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Welcome to the Lakeland Trails Ultra 100K & 55K, plus 23K & 14K - 11th July 2020

Our 100K Lakeland Trails Ultra returns again in 2020with it's iconic midnight start. A truly memorable journey, the tough, challenging course through some of the most dramatic mountain scenery in the Lake District, takes in 5 mountain passes and over 10,000 ft of elevation. It will certainly live up to it's billing as the most picturesque ultra marathon in the UK. Our shorter 55K Lakeland Trails Ultra also includes 3 mountain passes, with 7,000 ft ascent/descent along with 5 memorable feed stations.

The 55K Ultra is worth 3 ITRA points and the 100K Ultra is worth 4 ITRA points towards UTMB qualification.

Starting and finishing in Ambleside, the 100K and 55K Ultimate Trails Challenges take in a complete circuit of the central Lake District, along well marked and marshalled footpaths and bridleways. The 100K route is back again by popular demand for 2020.

Runners raved about the new 23K & 14K Ultimate Trails courses this year. Utilising much of the final section of the 100K and 55K courses, for those wanting a shorter trail run option, places will be in demand.

The start and finish arena will be quite a party, with entertainment, food stalls, trade and retail stands and PA commentary.

The courses are fully waymarked and marshalled, with well stocked feed stations along the route. There are some great prizes on offer for the Race, and winners prizes in the veteran classes.