Saturday: Arrive 15 minutes before the recce start time and set off to be expertly guided around the first half of the route and transported back to Patterdale Hall at the end of the day
Sunday: Set off from Patterdale Hall, transported by our team, to Ambleside to join in from where you left off the day before and be expertly guided around the second half of the race route
Friday: Arrive at 18:00 for a social run at 18:30. Meet other entrants on the recce and also the Advanced Skyrunning Weekend and then eat and sleep at the events centre for 2019
Saturday: Eat breakfast at Patterdale Hall before setting off at 08:00, not the 'actual' race start time, to be expertly guided around the first half of the route and transported back to Patterdale Hall at the end of the day. Enjoy dinner, all amenities and comfortable accommodation at Patterdale Hall
Sunday: Enjoy a pre-breakfast yoga session for runners with Inspired Life Yoga, then breakfast at 07:30 in Patterdale Hall before you set off, to be transported by our team, to Ambleside to join in from where you left off the day before and be expertly guided around the second half of the race route
A fully expertly guided weekend around the epic NEW Lakes Sky Ultra course. Enjoy gleaning information about the route from your guide, whilst covering the race route over 2 days.
Included in the day:
Any runner who is aspiring to run/race the Lakes Sky Ultra 2019, based from the Patterdale Hall on 13th July 2019.
If you want to get the 'intel' on the route, learn the ups and downs, cover the technical sections and be guided over two days, then this is the weekend recce for you.
Just fancy covering the epic and gruelling Lakes Sky Ultra race route to see if this is the race for you, then come along and be guided by our expert team.
Option 1 [£120]:
Option 2 [£220]:
07:45: Arrive Saturday morning to leave at 08:00.
08:00 - [Not actual race start time] Set off to be expertly guided round the first half of the race route from Patterdale to Ambleside. Finish here and be transported back to Patterdale Hall.
08:30 - Sunday morning you will be transported from Patterdale to Ambleside to continue the recce from the Ambleside Campus of the University of Cumbria, being expertly guided around the second half of the route, arriving back in the Ullswater Valley at Patterdale Hall.
Option 2 [Full Board with Patterdale Hall - breakfast, packed lunch and evening meal]:
18:00 - Arrive Friday night and meet up with the Advanced Skyrunning weekend. Enjoy a small social run at 18:30 and arrive back at Patterdale Hall for a hearty home cooked meal.
07:30 - Eat a continental breakfast or full english breakfast at the Hall
08:00 - [not actual race start time] Set off Saturday morning to be expertly guided round the first half of the race route from Patterdale to Ambleside. Finish here and be transported back to Patterdale Hall.
19:00 - Sit down for another hearty home cooked meal and enjoy swapping stories of your day out with entrants on the Advanced Skyrunning Weekend course.
06:30 - Pre-breakfast Yoga session for runners with Inspired Life Yoga
07:30 - Full cooked or continental breakfast to set you up for the day
08:30 - Sunday morning you will be transported from Patterdale to Ambleside to continue the recce from the Ambleside Campus of the University of Cumbria, being guided around the second half of the route, arriving back in the Ullswater Valley at Patterdale Hall.
Check the weather forecast in advance of the training weekend and come prepared.
Please understand this is NOT a race!
The route recce is paced for the slowest runner, this is about learning the route, not getting around the course as fast as possible. Please do not arrive thinking you will be moving at your normal race pace.
We will be moving at a quick stroll uphill, jogging the flats and running the downs.
If you have higher aspirations than the above then please contact us at; firstname.lastname@example.org - to enquire about booking a 1:1 day or weekend with one of our guides who will put you through your paces.
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