Elevated ridgelines, breathtaking exposure and extreme mountain terrain. Two Sky Races, one epic weekend.

"What a great event!! Truly epic, incredibly tough and challenging!" Will M, 2016.

Join us for an unforgettable weekend of extreme mountain running in England's Lake District. 

Lakes Sky Ultra™ and Scafell Sky Race™ are part of the Skyrunning UK national series. Run on fully marked courses, both routes have been designed to test mountain runners of all abilities to the limits of their skill, endurance and nerves. Which will you choose?

Lakes Sky Ultra™ and Scafell Sky Race™ are Mountain Run events.

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Points for the UK Skyrunning Series and a UK Qualifier for the Skyrunning World Champs. 6 Dec 2017
Points for the UK Skyrunning Series and a UK Qualifier for the Skyrunning World Champs.

In this article we explain the points system for the UK Skyrunning Series and also what it means to be a qualifying race for the Skyrunning World Championships

Advendure  - LDST's new media partner for 2018 24 Nov 2017
Advendure - LDST's new media partner for 2018

Advendure are Greece's leading outdoor media channel and we are extremely excited to partner up with these guys and gals.

Lake District Sky Trails 2018 28 Oct 2017
Lake District Sky Trails 2018

The Lakes Sky Ultra weekend changes its name.

Dates released for the Lakes Sky Ultra™ and Scafell Sky Race™ weekend for 2018 4 Sep 2017
Dates released for the Lakes Sky Ultra™ and Scafell Sky Race™ weekend for 2018

The dates are set for the epic Lakes Sky Ultra™ and Scafell Sky Race™ 2018.

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