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.


There is a article on our Deadwater ultra in the latest edition of this magazine (online read). ...

John Parkin kindly gave permisiion for me to include his Deadwater race report in the latest edition of Ultrarunning World published today.

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