The Twilight Ultra takes place at the Redbridge Cycle Centre in East London after another successful year in 2018.

The secure, traffic-free, undulating, tarmac route sees runners covering laps of the cycle circuit and finishing on what will, hopefully, be a balmy summer's evening.

With good parking and spectating facilities, the event features a choice of three distances with start times varying according to the distance you select. Aim high and select the ultra distance and you can always step down to a shorter distance.

Runners will be able to take advantage of well-stocked aid stations on each lap with the availability of hot and cold food and drink.

£18 - £40
The Twilight Ultra, Marathon & Half Marathon
AUG18
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Whitworth Trail Marathon
Whitworth, North West, United Kingdom

The WTM really brings something new and fresh to trail running. The route showcases some of the areas hidden treasures, and will take you to locations new. Routes all fully marked for an easy days trail running without the need for to much thought!

£20 - £35
Whitworth Trail Marathon
SEP7
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The Brenig Way Run Challenge
Corwen, Wales, United Kingdom

The Brenig Way Run Challenge is a 1 day, fully guided and supported run following the 32 mile linear trail, from Corwen, in the Vale of Llangollen to the Llyn Brenig Reservoir Dam, high on the Denbigh Moors.

£45
The Brenig Way Run Challenge
SEP14
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The Offas Dyke Path - Northern Quarter
Llangollen, Wales, United Kingdom

The Offas Dyke Path Northern Quarter Run Challenge is a 1 day, fully guided and supported run following the National linear trail, from Froncysyllte in the Dee Valley to the North Wales Coast at Prestatyn.

£65
The Offas Dyke Path - Northern Quarter
SEP15
Registration Perks
Purbeck Running Festival
Swanage, South West, United Kingdom

Nice Work are pleased to be helping stage the 2019 Purbeck Outdoor Weekend including the Purbeck Running Festival.

NEW for 2019 In addition to the Purbeck Marathon and 16 Mile race, we are pleased to be adding three more events to the weekend. For the first time there will be a choice of Ultra, Marathon, 16 Mile, 10k and 5k!

Swanage, Purbeck and the Jurassic Coast has spectacular history, landscapes and views and has been home to The Purbeck Marathon for the last three years and now we have The Purbeck 16! A step up from a half marathon with the same fantastic scenery and big hills!

Taking place on the 14th September this series of events brings runners from all over the region.

The courses are challenging however the scenic routes make it all worth while!

£10 - £50
Purbeck Running Festival
SEP20
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Peak District Challenge
Hathersage, East Midlands, United Kingdom

Are you ready to take on the Peak District Challenge? Choose from one of our amazing running challenges - Back Before Dark (10km), Copper (25km), Bronze (50km), Silver (75km) or Gold Ultra (100km) and test your endurance skills in the stunning Peak District National Park; It's a chance to trek or run through some breathtaking scenery, put yourself to the test and to raise money for good causes. You can choose to raise money for a charity of your choice or to not raise money but to give a small donation to the chosen charity of the event S.A.L.V.E. International. S.A.L.V.E. International is working to reduce the number of children living on the street of Uganda through education and care.

£64 - £169
Peak District Challenge
SEP28
Registration Perks
Snowdonia Slate Trail Challenge
Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom

The Snowdonia Slate trail Run Challenge - NEW FOR 2019!!

A privately guided run challenge on this spectacular route, whcih takes in some of Snowdonia's finest scenery and industrial heritage.

£55 - £100
Snowdonia Slate Trail Challenge
OCT5
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Atlantic Coast Ultra
Upton Towans, South West, United Kingdom

A new addition to the Atlantic Coast Challenge family of events!

The route starts at Fistral Beach in Newquay and follows the coast all the way down to Hayle River Mouth and finishes at St Ives Bay Holiday Park. Complete the 40 miler by walking, running or crawling, pitting your mental and physical prowess against some of the wildest coastline in Britain.

£75 - £130
Atlantic Coast Ultra
OCT12
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Dark Peaks 30 Ultra Trail
Hope, West Midlands, United Kingdom

With great success from lasts year inaugural Dark Peaks 30 Ultra Trail, and some fantastic feedback from competitors.

Being described by the elite field of runners as one of the best but hardest 30 mile ultras they have ever raced and truly a classic in the making. We where excited to bring this event back!!!

£45 - £70
Dark Peaks 30 Ultra Trail
OCT12
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Wayfarer's Way Ultra
Linkenholt, South East, United Kingdom

Join us for this amazing run, which follows the Wayfarer's Way from Coombe Gibbet in the north of Hampshire to Emsworth in the south.

£80 - £90
Wayfarer's Way Ultra
NOV2
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White Rose Ultra
Marsden, Yorkshire and the Humber, United Kingdom

Run, Walk or Crawl your way through fantastic countryside, a well marked course with fully stocked aid stations every 10 miles, unmanned water stations every 5 miles. Hosted by Team OA in the fabulous Colne Valley in Gods own county... Yorkshire; the heart of Great Britain! The 30 is just a few short miles up from a marathon, perfect step to ultra distance, while our top distance 150 miles!

£55 - £100
White Rose Ultra
NOV8
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The Druid’s Challenge
Ivinghoe, South East, United Kingdom

You'll be following in the footsteps of travellers, herdsmen and soldiers who have used the Ridgeway since prehistoric times. Be entranced by the ancient landscapes, hidden valleys, beautiful downland and woodland.

As with all of our events, everything is taken care of at the Druid's Challenge so you can focus on the experience!

£58 - £195
The Druid’s Challenge
NOV13
Registration Perks
Hell of A Hill Marathon 5 Day Challenge
Heath Charnock, North West, United Kingdom

Hell of a Hill Marathon is arguably the toughest 26.2 miles in the UK, and the toughest 5 consecutive marathons in 5 days in the World - only the toughest dare to challenge the Hill for 5 consecutive days! The mighty Rivington Pike stands 1,191ft tall on the West Pennine Moors, and runners have to pass over the summit a massive 40 times to complete the challenge of a lifetime. A total of 30,000ft of elevation gain (Mount Everest!) and 131 miles of tough stone and mud trail running in the cold Winter months!.

£36 - £180
Hell of A Hill Marathon 5 Day Challenge
NOV16
Registration Perks
Tollymore Trail Marathon Events
Newcastle, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

The Tollymore Trail Marathon is the perfect end of year trail ultra marathon, marathon and half marathon event, along with a 10K race.

Join us for these trail running events in the stunning setting of Tollymore Forest Park.

£27.50 - £62
Tollymore Trail Marathon Events
DEC27
Registration Perks
The Drop – Christmas Special
Huddersfield, Yorkshire and the Humber, United Kingdom

Using a little bit of military know how we have come up with possibly the most challenging race in the UK! You will be placed on our bus, blindfolded** and then driven to your drop location (The distances are as the crow flies) from the event centre. Here you will be released at 2 minute intervals, all you have to do is make your way back to the event centre.

Be warned now, the distances are as the crow flies.

£30 - £45
The Drop – Christmas Special
JAN4
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Blade Runner Ultra Marathon Series – Winter
Brecon, Wales, United Kingdom

The Blake Runner Ultra Marathon is a 50km race like no other. See what SAS Selection really takes as you run, climb, slide and scramble your way around the inner most depth of the Brecon Beacon Mountains. The fully marked route is not for the faint hearted. But those who succeed will be rewarded with such prestige as they cross the finish line at the infamous old red phone box, the very place former SAS men have stood tall themselves.

£65
Blade Runner Ultra Marathon Series – Winter
APR4
Registration Perks
Testway Ultra
Linkenholt, South East, United Kingdom

This amazing event is back with a 40 and 50 mile option. The course runs from north Hampshire to south Hampshire, with all this lovely county has to offer.

£40 - £60
Testway Ultra
APR18
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The Oldham Way – Red Rose Ultra
Delph, North West, United Kingdom

Red Rose Ultra is a 40 Mile loop from the Castleshaw centre (Delph) closely following the route of the Oldham Way Ultra with landscape that varies from moorland to canal, trails, woodlands & tracks expect some spectacular views, hills and great landscape, along the Red Rose Ultra one of the newest routes in the UK.

£41
The Oldham Way – Red Rose Ultra
JUL26
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 1
Preston, North West, United Kingdom

Road Running Festival. Full UKA Licence & Certified Course All Distances. Fri 26th July - Sun 4th August. Live Split Lap Times and Live Results on Internet.

£10 - £35
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 1
JUL26
The Lakeland 50 & 100
Coniston, North West, United Kingdom

Racers compete non-stop across two course distances - 100 miles (ML100) and 50 miles (ML50) taking in the picturesque yet unforgiving terrain of one of the UK's most famous national parks, the Lake District. Conditions will vary from hour to hour, with competitors needing to carry essential kit at all times. Bodies will be battered, spirits will be tested and those that cross the finish line in Coniston will earn their status and become legends! #FurtherFaster

£200 - £240
The Lakeland 50 & 100
JUL26
Kennet & Avon Canal Race
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom

Held under UK:Athletics rules and with the kind permission of The Canal & River Trust, this non-stop race is from Temple Meads Railway Station, Bristol, along the way-marked Kennet & Avon Canal towpath, Thames Path National Trail and Grand Union Canal towpath to Paddington Railway Station, London. Competitors who must be 18 or over, are recommended to have their own support crews, but up to 50 Unsupported runners can be catered for by the Organisers, Canalrace C.I.C.

£61 - £91
Kennet & Avon Canal Race
JUL27
Lyke Wake Walk Challenge
Osmotherley, Yorkshire and the Humber, United Kingdom

The famous Lyke Wake challenge crosses the magnificent North York Moors in one day. We offer this route either as the traditional one day challenge, or as a slightly more "leisurely" two day challenge. Beginning in Osmotherley, the route crosses the breadth of the North York Moors National Park, to finish just over 40 miles east, at Ravenscar on the North Sea coast. Whichever challenge you choose, you will need to be a seasoned walker to complete this, but the thrill of completing will be worth all the energy expended!

£350
Lyke Wake Walk Challenge
JUL27
Chiltern Challenge
Henley-on-Thames, South East, United Kingdom

This fantastic 100km circular route will showcase the best of the Chilterns and the surrounding countryside. You can Walk, Jog, or Run along 3 historic trails - The Ridgeway, Icknield Way and Chiltern Way - starting and finishing at our Base Camp in Henley-on-Thames.

£79 - £198
Chiltern Challenge
JUL27
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 3
Preston, North West, United Kingdom

Road Running Festival. Full UKA Licence & Certified Course All Distances. Fri 26th July - Sun 4th August. Live Split Lap Times and Live Results on Internet.

£10 - £35
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 3
JUL31
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 6
Preston, North West, United Kingdom

Road Running Festival. Full UKA Licence & Certified Course All Distances. Fri 26th July - Sun 4th August. Live Split Lap Times and Live Results on Internet.

£10 - £35
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 6
APR26
Registration Perks
Sea 2 Summit - The Offas Dyke Marathon & Half Marathon
Prestatyn, Wales, United Kingdom

The only way is up with these new Half Marathon/Marathon/Ultra distance races along the Offas Dyke footpath!

Starting at Prestatyn seafront, the national trail waymarkers are followed up into the hills on the edge of the town and continue in a Southerly direction, with the scenery and terrain becoming more and more beautiful, and challenging as you go!

NOTE: IF YOU CHOOSE THE TRANSPORT BACK TO START TICKETS, YOU WILL HAVE TO PAY A 5 FEE ON RACE DAY.

£20
Sea 2 Summit - The Offas Dyke Marathon & Half Marathon
AUG2
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 8
Preston, North West, United Kingdom

Road Running Festival. Full UKA Licence & Certified Course All Distances. Fri 26th July - Sun 4th August. Live Split Lap Times and Live Results on Internet.

£10 - £35
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 8
AUG3
Round Reading Ultra Marathon
Earley, South East, United Kingdom

The Round Reading Ultra Marathon (RRUM) takes place on Saturday July 28th 2018, taking in a fabulous multi terrain course that circumnavigates the town of Reading, Berkshire.

Youll have a choice of a 50km route or a 100km route. The course will include a variety of terrain, including flat river and canal towpaths, undulating woodland trails, country lanes and paths through Reading's many urban green spaces.

£48 - £65
Round Reading Ultra Marathon
AUG3
The EDDUM
Sennybridge, Wales, United Kingdom

The EDDUM A 50 mile challenge around the Epynt Way! Sponsored by MadDog BrewingCo, SC Sport Centre and Enduraprep.

The mostly untouched permissive path loops around the Sennybridge Training Area, the third largest military training area in the UK but have no worries, The MOD have made sure the area is safer than your own backyard! Keep your eyes peeled for the local mountain bikers, the experienced day hikers, the brute horses on the run and 1,000 shades of Green that will make you fall in love all over again.

£60
The EDDUM
AUG3
Elsecar Skelter Challenge Event
Elsecar, Yorkshire and the Humber, United Kingdom

15, 21 or 27 miles in 10 hours around a circular route from the Market Hotel, Elsecar (next to the Heritage Centre) south-east of Barnsley GR 385 999. Come and experience some of the highlights that South Yorkshire has on offer. Historic houses, amazing follies, landscaped parkland, wonderfully varied countryside with some terrific views and of course warm Yorkshire hospitality are all included.

£12 - £15
Elsecar Skelter Challenge Event
AUG3
The Railway Ultra
Telford, West Midlands, United Kingdom

The Railway Ultra route takes runners along the banks of the River Severn between Ironbridge and Bridgnorth along the disused railway line where the views of the river are outstanding.

£28 - £36
The Railway Ultra
AUG4
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 10
Preston, North West, United Kingdom

Road Running Festival. Full UKA Licence & Certified Course All Distances. Fri 26th July - Sun 4th August. Live Split Lap Times and Live Results on Internet.

£10 - £35
Scorcher 10 in 10 Day 10
AUG4
Something Wild Trail Running Festival
Princetown, South West, United Kingdom

The Summit Wild Ultra is back at the Something Wild Trail Running Festival. It is the ideal distance for your first ultra even though it is by no means an easy ultra. It starts alongside the marathon and incorporates the marathon circuit plus one lap of Sundays 10K route.

£5 - £42
Something Wild Trail Running Festival
AUG8
The BRC Thames Challenge
Kemble, South West, United Kingdom

England's longest river path from the source of the Thames in the Cotswolds, to the Thames Barrier in Greenwich, a distance of 184 miles. The challenge is to complete the entire length over a four day period. The Thames Challenge is the 'Sister' event of The Severn Challenge. Each daily Ultra - Cotswold Ultra, Oxford Ultra, Windsor Ultra, Richmond Ultra - can be done individually.

£245 - £395
The BRC Thames Challenge
AUG9
Beacons 100 Ultra
Brecon, Wales, United Kingdom

The Beacons 100 trail running tour of the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Black Mountains begins on the bank of the Usk River in the market town of Brecon. An area we absolutely adore due to its beautiful scenery, unforgiving terrain and challenging weather conditions!

Completion = 6 UTMB points for your efforts.

To enter the Beacons100 it is expected that you will have completed a minimum of one 40 mile trail event in the 2018/2019 season and you can navigate effectively. We will host free navigation and footcare seminars leading up the event so if you are unsure about your navigation ability don't let that put you off. We welcome runners and hikers alike.

Be aware that this is an incredibly tough adventure on remote trail...lots of peace and quiet!

£115
Beacons 100 Ultra
AUG10
The RAT – Roseland August Trail Race Series
Saint Austell, South West, United Kingdom

The Roseland August Trail Series (The RAT) is a challenging coastal run, starting from St Anthony's Head and finishing in Porthpean on the SW Cornish Coast. It incorporates 4 different routes, White 11 miles, Red 22 mile, Black 32 miles, and the Plague (green) 64 miles. All routes follow the same part of the coastline, with runners joining each other at different points along the way. The routes take competitors through stunning coastal scenery, over undulating paths, through fields, towns and surrounding countryside, this is not for the faint-hearted!

£31 - £92
The RAT – Roseland August Trail Race Series
AUG10
Beacons 50 Ultra
Brecon, Wales, United Kingdom

Starting on the bank of the Usk River in the market town of Brecon the Beacons 50 Ultra Marathon will take you on a journey across the Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains.

In a similar fashion to our winter event, the Beacons Ultra, you will find very tough terrain, changeable weather conditions and the finest support to get you to the finish line.

The Beacons 50 is an unmarked course and we will host a free recce/navigation day leading up to the event. We welcome runners and hikers alike!

£55
Beacons 50 Ultra
AUG10
Ultra Trail Wales
Dolgellau, Cymru, United Kingdom

Ultra Trail Wales will be special in that the race route will take in one of Wales most iconic mountains, a world renowned estuary and the majesty of Wales greatest forest.

£90 - £100
Ultra Trail Wales
AUG10
SVP100
Newmarket, East of England, United Kingdom

The Stour Valley Path is a 100km (62 mile) long footpath in England, which starts in Newmarket (Suffolk) and ends in Cattawade, a village near Manningtree (Essex). The SVP100 covers almost the entire length of the well marked trail, and is one of the longest point to point races in East Anglia.

£47 - £72
SVP100
AUG11
Salisbury 54321 Trail Runs
Salisbury, South West, United Kingdom

The Salisbury 5-4-3-2-1 walk, or trail run is an event suited to all the family, with a choice of distances from 5km to the more demanding 42k/Marathon, or even a 50k Ultra Marathon. The routes will be over footpaths, bridle ways and quiet country roads in the Salisbury Wessex area. The walk/trail runs, will take you past a variety of sites of historical and scientific interest and through Country Estates not usually open to the general public. This has been made possible by the kind permission of several landowners along the route and including English Heritage.

£13 - £31
Salisbury 54321 Trail Runs
MAY10
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The Llangollen Round Run Challenge
Llangollen, Wales, United Kingdom

The Llangollen Round Run Challenge is a 1 day, fully guided and supported run following the 33 mile circular trail, above the Vale of Llangollen.

£45
The Llangollen Round Run Challenge
AUG17
The Run to the Castle Ultra
Aberdovey, Wales, United Kingdom

Run to the Castle will take runners and walkers from the coastal village of Aberdyfi up the beautiful coastal path, taking in the seafront at Tywyn, the village of Fairbourne, the famous Fairborne bridge, Barmouth, to the castle town of Harlech which is approx 40/42 miles away.

For those of you looking to take on smaller distances we will also be offering a marathon distance where you run from Aberdyfi to Barmouth. For those of you returning to the Castle

£60 - £62
The Run to the Castle Ultra
AUG17
Ultra Great Britain Scotland
Stranraer, Scotland, United Kingdom

A Unique 215 mile (346km) Ultra-Marathon following the Southern Upland Way from Portpatrick to Cockburnspath. A stunning marked trail reflecting back to us the turbulent history between Scotland and England. The voices and the lessons of the Killing Times in the 1600s echo in the Forests, the Valleys, and high on the Mountains along the Way.

£499
Ultra Great Britain Scotland
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