Jim Walmsley wins at Nice Cote d'Azur by UTMB

Jim Walmsley secures Western States return with Roubion-Nice 115k UTMB World Series win

Camille Herron Jackpot 100 Championship finish [copyright Kevin Youngblood]

Camille Herron and Fotis Zisimopoulos smash 153-mile Spartathlon course records

A runner at Mammoth Trail Fest in California [Photo credit: Golden Trail World Series]

Remi Bonnet and Judith Wyder claim Mammoth Trail Fest 26k wins on Golden Trail World Series

The scenery near Moab, where the Moab 240 is held

Moab 240: Route, live tracking & how to enter

SCARPA Goldengate Kima RT Trail Running Shoes

Scarpa Golden Gate Kima RT


‘Unfinished business’ – Sonia Ahuja eyes Badwater course record after inspiring Indian runners with 2023 podium

‘People thought I was crazy’ – Why Sonia Ahuja ran three 100-mile races in three months to reach Badwater 135

Simen Holvik hails Badwater win as ‘biggest accomplishment of my sports career’


Harvey Lewis ‘a zombie’ after Badwater 135 podium and Backyard Ultra

‘Smiling tricks the brain’- Ashley Paulson reacts to her record-breaking Badwater 135

Ashley Paulson demolishes own course record at Badwater 135 as she takes overall victory

‘Life doesn’t seem real’ – Youngest ever Badwater 135 entrant Kaylee Frederick

Youngest entrant ever, 26 nationalities and a casino dealer: A breakdown of the 2023 Badwater 135 field

A selection of the top mountain, sky & trail runners

Marathon des sables


Mohamed El Morabity and Maryline Nakache claim Marathon des Sables titles

El Morabity and Nakache extend winning leads on stage five of the Marathon des Sables

Rachid El Morabity pulls out after “unfair” Marathon des Sables penalty

Ragna Debats’ dream over as Mohamed El Morabity holds firm on stage four

Mohamed El Morabity, Ragna Debats lead after stage three of Marathon des Sables

SHoe Reviews

Independently tested reviews of the best trail running shoes...and the occasional road shoe

Barkley Marathons


Barkley Marathons finisher Karel Sabbe on Marathon des Sables ‘training session’

Ultra running: 10 BRUTAL races which will blow your mind

‘We had an absolute blast’ – Eoin Keith on ‘brilliant’ Barkley experience

Teamwork and ‘treachery’ – Tom Hollins’ experience as a Barkley virgin

Damian Hall Q&A on his epic first experience at Barkley Marathons

"The Race That Eats Its Young"

If you've never come across the madness of the Barkley Marathons this documentary is a great place to start.
Movie Review

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