Now in its 14th year the more windswept and, some might say, interesting younger sibling of the Jurassic Coast Challenge. The route starts near Padstow and finishes at Lands End. Complete up to 78.6 miles (3 marathons) over 3 days by walking, running or crawling, putting your mental and physical prowess against some of the wildest coastlines in Britain.
A scenic, low-key race, undulating and predominantly rural. Apart from the first and last miles the race is run over the countryside, five miles of which is on trails. This is the 36th running of this event. Plus fun run.
The Hardrock Hundred Mile Endurance Run is an ultramarathon of 100.5 miles in length, plus 33,050 feet of climb and 33,050 feet of descent for a total elevation change of 66,100 feet, at an average elevation of over 11,000 feet. The run is held on a loop course on 4WD roads, dirt trails, and cross country in Southern Colorado's San Juan Range, USA.
Brand new from Rat Race, Man Vs Coast pits you against 20+ miles of the most famous coastline in the British Isles - Marazion, in Cornwall. Expect high cliffs, brooding moorland, picture-perfect beaches, crashing waves, big swell, rough-hewn rocks, and awesome coasteering.
This multi terrain event takes place on the 2nd Sunday in May each year. A great 10 mile trail run in a great setting, greatly helped by the many marshals out in that wind! Trevornick Holiday Park, Holywell Bay, Newquay. Minimum age 16 years.
The Prague Marathon is held in the city of Prague in the Czech Republic each May. It was founded in 1995 and has grown to become a significant marathon event, being awarded IAAF Gold Label status.
Be prepared for an eyeful of Devon’s most glorious countryside in the Sigma Sports Dartmoor Demon. Straight from the off, you’ll be marvelling at the stunning Haldon Forest before heading down the River Teign.
The terrain will mostly be rolling, and you'll be able to choose from the 167km, 232km and 312km sportives.
Long route - 312km with an elevation of 4547m
Medium route - 232km with an elevation of 3813m
Short route - 167km in total with an elevation of 2534m
The Innsbruck Alpine Trailrun Festival will kick off the 2018 running season, offering experienced trail runners the perfect opportunity to prepare for upcoming runs and giving newcomers the chance to try out this new sport in an alpine-urban environment.
Organiser: Virgin Money
The London Marathon is a long-distance running event held in London, United Kingdom, part of the World Marathon Majors. The event was first run on 29 March 1981 and has been held in the spring of every year since.
As you ride and take in the views in the rolling scenery, there will be a number of hills to challenge your legs – plus a test to come near the end – with short and sharp climbs popping up every now and again to keep you on your toes.
Run, walk or crawl a marathon a day for 3 days along the stunning Jurassic Coastal Path. 3 marathons in 3 days is a format that is challenging but achievable by most. Runners, joggers, and walkers all take on the challenge and start at different times each day.
The second event in Adidas’s series of London City Runs, following the Shoreditch 10K last October. The Fulham event should attract plenty of PB seekers – Adidas claims this 10K route is London’s flattest.
Entry costs £40, which includes your race day T-shirt. Sign up at adidascityruns.com
Starting from the village of Langsett, South Yorkshire, the route will take you along some beautiful, compact forest trails. It will also take you out into the wilds for a short period, crossing stony, rocky terrain, and in parts you will come across some glorious mud, which we thinks adds variety.
Organiser: Global Running Adventures
The Antarctic Ice Marathon is run over the classic 42.195km (26.2 miles) marathon distance. The race encompasses an individual competiton, with male and female divisions. There is also an option to run a half marathon - the Frozen Continent Half Marathon - which commences at the same time as the marathon.