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Swim Buttermere Lake, cycle up the challenging gradients of Whinlatter and Honister passes, run the trails around the beautiful shores of Crummock Water. This triathlon is possibly the most scenic in Britain, set amidst the stunning backdrop of the Lake District mountains in the iconic location of Buttermere.

Buttermere Triathlon

Buttermere, Cumbria, GB
Buttermere Triathlon
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Based from the north western shore, the swim will be in Buttermere Lake, with it's crystal clear water this is one of the cleanest lakes in the country. Set amidst a spectacular backdrop of dramatic fells, forest and waterfalls.

Swim the whole circumference of this beautiful lake in the 5K course and twice in the 10K course. This is a unique challenge in one of the most iconic locations in the country. The swim will be in a clockwise direction following the bays and inlets & staying close to the shoreline, set against a backdrop of spectacular lakeland fells.

The 10k will have a half way 5K cut-off time of 2 hour 15mins. If you do not manage to reach the 5k mark on 2 hour 15min or less you will be retired from the 10k distance.

Buttermere Open Water Swim

Buttermere, Cumbria, GB
Buttermere Open Water Swim

Ennerdale is a remote valley on the western fringes of the Lake District National Park. A truly spectacular location for trail running with a fantastic combination of trails in a unique natural environment, surrounded by some of the Lake District's most iconic mountains - Great Gable, Pillar and Haystacks - providing a natural backdrop of dramatic ridges and wooded slopes. 3 distance options: 50k run on the Saturday, 25k and 10k on Sunday.

Ennerdale Trail Run

Cleator, GB
Ennerdale Trail Run

Following on from the success of our inaugural Glentress Trail Races back in February, we are pleased to announce two new Winter events to Glentress Forest. Glentress Winter Tail Half Marathon is a great late Winter challenge for all abilities. The route will play to all strengths from climbers to descenders, with faster flatter running on open forest roads to a little more technical single track on black graded MTB routes. 10k the previous day.

Glentress Winter Trail Half Marathon

Peebles, GB
Glentress Winter Trail Half Marathon

Two new Winter events to Glentress Forest, in the beautiful Scottish Borders. Perhaps more renowned for its mountain biking, Glentress offers a superb array of forest trails, making it a fantastic location for trail running. The area features mile upon mile of waymarked trails including forest walks, woodland singletrack and heather clad moorland. Situated between the small Borders towns of Peebles and Innerleithen and just one hour away from Edinburgh, the location is second to none. Two distances to choose from. 18/19 November.

The 21k course features a fantastic variety of terrain from hard-packed gravel trails to twisting forest singletrack ... not to mention an exhillarating descent on the Black graded MTB route... This amazing course offers something for everyone. The Glentress night trail run is open to all abilities of runners. You will be tackling some of the amazing trails that Glentress Forest has to offer in the dark.

Glentress Winter Trail Races

Peebles, GB
Glentress Winter Trail Races

A multi-terrain ultra set around the heart of the stunning Tweed Valley.
The Tweed Valley Forest Park is described as the main visitor attraction in the Scottish Borders. The park is made up of a number of forests each with their own unique character "strung like pearls along the silver thread of the River Tweed". The area has a rich heritage of ancient forts, settlements, and towers to explore.
The rolling hills and woodland of the Tweed Valley offer unlimited scope for those looking for varied terrain. The course follows an extensive network of secluded paths and tracks through the various forests, multi-use trails along the banks of the beautiful river Tweed, winding tracks over hills & short sections on minor roads linking in the various areas.

Tweed Valley Forest Ultra Trail

Peebles, GB
Tweed Valley Forest Ultra Trail

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