July 2019

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This year’s Montane Lakeland was such a fantastic weekend for my own result but also I am so grateful to be there and involved with such a brilliant atmosphere. I may be slightly biased as I have had some great experiences there, then again I have also had a not so good one, but the weekend really stands out as one of the best not just in the UK but out of all of the ones Kim and I have done overseas too, it is really special. Jayson winning the... Read More

bmc dart limited edition t-shirt | montane 24/07/2019
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NEW Limited Edition BMC Dart T-Shirts

Our summer collaboration with the British Mountaineering Council (BMC); limited edition Dart T-Shirts released to continue supporting BMC. Men’s BMC Dart Limited Edition T-Shirt BMC Logo Detail (click to view more) Celebrating Montane as the Recommended Clothing and Pack Partner of the BMC, the Men’s and Women’s BMC Dart T-Shirt Limited Editions combine the robust versatility of our technical Dart T-Shirt with subtle BMC branding and exclusive colour pallet. Men’s Montane X BMC Dart T-Shirt Limited Edition custom styling and colour pallet (click to view more). The Dart is classic... Read More

montane lakeland | montane 23/07/2019
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Once again, the Montane Lakeland 50 & 100 is looking forward to a sell-out event. In 2018, the race increased entries by 25% to 1,600 to cope with the large demand associated with Britain’s biggest and most iconic ultra-marathon.  Once again, the event – and entrants – are looking forward to a weekend battling the trails, hills, and weather of the country’s premier ultra-race. Veterans of the race and area know that conditions in the lake district can change on a dime and contribute to the challenge as much as... Read More

howard dracup | montane 17/07/2019

HOWARD DRACUP – Brecon Beacons 100 Win

I’ve always had a bit of a fascination for the Brecon Beacons but never been. As soon as I hear its name I immediately think of the armed forces and their gritty resolve. Looming over this is the huge beautiful lump they call Pen Y Fan. So when GB Ultras released a brand new race for 2019 – The Beacons Way Ultra – I thought “what a perfect excuse to go to the Brecons”! So, I spontaneously booked myself on the race there and then in bed late one night... Read More

howard dracup | montane 01/07/2019
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HOWARD DRACUP: Brecon Beacons 100 Kit List

Here’s my kit list I chose to either wear, carry or have in my drop bag for versatility/change in weather! Pre, during & post race: Montane Transition 40L Holdall Kit Bag Montane VIA Razor 15L Running Vest Pack Montane Razor Running Shorts Montane VIA Sun Visor Montane Men’s Featherlite Trail Vest Montane Power Dry Gloves Montane VIA Fang 5L Running Vest Pack Montane Dragon Pull-On Fleece Jacket Montane VIA Gecko Running Vest Pack Montane Cadenza Cap Montane Allez Micro Fleece Hoodie Montane Primino 140 T-Shirt Montane Minimus Stretch Ultra Waterproof... Read More