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dragon’s back

27/04/2021
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Montane Dragon’s Back

We are serious about endurance. It’s fitting, therefore, that we are to commence sponsorship of one of the UK’s premier ultra-endurance events – the Montane Dragon’s Back – the year it extends its course to 380km of distance and 17,400m of ascent. The race will now also run over six days. Montane and the Dragon’s Back share a history of incredible feats of endurance, with Montane athletes setting the course record twice over the past 2 iterations of the race. Montane athlete Galen Reynolds currently holds the course record, and... Read More

28/05/2019
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New Athlete Wins Berghaus Dragon’s Back Ultra

Galen Reynolds wins the 2019 Berghaus Dragon’s Back Race, setting a new course record the same week he is announced as Montane’s newest Ultra Running Athlete. “I ran hard today. But apart from all the pain, it feels really good to win.”  – Galen Reynolds upon winning the 2019 Berghaus Dragon’s Back Created in 1992, the Dragon’s Back is an epic following the mountainous spine of Wales from North to South, its 315km total length and 15,500m incline split into 5 days.  Add ruthless checkpoint cut-offs and largely un-tracked terrain, and the... Read More