adidas Terrex 50K Ultra & 10K Trail Race
The 50km Trail Ultra Marathon is graded ‘Very Hard’ and one to get into your 2020 ultra running calendar!
Our KMF 50km ultra marathon is fast becoming a classic in the calendar of ultra running enthusiasts, this fantastic course takes in some of the best trails and views that the Watendlath, Borrowdale, Butteremere and Newlands valleys have to offer. You don’t need to be an elite runner to complete the course, but make sure you have done the training required, as it can be a tough day out!
The route is a mixture of wide open trails, single track (fast & technical), big long ascents & fast technical descents, open valley running and very remote trails around the back of the Buttermere, Crummock Water and Newlands Valley’s. It takes in remote locations that you will not have run in before. Expect to be blown away by the views of the 4 valleys we take you through & overwhelmed by the quality of running you will be immersed in. This race is not only tough, but is also one of the most scenic races of its type in the Lake District, taking mountains and lowlands in its stride offering you one of the best trail running experience in the country!
The 10km Trail Run with 330M of ascent is graded ‘Moderate’ and open to all levels of runner with our wave system. Cruise round or race at the front end, it is a beautiful course to be enjoyed by all!
The start is located halfway down Derwent Water and is accessed by a scenic ride on one of the Keswick Launch Company’s boats, which is included in your entry fee. The finish line is in the Festival Village.
The course is a mixture of wide-open trails through amazing woodland, a little single track, a few short and sharp hills, some road & fields to finish. Expect amazing running in some of the Lake Districts best trail running country along the shores of Derwent Water & under the fellside flank of the famous Catbells.
10k details here.
|Race date||Sunday 17th May 2020|
|Venue||Crow Park, Keswick, Cumbria|
|Event website||Visit website|
Race details last updated on Monday 28th October 2019 a 10:46am.