Rat Race Man vs Mountain @ Llanberis, Snowdonia, United Kingdom on 03 September 2016

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Man vs Mountain pits you against mother nature in all her glory at this sell-out event. Over 20 miles you’ll face the weather, natural gradients, and the mental challenge of knowing that you have to conquer a mountain. Begin your journey at sea level from within Caernarfon Castle before climbing steadily through the beautiful landscapes […]

Rat Race Man vs Lakes @ Graythwaite Estate, Ulverton, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 09 July 2016

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Rat Race are proud to introduce Man vs Lakes: The most adventurous marathon-distance running journey in the UK. This is 26.2 miles like nothing you have experienced. Begin with an audacious and surreal crossing of the quicksand of Morecambe Bay before tackling a rollercoaster running route through the Lake District’s Mountains. Then prepare to face […]

Scott Snowdonia Trail Marathon @ Snowdonia, Llanberis, Gwynedd, United Kingdom on 24 July 2016

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The Scott Snowdonia Trail Marathon is a challenge in the true sense of the word! Ascending 1685m over 26 miles of iconic and spectacular trails this epic race will circumnavigate and eventually climb Wales’ highest peak, Snowdon. The route explores the stunning trails, spectacular panoramic views, and tough climbs that make Snowdonia National Park such […]

Clif Bar 10 Peaks – The Lakes @ The Lake District, Keswick, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 25 June 2016

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Long Course – 73km, 5600m ascent, 24 hours

The route will take you over dramatic rocky crags, across open moorland and through low lying bogs following a clockwise loop incorporating all ten of the Lake District’s highest peaks in the following order:

1. Helvellyn, 951 m (3,118 ft) 2. Bowfell, 902 m (2,960 ft) 3. […]

Love SwimRun Llanberis @ Y Glyn (The Lagoons), Llanberis, Gwynedd, United Kingdom on 25 June 2016

Swim in Llyn Padarn beneath the majestic summit of Snowdon.

Love SwimRun Llamberis will be the first SwimRun event in Wales! Love SwimRun Llanberis will take place in Padarn Country Park, Llanberis in the Snowdonia National Park, North Wales. The 16km multi transition course will involve 4 runs and 4 swims with a total of approximately 3.5km of swimming and 12.5km of running. The running […]

Olympus Mythical Trail @ Litochoro, Pieria, Greece on 02 July 2016

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“Olympus Mythical Trail” is a 100K mountain-trail race that is taking place on Mount Olympus, Greece, the famous “Mountain of Gods”. The race applies to experienced athletes, as it requires advanced skills due to its high difficulty grade. The route spreads out in a 103K distance and covers totally 7200 meters of elevation gain. The […]

Incathon Race to Machu Picchu @ Machu Picchu, Peru on 07 July 2016

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In addition to the Official 26.2mi Inca Trail Marathon, Erik’s Adventures also offers a shorter race with all the full course benefits that will allow runners of all abilities to compete and run on the Inca Trail all the way to Machu Picchu! The specially designed trail race course is is an abbreviated distance of […]

Official Inca Trail Marathon-Erik’s Adventures @ Machu Picchu, Peru on 07 July 2016

Are you up for the challenge?

This running adventure, designed for racers and spectators, is an action packed marathon running tour. It offers a wide range of different outdoor activities, cultural programs, and unique adventures. The highlight of the trip is one of the world’s hardest marathons as well as one the most scenic South American marathons with the finish line […]

Color Sunday Adventure Challenge @ Powderhorn Mountain Resort, Mesa, CO, United States on 27 September 2015

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Please join us on Color Sunday Sunday, September 27th, at Powderhorn Mountain Resort to participate in the 10K Thigunawat trail run race and/or the 3K Team Adventure Run.

The 10K Thigunawat individual trail run race will be run on a similar spectacular course as 2009, 2010, 2012 and 2013 (9:30 am) (unlike the rain-shortened course […]

Rat Race Man vs Mountain @ Caernarfon Castle, Gwynedd, United Kingdom on 05 September 2015

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Man vs Mountain pits you against mother nature in all her glory. Over 20 miles you’ll face the weather, natural gradients, and the mental challenge of knowing that you have to conquer a mountain. Begin your journey at sea level from within Caernarfon Castle before climbing steadily through the beautiful landscapes of Northern Wales.

The Grand Tour of Skiddaw @ Lime House School, Dalston, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 29 August 2015

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The Grand Tour of Skiddaw is a 44 mile unmarked trail ultra race taking in the beautiful Northern Lake District in the UK, with a climb up the mighty Skiddaw at the approximate halfway point, giving a total of 7136 feet of ascent. The route is almost entirely run on public footpaths and bridleways, starting […]

The Cumbria Way Ultra @ Ford Park, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 19 September 2015

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The Cumbria Way Ultra is a 73 mile unmarked trail ultra race which passes through the varied terrain of the beautiful Lake Districtin the UK, giving over 10,000 feet of ascent. The route follows the iconic trail which was first devised in the 1970s by local members of the Ramblers. The Cumbria Way Ultra provides […]

Bronte Mountain Bike Challenge @ Oxenhope Recreation Grounds, Oxenhope, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom on 21 September 2014

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This biking event has a routes suitable for all standards of mountain bike and cyclo-cross riders. This will be the 10th Bronte Mountain Bike Challenge in this, the year when the Tour de France Grand Depart will pass our start finish area and even share a small section of our route. There are three routes […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Camp Eden 5K & Canyon Carnival @ Camp Eden, Golden, Colorado, United States on 07 June 2014

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There’s races, and then there’s events. If you want both, or just a fun day in the foothills, then the Camp Eden 5k is the day for you. Runners enjoy the challenge the Camp Eden 5k presents. Running at 8800 feet elevation will challenge any level of runner. But the course is easy enough that […]

Rat Race Man vs Mountain @ Caenarfon Castle, Caenarfon, United Kingdom on 06 September 2014

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Brutal but Beautiful. 20 miles. 1 mountain. Man vs Mountain is back on the 6th September 2014. Can you conquer Snowdon?

2013 saw 400 brave runners tackle our 20 mile mountainous run to the summit of Snowdon and back down. They tackled an array of punishing obstacles in Dinorwic Quarry, including our killer vertical kilometre, […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Rat Race The Wall @ Hadrian’s Wall, Carlisle, United Kingdom on 21 June 2014

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After a superb turnout in 2013, which saw a 90% completion rate of our stunning 69 mile course, we’re back on the 21st and 22nd June.

For almost 2,000 years this vast Roman construction has stretched across the wild beauty of Northern England, and Hadrian’s Wall is now part of a UNESCO World Heritage site. […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Cerler Vertical @ Benasque valley, Benasque, Huesca, Spain on 21 June 2014

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Celebrate the beginning of the summer in Spain!

A challenge for the brave ones in June. The challenge consists in to become the rooster on the henhouse in an amazing Vertical Km® (Gallinero, is the name of the montain and it means henhouse. This mountain is 2728 m).

Cerler Vertical follows the regulations of the […]

Clif Bar 10 Peaks Brecon Beacons @ YHA Danywenallt, Talybont-on-Usk, Brecon, Powys, United Kingdom on 06 September 2014

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The 10 Peaks Brecon race is a run/trek over a set route through the Brecon Beacons National Park. You will have to navigate yourself round the course, visiting the 10 mandatory Peaks in the set order (plus the other mandatory checkpoints) and cross the finish line within a 24 hour time limit.

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ARCHIVED RACE: Clif Bar 10 Peaks The Lakes @ Keswick Football Club, Keswick, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 28 June 2014

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There are three courses to choose from ranging from the tough 48km route through to the nearly impossible 100km course!

Clif Bar 10 Peaks Xtreme 100km/ 8000m ascent/ 30 hours

The Xtreme course takes things to another level! This 100km circular route, starting and finishing in Keswick takes in all of the 10 highest peaks […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Swiss Irontrail @ Switzerland, Davos, Grison, east part of Switzerland, Switzerland on 14 August 2014

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Irontrail – Beyond the limit Longest and highest single stage trail of the Alps. Over 11000 meter altitude from Davos back to Davos. Also shorter distances available such as 144k, 86k, 42k and 21k. Great race within the beautiful Swiss Alps. Just be there and be part of it.

Swiss Alpine Marathon Davos @ Switzerland, Davos, Grison, Switzerland on 26 July 2014

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On the eastern edge of Switzerland, where the mountains meet the sky, the Swissalpine is more than a race! Take a deep breath and dive into an unforgettable experience.

The area Davos / Bergün is full of contrasts and its diversity is one of its greatest treasures. Nature has remained untouched and time appears to […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Man vs Mountain @ Caernarfon Castle, Caernarfon, Caernarfonshire, United Kingdom on 07 September 2013

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Man vs Mountain @ Caernarfon Castle, Caernarfon, Caernarfonshire, United Kingdom on 07 September 2013 […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Mongolia Sunrise to Sunset @ Lake Hovsgol, Murun, Mongolia on 07 August 2013

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Mongolia Sunrise to Sunset @ Lake Hovsgol, Murun, , Mongolia on 07 August 2013 […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Rock the Boat 5K @ Historic Netherland Inn, Kingsport, TN, USA on 30 June 2012

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Rock the Boat 5K Race / Walk is a fun event that supports the historic Netherland Inn in Kingsport, Tennessee.

The course is fast, flat and beautiful. Runners and walkers of all ages come together to enjoy the natural beauty of East Tennessee while having fun!

We hope you decide to join us this year […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Ron Skilton Memorial Half Marathon @ Around Llanwrtyd Wells, Llanwrtyd Wells, Powys, Wales UK on 21 October 2012

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Llanwrtyd Wells, may be the smallest town in the UK but there’s always something going on and its location in a river valley alongside The River Irfon makes it and the surrounding mountain scenery spectacular! A great location for an early autumn fell run and all for a good cause too.

When a great man […]