Lakeland 50 & 100 Recce Days 2020/21

The recce days give you the opportunity to practice on the course and experience the terrain and navigation required. We split the 100 miles route into 4 sections to cover the full 100 course. The 50 mile event is the final 50 miles of the 100 course, so this means that your relevant sections are…

2021 ballot entries go live Tuesday September 1st at 9am.

Ballot opens 9am – midnight, Tuesday 1st September. We have an additional 500 places and if you wish to be considered for the event in 2021, please add your name and details. Things to know: 1. You can only register from 9am to midnight, Tuesday September 1st, on the entry page (link below).2. The time…

2020 Event Cancellation

It is with great sadness that we have to issue the following statement. We have previously said that we would make the decision to cancel the 2020 Lakeland 50 & 100 when we reached a point where we felt that the event could no longer safely go ahead. Sadly we believe we are now at…

Lakeland 100 Recce Day 3 – Buttermere to Dalemain, 23rd May 2020

Recce day 3 takes place from Buttermere to Dalemain and covers the 2nd quarter of the 100 course. The route is one of the easier sections with relatively good tracks and few aggressive climbs and descents. On the Sunday morning the coach will leave at 8:00am from Dalemain Estate near Pooley Bridge, please park your…

Recce Weekend January 18th 2020, Ambleside to Coniston Night Run

The second recce of the 19/20 season covers the ground from Ambleside to Coniston and is relevant for both 50 and 100 mile runners. This is the final 16 miles of the 50 and 100 miles course. The route leave Ambleside Parish Hall (CP12) and climbs over Loughrigg, before following the main track into Great…

Lakeland 50 & 100 Christmas Appeal 2020

For those of you who follow the Lakeland 50 & 100 on social media, you will be well aware of the funds raised and donated to charity on a daily basis. Our Epic Kidz charity, funded by Lakeland 50 & 100 and Epic Events started as a way to fund children in sport and has…

#TheLakelandJourney #WhatsYourStory

The 2020 Montane Lakeland 50 & 100 is 8 months away and this year we’re encouraging people to write about their journey. One of our projects for the coming year is to engage primary schools, encourage writing and publish some of their work. But we’re also interested in hearing your stories. Writing and story telling…

What’s your story?

We’d like to introduce you to St Mary & St John Primary School in Wigan. During their English lessons, their teacher Mr Gilbertson is keen for the year 5 children to produce stories and poems, which can reach a wider audience. The Lakeland 50 & 100 is famous for its stories… so we feel that…

Montane Lakeland 50 & 100 Ballot, Sunday September 1st

ENTRIES OPEN THIS SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 1ST FROM 9AM – 12 NOON 1. If possible, can those entering the 100 please register between 9am-10am and those doing the 50 register 10am-12noon, to reduce any strain on the entry system. 2. IMPORTANT: Once you have started your registration your have 1 hour to complete, so whilst registration…