Runners in The Spine spark Mountain Rescue

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Runners in The Spine spark Mountain Rescue

Three runners in the notoriously difficult Spine Race , which tags itself as ‘Britains most Brutal Race’ sparked a rescue recentley when they were late to a checkpoint. Feared lost in blizzard conditions during a recent cold snap in the UK mountain rescue was called to locate them.  All three were well equiped and had been led to the safety of a refuge hut by one of their number, who was wearing a GPS tracker, which ultimately lead a rescuers to their location, where they were found tired and cold but otherwise unharmed.  A good outcome to what could have been a tradgedy for any who were less well prepared or determined.  Read more here.


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