Sky race

#1 A day at the skyrace

Inside the mind of elite mountain runner Joe Symonds, as he takes on Scotland’s first skyrace – a 50 km route over summits and along ridges in a trial of the body and mind.


Masonic Meadows and Burning Record Running by Friendly Foliage, and  Down and Able by James William Hindle.


Thanks to Joe Symonds, Shane Ohly, Es Tressider, Huw Williams and the Glencoe Skyline Race marshals.

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Edit: In the podcast, I say that the Glen Coe Skyline was the UK’s first skyrace. It wasn’t. Apologies.