ARCHIVED RACE: Brathay Half Marathon @ Brathay Hall, Ambleside, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 21 May 2017


The 13.1 mile route starts from Brathay Hall and you will run through the honey-pot village of Hawkshead and alongside the peaceful Esthwaite Water to the halfway point . The whole course is run on either closed or partially closed roads and the marshalls are the friendliest around! BrathayRunning has outstanding local support and, to […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Clif Bar 10 Peaks – The Lakes @ The Lake District, Keswick, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 25 June 2016


Long Course – 73km, 5600m ascent, 24 hours

The route will take you over dramatic rocky crags, across open moorland and through low lying bogs following a clockwise loop incorporating all ten of the Lake District’s highest peaks in the following order:

1. Helvellyn, 951 m (3,118 ft) 2. Bowfell, 902 m (2,960 ft) 3. […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Great Langdale Christmas Pudding 10K @ New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale, Nr Ambleside, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 05 December 2015

Cumbria UK 10K running races

The Great Langdale Christmas Pudding Run has become the peoples choice 10K winter run. This race appeals to fun runners and athletes alike. Every finisher gets a Christmas Pudding for completing the course and we encourage entrants to dress in festive costumes to add to the party atmosphere! end end

ARCHIVED RACE: The Great Langdale Road Races St Georges 10K @ New Dungeon Ghyll, Great Langdale, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 18 April 2015


A 10k out and back road run along the beautiful Great Langdale Valley in the heart of the English Lake District. The Great Langdale St Georges Day Run is a 10k run held in April each year. With the emphasis on FUN, this undulating 10k out and back road run attracts both the seasoned veterans […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Herdwick 10k @ Sticklebarn, Great Langdale, Nr Ambleside, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 05 July 2014


The Great Langdale Road Races in conjunction with the Herdwick Breeders Association, Princes Countryside Fund, Taste Cumbria, Herdy Company, Cumbria Life and the Langdale Gala are organising an additional date to the calendar of road races to support local Herdwick farmers.

This 10k race takes place with the support of our partners and supports Herdwick […]

ARCHIVED RACE: The Cumbria Way Ultra @ The Gill, Ulverston, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 13 September 2014


The Cumbria Way Ultra is an unmarked 73 mile trail ultra race which passes through the varied terrain of the beautiful Lake District, giving over 10,000 feet of ascent. The route follows the iconic trail which was first devised in the 1970s by local members of the Ramblers. The Cumbria Way Ultra provides a relatively […]

ARCHIVED RACE: The inov-8 Grand Tour of Skiddaw @ Lime House School, Holm Hill, Dalston, Carlisle, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 23 August 2014


The inov-8 Grand Tour of Skiddaw is a 44 mile unmarked trail ultra race taking in the beautiful Northern Lake District with a climb up the mighty Skiddaw at the approximate halfway point, giving a total of 7136 feet of ascent. The route is almost entirely run on public footpaths and bridleways, starting and finishing […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Raid 12 @ Moot Hall, Keswick, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 07 September 2013


Raid 12 @ Moot Hall, Keswick , Cumbria, United Kingdom on 07 September 2013 […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Buttermere Trail Run @ Croft Farm, Buttermere Village, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 07 April 2013


Buttermere Trail Run @ Croft Farm, Buttermere Village, Cumbria, United Kingdom on 07 April 2013 […]

ARCHIVED RACE: England Schools Fell Running Championships @ Cockermouth School, Lake District, Cockermouth, Cumbria, UK on 30 September 2012


Cockermouth School once again hosts the event, with entries taken from all English Schools. Races for years 7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, involving good running terrain getting more technical for older age categories. Excellent on-site facilities and parking. Please note that the start is 400 metres from the finishing area on the fields, with registration, changing, […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Duddon Valley Fell Race @ The Newfield Inn, Broughton in Furness, Cumbria, England on 09 June 2012


Long Duddon on 9 June 2012 at 11.15 from The Newfield Inn, Seathwaite LA20 6ED. 18 mile, 6000′ ascent fell race taking in Harter Fell, Hardknott, Little Stand, Three Shires, Swirl How, Dow Crag and Caw. Category A fell race under FRA rules. Full body cover must be carried. Some navigational skill or fell racing […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Karrimor Great Trail Challenge @ Keswick, Keswick, Lake District, England on 17 June 2012


A new off road running event has been announced for the Lake District by Nova International, the organisers of the Bupa Great North Run and British Gas Great North Swim.

The Karrimor Great Trail Challenge will take place on Sunday 17th June 2012 with 10k, half marathon and marathon distances – all starting and finishing […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Keswick Half Marathon @ Keswick Rugby Club House, Davidson Park, Keswick, UK on 06 May 2012

A stunning half marathon through the Lake District. The route goes around Derwentwater with an extra loop into the Newlands valley.

ARCHIVED RACE: Hawkshead 17K Trail Race & 10K @ Hawkshead Showground, Hawkeshead, Lancashire, UK on 28 April 2012

A 17km challenge through the Lake District. Choose from three events:

“The 17km Hawkshead Trail is split into TWO events – the Challenge, for less competitive runners, novice trail runners and those who want to take it easy and enjoy the views. The Challenge sets off at 13.00 and you get an hour extra to […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Buttermere Trail Run @ Croft Farm, Buttermere Village, Cumbria, UK on 01 April 2012

Buttermere provides the perfect backdrop for the Salomon UK Trail Tour. Overlooked by Fleetwith Pike, Red Pike and Haystacks, the route takes in the celebrated beauty of the Lake District.

Included in the entry fee: memento, tea/coffee & cake voucher for Croft Farm Cafe, Hydration & Feed Stations, well marked route, free event parking, event […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Ambleside Marafun @ Ambleside, Cumbria, UK, 9th October 2011


A rally marathon with 5 runners each running 5.25 miles in the beautiful Lake District. Please submit entries as soon as possible.

ARCHIVED RACE: 10 Peaks Challenge, 73km, Lake District, 2nd July 2011

The 10 Peaks Challenge is a non-stop hike/ run over the 10 highest peaks in The Lake District. The 2011 event takes place on the weekend of 2nd July covering approximately 73 kilometres with over 5,600 metres of ascent. The dramatic landscape of The Lakes provides a memorable back drop for a day that you […]

ARCHIVED RACE: Grizedale Off Road Duathlon, Grizedale Forest, Cumbria. 13th March, 2011

A challenging off road event in the southern Lake District. The event consists of a 6.5km trail run, followed by a 25km MTB incorporating the North Face bike trails, finishing with a final 6.5km trail run. The event is held entirely within the boundaries of Grizedale Forest Park, near Hawkshead & is completely off road. […]