Inspired to go skyrunning? Here are four events in Britain to choose from next year…
13 June 2015
V3K Ultra Nant Gwynant, Gwynedd
Run over all 15 mountains above 3,000ft in Wales, also known as the Welsh 3,000s. It’s a quick way to see the highlights of Snowdonia summits!
More information vegan-welsh-3000s.co.uk
2 August, 2015
Peak Skyrace, Buxton, Derbyshire
It’s time to start training hard for this 29.7-mile race with 2,000m of ascent. The climbs are short, sharp and frequent.
More information peakskyrace.co.uk
3rd October 2015
3×3 Ultra, Keswick, Cumbria
This is a monstrous ultra run, covering 80km and 4,000m of ascent including the Lake District’s three highest summits of Scafell Pike, Helvellyn and Skiddaw.
More information highterrainevents.co.uk
October 2015 (tbc)
Mourne Skyline Mountain Trail Race, Newcastle, County Down, Northern Ireland
Race 35km through the Mourne Mountains and climb 3,370m of accumulative ascent, starting and finishing at sea level.
More information mourneskylinemtr.com
Find more information at skyrunninguk.com