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Ultra & Trail Running Festival UK

Giggleswick School | Giggleswick | BD24 0DE

April 13 - April 14

The Ultra and Trail Running Festival is the first of its kind in the UK, bringing together an impressive line-up of renowned speakers and experts for an educational and ‘hands on’ weekend of talks, practical workshops, advice and guided runs in the spectacular Yorkshire Dales National Park.

Whether you are a seasoned runner or an enthusiast eager to find out more, this weekend will help take your running to a new level and make new connections in the ultra and trail running communities.

The event is hosted by Giggleswick Outdoor Pursuits, a commercial outdoor activity centre based at Giggleswick School, North Yorkshire. Residential options are available.

Talks and Workshops

  • Nutrition for ultra and trail runners
  • Fuelling and hydration on the move
  • The UTMB journey
  • Training for hills in flatlands
  • Physiology, training and injury prevention
  • Strength and conditioning for runners
  • Preparing for an ultra marathon
  • Running with poles
  • Navigation on the move
  • Hill ascending and descending

Event Details

April 13
April 14
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Website / Tickets:
01729 893097
Price - Adult
£185 non-residential early bird until 31 January 2019, thereafter £220
Other info (e.g additional charge for parking)
B&B £30pppn. Campervans £15 per night


Giggleswick School
Settle, BD24 0DE
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