GB Ultras Training Runs 2024

All ‘entrants’ are invited to join the Team on training runs covering key sections of the GB Ultras events prior to race day. You can attend as many as you like, one day or both days of any given training weekend with the aim of learning the route and increasing confidence come Race day. You’ll […]


2021/2022 LIVERBIRD NEW YEAR RACE PROCEEDING EVENT PROCEEDING > Great news.  There are no new restrictions from the UK Government and we are proceeding as planned.  Race Instructions were sent on Christmas Eve but please find a brief summary of key details below, including ‘Registration times’ for all events. Apologies for any confusion.Liverbird Race Instructions (24/12/2021) […]


19/12/2021 – A quick update to let you know that everything is in place for the Liverbird New Year’s Double event taking place on Friday 31st December 2021 and Saturday 1st January 2022.    During some of the pandemic, UKA and England Athletics guidance has stated that ‘outdoor organised running events are permitted’, and a number of weeks […]


RACE INSTRUCTIONS  Thank you for taking on the challenge of the 2021 Liverbird New Year’s Double.  Welcome to the race. Following on from our race update – During the Race on ‘New Years Eve’ Friday 31st December 2021 and ‘New Years Day’ Saturday 1st January 2022, we will be actively updating the Facebook Liverbird New Years Double page […]


All entrants are invited to join the GB ULTRAS Team on FREE OF CHARGE training runs covering each of the race routes before the event. You can attend as many training runs as you like with the aim of learning the route and increasing confidence prior to Race day. You’ll also have the chance to meet other runners […]

Ultra Scotland 100 Mile – Race Cancellation

ULTRA SCOTLAND 100 MILE 2021 RACE CANCELLATION (DURING THE EVENT)  It was a real privilege to support runners during the race. However, during Ultra Scotland 100 mile unfortunately it was deemed necessary to cancel the event (during the mid-latter stages of the race) due to winds reaching 60mph and a windchill of approx -7c.   The decision was […]

Chester Ultra 2021 Training Run

Welcome to the Start Line of the Chester Ultra® 2021. Each year GB Ultras Running Club invite runners to join them for a free of charge training run covering some of the Chester Ultra® 50 Mile route. TRAINING RUN 2021  Saturday 5th June 2021 8am – 8.30am – 9am – Chester Ultra® Recce: Cover Frodsham […]

M2L 2021 Update – 10/03/21

‘Manchester to Liverpool Ultra’ 2021 Race Update –   On 25th February we emailed all participants entered into the Manchester to Liverpool Ultra, M2L Ultra, with options for their race entry in the upcoming event on Good Friday 2nd April.  Once we receive your choice, we’ll ensure that everything is updated and arranged for you. The latest government update […]

M2L ULTRA 2021 – Government Announcement on 22/02/2021

‘Manchester to Liverpool Ultra’ 2021 Race Update Dear Participant, I hope you and your family are keeping well through these difficult times. On Monday 22nd February 2021, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, announced the easing of the National Lockdown and easing of the COVID-19 restrictions in England.  It is expected, that on the 29th March, outdoor running events […]

2021 Chester Ultra 50 Mile Postponement

RACE UPDATE: 2021 Chester Ultra 50 Mile  As members living in the U.K. will be aware, England imposed new restrictions on 4th January to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Boris Johnson announced on 27th January that lockdown restrictions will come under review again on 15th February and a road map to the easing of restrictions […]