2024 Lake District Ultra 2nd 1/2 Challenge 50km: Training plans, distance, date, location, and more

Find out all you need to know about the Lake District Ultra 2nd 1/2 Challenge 50km – including how to choose the best training plan to get race-ready and set a new personal best.

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About the event

Starting at Lakeside, the second 50km half of the Lake District Ultra invites runners to complete their ultra journey back to Kendal, encountering 1200m of elevation gain through stunning landscapes that include rugged hillsides and serene lake views. This section of the race challenges runners with its demanding climbs and technical descents, testing endurance and descending skills. It’s suited for those who have tackled the first half and are ready to complete their ultra challenge, or for new runners looking for a challenging but slightly less daunting entry into ultra marathons. Completing the second half of the Lake District Ultra offers not just the joy of finishing but also the cumulative satisfaction of having experienced the full breadth of what the Lake District has to offer, encapsulated in a single, memorable race.

Date: 

Sat
Jun 8
2024

Location: 

Lakeside, United Kingdom

Distance

50km

Elevation profile: 

Hilly

Website: 

Link

Elevation gain: 

1200m

Number of participants: 

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How to train for Lake District Ultra 2nd 1/2 Challenge 50km: Lake District Ultra 2nd 1/2 Challenge 50km training plans for every runner

To train for Lake District Ultra 2nd 1/2 Challenge 50km, you’ll need a personalized training plan and to build up your weekly mileage progressively.

Runna offers running training plans for every runner and goal out there.

With Runna, your running coaching app, you get a personalized 50km training plan that:

  • Structures your week and sets out all sessions for you
  • Automatically adjusts your mileage and types of runs to help you perform at your best
  • Incorporates deloads and strength training
  • Helps you manage your recovery and nutrition

Having a plan will also help with accountability, meaning that you can focus purely on improving your running game.

Check out our personalized 50km training plans to find the one that best suits your goals.

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