News - May 2016 - Cape Wrath Ultra

News - May 2016

iancorless.com CapeWrath2016-9933 Close To The Edge 30th May 2016

As you might expect the finish line of the Cape Wrath Ultra™ was extraordinary and that bit different. The Cape Wrath lighthouse stands proudly atop some towering...

iancorless.com CapeWrath2016-3661 Lighthouse Chatter 29th May 2016 @ 16:00

As racers waited for their bus ride out at the Cape Wrath lighthouse there was time to take some finish line photos on their phones, and one of the most commonly...

iancorless.com CapeWrath2016-8628 Marcus Scotney Wins The First Cape Wrath Ultra 29th May 2016 @ 13:00

Marcus Scotney (UK), ran down the track towards the Cape Wrath lighthouse at 11:05 this morning and was cheered into the finish of the first Cape Wrath Ultra™ by a...

iancorless.com CapeWrath2016-2951 To Kinlochbervie - Next Stop Cape Wrath 28th May 2016

They say a week is a long time in politics, and it’s very definitely a long time if you have run, day after day, across the Scottish highlands on the Cape Wrath...

IMG 7667 The Longest Day 27th May 2016

“Day 6 is the longest day, but for all those that have made it this far, this day will unlikely defeat you.”     This was the description for Day 6 on the...

Day 5 finish Adventurers Assemble 26th May 2016 @ 17:00

Day 5 of the Cape Wrath Ultra was another hot one, with early cloud clearing away to leave clear blue skies as the participants made their way through the Fisherfield...

iancorless.com CapeWrath2016-1503 Into Fisherfield and the Second Half of the Cape Wrath Ultra 26th May 2016 @ 09:00

This morning participants in the Cape Wrath Ultra set off for day 5, moving into the second half of the course. There are many miles behind them and many more to go. ...

iancorless.com CapeWrath2016-9965 Running, A Life Changing Choice for Ita 25th May 2016 @ 19:00

The leading female participant in the first half of the race is one of the international racers, Ita Emanuela Marzotto from Tuscany, Italy. I chatted to her tonight...

iancorless.com CapeWrath2016-0939 Torridon Trails and Trials 25th May 2016 @ 17:00

Day 4 of the Cape Wrath Ultra took the participants into the mighty peaks of Torridon on another fine day, but at times in the morning still with a very cold wind...

iancorless.com CapeWrath2016-2631 A Cold, Windy Evening on Day 3 24th May 2016 @ 19:00

As dusk settles slowly towards night over camp 3 at the Cape Wrath Ultra a very cold evening wind has sprung up and everyone in camp is finding out their warm jackets...

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