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Race Day - Saturday 11th July 2020

Check Point, Feed Stations and Spectator Points will be available for the 55K and 100K events. Final Details will also be available to download at least 3 weeks before the event, containing all of the details you need to make your day enjoyable and smooth-running. Don't forget - as we're pretty much a paper free organisation, your start number and electronic timing chip are collected on the race weekend from the Registration and photo ID will be required (passport/driving licence etc) for the Ultra 100K and Ultra 55K events.

Mandatory Kit List - 100K and 55K (will be checked at Registration and spot checks at Checkpoints and the Finish) - see our KIT CHECK NOTES to answer Q & A's

Full waterproof body cover, top and bottom with taped seams (note - jacket to have a hood, windproof is not sufficient), First aid kit (to include minimum blister plasters, bandage and zinc oxide tape to secure dressing), Spare base layer top - long sleeved, Hat & gloves, Whistle, Mobile phone (fully charged), Head Torch and spare battery, Emergency foil blanket or bivi bag, Emergency food & drink (minimum one energy/muesli bar and 100ml water - additional to your general nutrition ie not to be eaten during the event).

Note : compass is optional, and poles and GPS are permitted. Suncream is also recommended.

The event venue, start and finish will be in Rothay Park, Ambleside. Map, profiles and GPX files of the routes will be detailed on the Course page

IMPORTANT - Strict Safety Cut Off Times will be operated for the event - these have been prepared for the safety of everyone in consultation with mountain rescue, safety, medical and communications experts and will be strictly adhered to. A broom wagon will follow runners around the course for anyone dropping out.


Friday 10th July 2020

14:00 Registration opens in the main marquee, Rothay Park, for Lakeland Trails Ultra 100K and Ultra 55K

20:00 Registration closes

Saturday 11th July 2020

00:00 START: Lakeland Trails Ultra 100K (23 hour time limit)

06:45 Car Park opens

07:00 Registration opens (For the Ultra 55K we recommend you register on Friday in case of last-minute delays)

10:00 START: Lakeland Trails Ultra 55K (12 hour time limit)

11:00 START: Lakeland Trails 23K (5 hour time limit)

12:30 START: Lakeland Trails 14K (3 hour time limit)

15:00 Children's Fun Trails

15.30: Après Trails live music with singer / songwriter Pete Lashley

16.30: Prize giving & spot prize giving for 23K and 14K

Sunday 12th July 2020

11:00 Apres Trails Party including live music from the amazing Pete Lashley

12:00 Prize Giving and Spot Prize Giving for 100K and 55K

The event requires over 150 marshals and stewards, so If you want to volunteer to help us in any way we would love to hear from you. Check out our volunteers page for more details.