Ultra distance running
The Lakes In A Day - 50 miles through the English Lake District

Ultra distance running

Go beyond a marathon

26 miles is no longer the ultimate distance. Ultra running - essentially running any distance that's longer than a marathon - is becoming increasingly popular, both in the UK and worldwide. 

Could you become an ultra runner? Read our articles in this section to find out what it takes to make a marathon a walk in the park.


Expert advice and tips on ultra distance running.