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Surgeres 48hr – On this weekend

May 21, 2010 by

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This link  should get you the latest results over the weekend. http://www.48heures-surgeres.net/archive/2010/05/18/ledition_2010 I should also be getting regular updates from someone there. Phil

Amazing performances at World 24hr

May 15, 2010 by

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Some amazing performances at this year’s IAU 24hr. Go here to review: http://www.iau.org.tw/mediacenter.php Also a big congratulations to the Australian team for a job well done.

Ireland flies IAU flag at North Pole

April 27, 2010 by

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The International Associaton of Ultra Runners (IAU) banner was held at the top of the world, the Geographic North Pole, on 8th April 2010. The world’s coolest marathon, the North Pole Marathon, took place in near blizzard conditions on 7th April. Twenty-five athletes from 10 countries braved 45km per hour winds, sub-zero temperatures and snowdrifts […]

Schwerk wins 1,000 miles in Athens

March 29, 2010 by

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Wolfgang Schwerk finished the 1.000 Miles World Cup of the Athens Ultramarathon Festival in the first position (11 days, 23 hours, 18 min, 32 sec). http://www.championchip.gr/html/ent/123/ent.161123.asp

Surgere 48hr Race – 2010

February 23, 2010 by

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Runners starting list for Surgeres 48 hour May 21-23. Submitted by Tony Mangan. DAMES 1 – Marika HEINLEIN            47 ans    Allemagne 2 – Sylvie BOISVERT            47 ans    Canada 3 – Susan OLSEN            53 ans    Etats Unis 4 – Pamela REED            49 ans           « 5 – Sumie […]

Ireland scores World Titles!

February 8, 2010 by

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http://www.ultrarunningireland.com/live/news/808.html News Flash (31st January 2010): In a fantastic development for Irish ultra running, UltraRunning Ireland was awarded the World 50km Trophy Final (2010) and the World Trail Championships (2011). The decision was made at an IAU Executive Council Meeting at IAAF headquarters in Monaco. The World 50km Trophy Final will be held in conjunction […]

World Firsts for Tony Mangan

January 24, 2010 by

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http://www.ultrarunningireland.com/live/news/805.html Following extensive research, it is now believed that Ireland’s Tony Mangan is the first person in history to officially run 200km+ on two consecutive days. Tony set the current World Indoor Record for 48 hours when he completed 426.178km in Brno, Czech Republic in March 2007. In the process, he beat top Japanese ultra […]