Saturday, 11 May 2019
The Spire Ultra is a 33-mile loop round Chesterfield, for solo runners or three-person relay teams.
There’s a good report of this year’s race from the organisers here: https://spireultra.wordpress.com/2019/05/18/2019-results/ and from Runfurther here: http://runfurther.com/spire-ultra-2019/
Both men’s and women’s course records were broken, by Kevin Hoult (4:30:42) and Karen Nash (5:57:37) respectively. The relay course record was also broken, by Tim Clayton, Paul Sorrel and Luke Beresford, in 3:48:37. 63 solo runners and six teams completed the race.